Hours: Part time - 8 sessions per week
Applications are invited for an 8 PA Consultant Paediatric Ophthalmologist and Oculoplastic Surgeon based at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust. In conjunction with the current Ophthalmology team, the surgeon will be responsible for delivering the ophthalmic service at Great Ormond Street Hospital.
The main duties of the post will include participation in oculoplastic and general paediatric ophthalmic outpatient clinics and operating lists, working collaboratively within the multidisciplinary team, taking an active part in trainee development, and working to enhance the delivery of the service through structured Quality Improvement.
Great Ormond Street Hospital is one of the largest centres in the world for the treatment of orbital and peri-orbital lympho-venous and vascular malformations. The successful applicant will be expected to have experience in supporting interventional radiology and dermatology services in the optimal management of children and young persons with orbital vascular malformations. Similar experience in supporting tertiary craniofacial, plastic surgical and oncology services in the management of children with complex disorders involving the orbit and ocular adnexae is essential.
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust is a postgraduate teaching hospital, linked with the Institute of Child Health (ICH).
Potential applicants are welcome to visit the department and discuss this post.
The specialty is led by Prof I Christopher Lloyd. Interested applicants are invited to contact Prof I Christopher Lloyd, Speciality Lead by telephone on 020 7405 9200 ext.5818 or email on IanChristopher.Lloyd@gosh.nhs.uk.
The successful candidate must possess full GMC registration, FRCOphth (or equivalent), and be on the specialist register for Ophthalmology (CCT or equivalent), or within 6 months of award of CCT (or equivalent) by date of interview.
The Trust encourages applications from all sections of the community.
The provisional AAC (interview) date for this post is 29th March 2022.
All applicants should return their application forms electronically. You must register first before you can apply for the post. If you have any queries please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org quoting the appropriate reference number.
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Closing date: 17 February 2022.
Provisional Interview date: 29 March 2022.