Consultant in Emergency Medicine

Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro
£84,559 - £114,003 10 PA per annum
29 Oct 2021
17 Jan 2022
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for motivated individuals to join and expand our enthusiastic team of 13 Consultants at the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Emergency Department.

The thriving tourism industry ensures we see over 80,000 patients per annum with a varied case mix and a high proportion of trauma.

Annualised team job planning allows individual flexibility but will (at 14 WTE) provide Consultant shop floor cover 08:00-00:00 7 days a week along with 24/7 middle grade cover. We have a developing ACP programme, an expanding nursing team and are involved in daily medical student teaching in one of the UK's top ten medical schools. We rated the best hospital in the South West on the GMCs national training survey in 2019.

Specialist interests are encouraged and supported, there is a particular opportunity (but not essential) for a Trauma Transfer Consultant post as part of or in addition to your core contact. The Trauma Trauma Consultant will be responsible for delivering excellent care throughout the whole Major Trauma patient pathway. This 24/7 rota supports acute resuscitation, onward transfer as well as in patient care.

Cornwall is a beautiful county, which offers an outstanding quality of life and provides many opportunities for outdoor activities, with its sailing waters, surfing beaches and rugged coastal pathways for walking, and cycling. There is a thriving arts and theatre scene as well as an interesting variety of eating places, including celebrity-owned restaurants within Cornwall.

To see what life and Emergency Medicine in Cornwall is all about visit: bit. ly/ EDRecruit

Informal enquires are welcome to further discuss all that we have to offer in both professional and personal quality of life.

Contact Mark Jadav, Clinical Director for Emergency Medicine or Jenny Farrant, EM Consultant and Recruitment lead on 01872 25 3219/2452 or

BMJ Ref: BMJ-50705/156-MS-3246