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Consultant Anaesthetist

NHS Lothian
St John's Hospital, Edinburgh
Consultant (£96,963 - £128,841)
Closing date
12 Mar 2024

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Specialist doctor, Anaesthesia
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

NHS Lothian

Consultant Anaesthetist

St John’s Hospital

Reference : 177469

Closing Date : 12/03/2024



NHS Lothian is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best.

To this end, NHS Lothian welcomes applications from all sections of society.

Applicants must have full GMC Registration, a license to practise and eligible for inclusion in the GMC Specialist Register. Those trained in the UK should have evidence of higher specialist training leading to CCT or be within 6 months of confirmed entry from the date of interview. CESR (Certificate of Eligibility for Specialist Registration) route doctors are only eligible to apply for a substantive consultant post once CESR is awarded. Non-UK applicants must demonstrate equivalent training. 

Applications are welcome for the above Permanent, full time/part time (40 hours per week) post based in St John’s Hospital.

This is a full-time posts created through retirement. It is available immediately and will be based at St Johns Hospital, (please note that the individual may be required to work across NHS Lothian). Opportunities may exist to develop sub speciality interest, including Intensive Care.

The Consultant will be responsible for the continued care of patients in their charge, and

for the proper functioning of the department. The post will have 10.0 Programmed Activities

(PA). 8 PA of DCC (Direct Clinical Care) and 2 SPA (Supporting Professional Activity), it may be possible to re-organise PA in order to accommodate specialist interests. 1 EPA may be available.

More detailed departmental and specialty information can be found in the job description available via email address / link below.

For an informal discussion please contact:

Dr Murray Geddes, Clinical Director, Anaesthetics and Theatres, St John’s Hospital.

Tel:      01506 623064, 01506 523060



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We cannot accept CV’s as a form of application and only a completed online application form will be accepted.  Personal information will not be sent with the application for short listing. The application form will be identified by the candidate number only to ensure that all applicants are treated equally. 

***PLEASE NOTE: We cannot accept late applications so please ensure your application is submitted early***


Interview Date: 26/03/2024


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