Locum Consultant in ENT

Whiston, Prescot
£79,860 - £107,668 Per Annum
08 Oct 2019
22 Oct 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Applications are invited for the above post, to join our established multidisciplinary team offering exciting opportunities for highly motivated Surgeons. This vacancy is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated Surgeon, to join a dynamic, rapidly expanding team delivering multidisciplinary acute care in our recently rated OUTSTANDING Trust.

This is a whole time post and the salary will depend on the experience of the successful candidate with any additional PA agreed annually to meet the service and individual requirements offering an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated surgeon.

Applicants are required to hold Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (UK or equivalent qualifications), to be fully registered with the General Medical Council and to be on the Specialist Register or due to obtain their CCT within six months of the date of interview.

This post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS (with barred list for vulnerable adults and children) disclosure.

The ENT Department provides inpatient and outpatient services at Whiston, St Helens and Newton Hospitals. Inpatient elective work, emergency and outpatient clinic activity undertaken

On the Whiston site with outpatient clinics and a majority of the day case activity being held on the St Helens site.

The successful candidate will be expected to have full registration with the GMC at the time of appointment. Candidates without GMC will progress if shortlisted for interview, though will be expected to have full GMC registration at the time of appointment.

St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is the BEST acute Trusts in England for the THIRD year running!

The Trust is currently the only acute Trust in Cheshire and Merseyside, and is one of few in the entire country, to achieve the title of OUTSTANDING, rated by the Care Quality Commission.

We provide a full range of acute adult services to our local population of circa 350,000 and provide tertiary services across a much wider area in the North West, North Wales and Isle of Man. We are a Major Trauma Unit and the Mersey Regional Burns Unit.

Our '5 Star Patient Care' strategy is at the heart of all that we do; supporting our vision to provide world class services for all our patients by getting it right for every patient, every time.

Our latest achievements include:

  • Trust rates Outstanding by the CQC – Inspection August 2018
  • Best in the NHS, Patient Led Assessment of the Care Environment 2017 and 2018
  • The Trust achieved top marks in the country for areas including; cleanliness, food, privacy and dignity, facilities for patients living with dementia and disabilities, conditions, appearance and maintenance of the hospital buildings.
  • Top 100 places to work in the NHS (NHS Employers and Health Service Journal)
  • Best acute Trust in England (NHS Staff Survey 2017 and 2018)
  • Best Patient Experience in the NHS (CHKS Top Hospitals Awards 2015)

In the NHS Staff Survey 2018 the Trust scored the highest marks in the following areas;

  • Positive organisation culture of safety
  • Quality of care
  • Staff engagement
  • Staff morale
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion
  • Providing a safe environment for staff

Our staff rated our Trust as the best place to work and receive treatment. The Trust has also been recognised, for the third year running, as being the top acute Trust in the entire country for staff engagement, staff motivation, and pride in the quality of care we provide to patients.

Interview Date: To be Confirmed

For further details / informal visits contact:

Please contact Mr V Nandapalan, Clinical Director of ENT/Head & Neck on 01744 646621 or Mr Craig Downes, Directorate Manager Telephone No 0151 430 2639