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Consultant Radiologist - Abdominal/Gynae Radiology

Swansea Bay University Health Board
£86,063 to £111,732 a year pa pro rata
Closing date
18 Feb 2023

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Hospital, Clinical radiology
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Are you a passionate, innovative and enthusiastic Radiologist striving for a fulfilling career and flexible work life balance? Why not make that a reality in one of the most beautiful locations in the UK?

We are looking for a general radiologist with specialist interest in abdominal / gynaecological imaging with or without non vascular intervention to join our regional service.

Swansea Bay University Health Board provides many tertiary referral services. The radiologist will join a team of 3 substantive consultant gynaecological radiologists.

We have 28 Consultant Radiologists delivering excellent radiology services over a range of specialities.

Main duties of the job

Swansea Bay University Health Board includes the busy tertiary referral centre of Morriston Hospital, the less acute, cancer orientated Singleton Hospital by the beach, and the smaller Neath Port Talbot Hospital. If you have an interest in education, many of our radiologists deliver sessions of dedicated teaching at the National Imaging Academy for Wales which is 40 minutes away along the M4. We also regularly teach medical students from Swansea University.

The Department offers many varied opportunities to capture all career aspirations within Radiology. Research and Development and teaching are fundamental to the service as a result of close working links with Swansea University Medical School, currently ranked 4th in the UK.

About us

Swansea Bay University Health Board is situated in one of Wales' areas of outstanding natural beauty. Offering stunning beaches and coastlines whilst the Brecon Beacons National Park is less than an hour away. Local communities are welcoming with many highly ranked independent schools and colleges within the locality. Rail and road links are excellent with all of our Swansea Bay Hospitals being situated along the M4 corridor.

Applicants are encouraged to visit the Hospital and surrounding area. For an informal and confidential chat please contact Dr Toby Wells (Clinical Director) at

Job description
Job responsibilities

For further details, including the main duties of the role and additional contacts for an informal discussion, please refer to the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

Person Specification

  • GMC Registered
  • Licence to Practice
  • Appear on Specialist Register or within 6 months of CCT


  • FRCR


  • Clinical Skills - Ability to report general and abdominal/gynaecological CT, MRI and Ultrasound, to participate in / lead Gynaecological Multi Disciplinary Team meetings, and take part in a general radiology on call service


  • Ability to perform Non Vascular GI/ Abdominal Intervention - biopsies, drains, nephrostomies etc

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About us:

Swansea Bay UHB covers a population of approximately 390,000 in the Swansea and Neath Port Talbot areas, with an annual budget of around £1bn. The health board employs approximately 12,500 staff.

It has three major hospitals providing a range of services: Morriston and Singleton in Swansea, and Neath Port Talbot Hospital in Port Talbot. We also have a community hospital and primary care resource centres providing clinical services outside the main hospitals.

Primary care independent contractors play an essential role in the care of our population and the health board commissions services from GPs, opticians, pharmacists and dentists across the area.

We have 49 GP practices in our health board area, 72 dental practices including orthodontists, 31 optometry practices and 92 community pharmacies. Mental health and learning disabilities services are provided both in hospital and community settings.

The Welsh Centre for Burns and Plastic Surgery at Morriston Hospital forms part of the UK network of burns and plastic surgery units, covering Wales, and the south west of England. Morriston is one of two specialist cardiac surgery services in Wales.

Other specialist services provided by the health board included cleft lip and palate, renal, fertility and bariatric surgery. Forensic mental health services are provided to a wider community which extends across the whole of South Wales.

The health board has an excellent reputation for research and innovation, with excellent links with Swansea University.

Swansea Bay University Health Board

Our Sites:

  • Morriston Hospital - our largest site, hosting our Emergency Department and tertiary services. One of the largest in Wales
  • Singleton Hospital hosts a range of acute services and maternity unit
  • Neath Port Talbot Hospital provides a range of inpatient, outpatient and day case services 
  • We also provide a comprehensive Mental Health Service at Swansea, Neath Port Talbot and Bridgend sites, along with Gorseinon Hospital for Assessment and Rehabilitation of Older People
  • Learning Disabilities - Celebrating 100 years of Learning Disability Nursing

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