Trust Doctor StR Higher in Maxillofacial Surgery
Trust StR Higher in Maxillofacial & Oral Surgery Department (Non Training)
Grade: Trust StR Higher
Contract: FTC - 12 Months
Please apply via NHS Jobs, attaching your CV.
University Hospitals Plymouth is a trauma centre and one of the largest and busiest hospitals in the South West. Working as a Trust StR Higher at Derriford hospital is an enjoyable and varied job, providing vast amounts of opportunities to gain experience in oral and maxillofacial surgery. You will be part of a very supportive and approachable team and provided with great educational support and hands-on training. The second on-call shifts are on a rotational basis with up to 1:6 weekday on-call shifts, and up to 1:6 weekends on-call. The workload includes dentoalveolar surgery, facial trauma, orofacial malignancy, the treatment of facial deformities, TMJ surgery and Orthodontics. Patients are seen in outpatient clinics, local anaesthetic clinics, theatres and on-call duties, which provides an interesting daily variation. There is a study leave allowance which is great for undertaking postgraduate courses or examinations.
Undergraduate Medical Education
Plymouth University Peninsula School of Medicine and Dentistry (PUPSMD) has been praised by the GMC for its innovative approach to undergraduate medical education. The curriculum is based around problem based learning and has been highly ranked by our graduates in how they felt prepared for postgraduate medicine. Your role will include important opportunities to engage with undergraduate education, in both the hospital environment and the school itself, to continue this vital job of producing tomorrow's doctors and allied health care professionals.
For further details of the post or the Maxillofacial surgery Department please contact Mr David Courtney via his secretary Pauline Williams on 01752 431622.
BMJ Ref: BMJ-46916/216-10215-MAX