Locum Consultant Anaesthetists

Swansea (Abertawe)
£89,378 pa pro rata
15 Oct 2019
09 Nov 2019
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Are you a passionate, innovative and enthusiastic Anaesthetist 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 number of locum Consultant Anaesthetists to join our established team. We have over 70 Consultant Anaesthetists delivering excellent clinical services in a range of specialities including regional and tertiary services. These brand new posts will help support the expansion of the range of services we currently offer, including development of a new Thoracic Centre for South Wales and a Post Anaesthetic Care Unit as part of the Theatres redesign and modernisation programme. The Department offers many varied opportunities to capture all career aspirations within Anaesthetics including the EMRTS air ambulance service hosted by Swansea Bay, perioperative medicine, the Welsh Centre for Burns and Plastics and Cardiothoracic tertiary services. Research and Development and teaching are fundamental to the service a result of close working links with Swansea University Medical School, currently ranked 4th in the UK.

As a new consultant we will support you to participate in the Consultant Development Programme and offer you a bespoke multiprofessional senior leadership training opportunity.

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.


For further details / informal visits contact:

Applicants are encouraged to visit the Hospital and surrounding area. For an informal and confidential chat please contact Dr Gordon Staple (Clinical Director) at Gordon.Staple@wales.nhs.uk