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Locum Consultant in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
£86,063 to £111,732 a year gross per annum
Closing date
13 Dec 2022

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Hospital, Obstetrics and gynaecology
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Job Details

We are recruiting a locum consultant to join our existing team on a full time fixed term basis with commitment in both Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

We are particularly seeking a colleague with either interests in Benign Gynaecology or Antenatal care, in addition to a broad range of generic skills in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

The applicant must have a Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) or equivalent qualification in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and must be registered in the GMC's specialist register.

Main duties of the job

This is a fixed term post supporting the current Gynaecology service with Obstetric component. The post holder will be supporting consultant delivered care and junior doctor training through alternative models of working. There will be a general commitment in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

The appointee will take full responsibility for clinical care of patients during their duties. Additional support and mentoring will also be available as appropriate based on the appointee's experience.

The consultant is expected to be physically on site while providing labour ward cover during working hours.

About us

North Wales is the perfect place to train, work and live. With stunning surroundings, affordable housing, great schools and a true sense of community wherever you go, North Wales is the perfect place to settle down on your own or with a family.

Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and 'Proud to Lead' competence framework.

Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity and are proud to welcome applicants under the Disability Confident Employer scheme.

As part of the Health Board's strategic collaboration with Bangor University, individuals with an interest in teaching and research who can demonstrate and agree a possible contribution to the School can be considered and nominated for recognition through the University's process for granting honorary titlesand help to deliver our shared vision for the North Wales School of Medicine and Health.

Job description
Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a detailed Job Description and Person Specification in the Supporting Documents section.

Person Specification
Knowledge and Qualifications

  • MRCOG or equivalent appropriate specialist registration
  • Inclusion on Specialist Register of GMC or eligible for award of CCT within 6 months of interview date
  • RCOG Benign Gynaecology ATSM or equivalent


  • RCOG Antenatal Lead ATSM or Equivalent
  • Additional relevant degree(s)


  • Appropriate experience in training grade posts at SpR/SR/STR leading to accreditation for CCT, CESR or recognised equivalent
  • Equivalent training accepted by College/GMC for Specialist Register (CESR)


  • Evidence of audit/Quality improvement projects

Clinical Experience and Effectiveness

  • Clinical training and experience in general obstetrics and Gynaecology equivalent to that required for a UK CCST
  • Statement regarding appropriate training and experience, including that relating to a specialist interest
  • Completed ATSMs appropriate to the post


  • Computer skills
  • Evidence of effective service development

Management and Administrative Experience

  • Proven engagement in management activities


  • Qualification/Evidence of management and administration experience

Teaching and Training

  • Experience of supervising junior staff


  • Teaching qualification

Other relevant requirements

  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, patients, relatives, GPs, nurses and other agencies
  • Ability to work in pressured environment
  • Able to fullfil the travel requirements of the post


  • Ability to network with other CPG's, consultants, trainees and management staff
  • Car owner/driver because of geography of the Health Board

BMJ Ref: BMJ-100640/050-LCON-OG-1122





We provide a full range of primary, community, mental health and acute hospital services across 3 district hospitals, 22 community hospitals and a network of over 90 health centres, clinics, community health team bases and mental health units. BCUHB also coordinate the work of 113 GP practices and the NHS services provided by dentists, opticians and pharmacists across the region.

Our aim is to enable everyone who uses our services to do so through the medium of Welsh or English, according to personal choice and to encourage other users and providers to use and promote the Welsh language in the health sector.

Our vision

  • We will improve the health of the population, with particular focus upon the most vulnerable in our society
  • We will do this by developing an integrated health service which provides excellent care delivered in partnership with the public and other statutory and third sector organisations
  • We will develop our workforce so that it has the right skills and operates in a research-rich learning culture

Our values

  • Put Patients first
  • Work together
  • Value and respect each other
  • Learn and innovate
  • Communicate openly and honestly

Our purpose

  • To improve health and deliver excellent care
  • Our strategic goals
  • Improve health and wellbeing for all and reduce health inequalities
  • Work in partnership to design and deliver more care closer to home
  •  Improve the safety and outcomes of care to match the NHS's best
  • Respect individuals and maintain dignity and care
  • Listen to and learn from the experiences of individuals
  • Support, train and develop our staff to excel
  • Use resources wisely, transforming services through innovation and research

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  • Locations:
    Ysbyty Gwynedd, Penrhosgarnedd, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 2PW
    Telephone enquiries: 01248 384 384

    Glan Clwyd Hospital, Rhyl, Denbighshire, LL18 5UJ
    Telephone enquiries: 01745 583 910

    Wrexham Maelor Hospital, Croesnewydd Road, Wrexham, LL13 7TD
    Telephone enquiries: 01978 291 100
  • 01248 384 384
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