Locum Consultant Ophthalmologist with a special interest in Glaucoma

Location
Singleton Hospital, Swansea
Salary
£94,638 per annum
Posted
02 Dec 2021
Closes
17 Dec 2021
Ref
BMJ-54622/130-NPTSSG9736L
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for a 12 month Consultant Ophthalmologist, with a specialist interest in Glaucoma.

2 posts will be based at Singleton Hospital in Swansea. You will join a team of Glaucoma subspecialists as part of a South West Wales Regional Glaucoma Service, with consultants sharing duties across Swansea Bay and Hywel Dda University Health Boards.

You will be joining a team of 12 Consultants responsible for the provision of Ophthalmology services to the Swansea Bay University Health Board. You will participate in the 1 in 12 on call rota at Singleton Hospital, with prospective cover.

We are currently reconfiguring our services to ensure they remain safe and sustainable in the future, andthere may be occasions when you will be requested to work at other locations within the Health board and regionally within Hywel Dda University Health Board

We place great emphasis on continuous professional development and will actively support you in the development and achievement of personal goals. There are modern seminar rooms, libraries and video libraries fully equipped with the latest technology

Situated in South Wales, the area surrounding the location boasts beautiful scenery, affordable housing, excellent schools and higher education and good road and rail links to London.

Candidates who may wish to seek further information or who would like to arrange to visit the Health Board are invited and encouraged to contact:

Mr Mike Austin, Ophthalmology Consultant, Clinical Lead

Tel: 01792 205666 Ext 35199 or Email: Michael.Austin@wales.nhs.uk

Mr Dougie Russell, Unit Medical Director for Neath Port Talbot and Singleton Hospital

Tel: 01792 205666 Ext 35263 or Email: Dougie.Russell@wales.nhs.uk

Mr Martin Bevan, Unit Medical Director for Neath Port Talbot and Singleton Hospital

Tel: 01639 862000 Ext 48921 or Email Martin.Bevan@wales.nhs.uk

For further details / informal visits contact:

Mr Michael Austin

Ophthalmology Consultant (Glaucoma)

Email address

Michael.Austin@wales.nhs.uk

Telephone number

Tel: 01792 205666 Ext 35199

Additional contact information

Mr Dougie Russell, Unit Medical Director for Neath Port Talbot and Singleton Hospital

Tel: 01792 205666 Ext 35263 or Email: Dougie.Russell@wales.nhs.uk

Mr Martin Bevan, Unit Medical Director for Neath Port Talbot and Singleton Hospital

Tel: 01639 862000 Ext 48921 or Email Martin.Bevan@wales.nhs.uk

BMJ Ref: BMJ-54622/130-NPTSSG9736L