Applications are invited for a Middle Grade Specialty Doctor. The successful candidate will join the existing General Surgical Department at Royal Glamorgan Hospital. The post will have a general surgical emergency resident 'on call' commitment on a 1:10 basis.
This post will join the team of consultants responsible for the provision of general surgical services to Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board. The Registrar Post will be based at Royal Glamorgan Hospital in Llantrisant, but may also be required to undertake sessions across other sites within the organisation.
The post will be required to share with Consultant colleagues the responsibility of providing General Surgical outpatient and inpatient care for the local population and in doing so foster excellent working relationships within and outside the General Surgical Department.
The General Surgery Department has supportive Consultants and a successful track record of facilitating the SAS/Specialty Doctor's to progress to CESR. Any successful candidate will have a great opportunity to have guidance from the candidates who have already obtained CESR or from those who are now in the CESR process.
The successful candidate would be working at ST / registrar level within the Department of General Surgery, Colorectal, Breast and Upper GI Surgery. The post would offer regular outpatient clinics, theatre sessions and registrar on-call duties (1 in 10 ). Endoscopy training is available to interested trainees.
Main duties of the job
To support the activities of the Gereral surgery department. Elective activity will include exposure to surgical sub Specialities such as oncology, open and laparoscopic surgery.
To enhance services within the Surgical Care Group.
To assist in team building across all Care Group services and teams.
Clinical Sessions include:
- Outpatient Clinics
- Theatre Sessions
- Ward Rounds
- Pre Operative Assessment
- Post Operative Assessment
Supporting Professional Activity
- Clinical Audit and Risk Management
- Education and training.
English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply
Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board is part of the NHS Wales family. Our Health Board provides primary, secondary and community health and wellbeing services to around 450,000 people living in three County Boroughs: Bridgend Merthyr Tydfil, and Rhondda Cynon Taf.
We live by our core values:
- We listen, learn and improve
- We treat everyone with respect
- We all work together as one team
We are a proud local employer; around 80% of our 15000 workforce live within our region, making our staff not only our lifeblood of our organisation but of the diverse communities that we serve.
You will be able to find a full Job Description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents.
- Full GMC Registration
- MRCS or Equivalent
- Sufficient experience in surgery and significant experience in full-time hospital service in SHO or higher grade or equivalent
- Significant experience in the field