Specialty Registrar LAT in Trauma and Orthopaedics (ST1/ST2)

NHS Grampian
Elgin, Moray
£32,961 - £51,828
18 Oct 2019
19 Nov 2019
Career Level
Specialty registrar
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Temporary to start from as soon as possible until 4th August 2020.

Applications are invited for a rotational programme vacancy covering Trauma and Orthopaedics at Dr Gray’s Hospital, Elgin.  This post is available to accommodate a surgeon/trainee at level ST1/ST2 for a fixed term until 4th August 2020.  


Dr Gray’s Hospital has 178 in-patient beds of which 24 are orthopaedic.  In addition, there is a separate Day Case Unit with 19 beds and trolleys.  There is a 10 bed multidisciplinary HDU and a mixed medical and surgical paediatric ward of 12 beds.  There are four operating theatres and an endoscopy suite which are equipped with HD video endoscopy and laparoscopic facilities.  Other specialties on site are General Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics/Gynaecology, Medical Paediatrics, Gastroenterology, Ophthalmology, ENT, Anaesthesia, Psychiatry, Radiology and Dental Surgery.  

Applicants will be expected to demonstrate competencies and skills relevant to general practice type training in hospital including communication, empathy, problem solving and clinical skills.  Applicants will be expected to supervise Foundation doctors in certain units. 

The Postgraduate Dean confirms that this placement and / or programme has the required educational and Postgraduate Dean's approval.  

Full registration with a licence to practise with the GMC is required. For more information visit www.gmc-uk.org    

Applicants may be eligible for excess travel and relocation expenses.  Information regarding nationally agreed excess travel and relocation are contained in NHS Circular PCS(DD) 2010/8.  NHS Grampian’s relocation policy can be accessed by visiting http://www.scotmt.scot.nhs.uk/recruitment/specialty-recruitment/key-documents/relocation-policies.aspx    

For more information about living and working in Moray, please watch the following video:  https://youtu.be/jHFNBb3EVIQ

Informal enquiries to Mr Colin Smart, Dr Gray’s Hospital - Tel: 01343 567567 

Apply for this post by clicking the Apply button and searching for the Ref No. 

Closing date : Tuesday, 19th November 2019.