Consultant Colorectal Surgeon

Newport (Casnewydd) (GB)
£77,779 - £100,977 per annum/pro rata
21 Oct 2019
21 Nov 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Full Time (10 Sessions)

Plus 2 Additional Temporary Sessions

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon – Special Interest: Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery

Anticipated Start Date:  April 2020

Based at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, SE Wales

Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on 9th December 2019

Applications are invited for a full time Consultant Colorectal Surgeon with special interest in rectal cancer surgery , based at the Royal Gwent Hospital but not exclusive to the Royal Gwent Hospital.

The successful candidate will join an enthusiastic team of surgeons within the division of General Surgery and will be required to be part of the General Surgery on-call rota. Training in the management of all aspects of emergency general surgery is essential. The successful applicant will hopefully have had fellowship-level training in pelvic oncology and advanced laparoscopic techniques

The Health Board actively supports consultant doctors to undertake funded 3 month formal sabbaticals through an annual application process.

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact Mr Gethin Williams on 01633 234110 or Mr Krishnamurthy Somasekar on 01873 732843

This position involves Regulated Activity with children and adults as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer:

  • Enhanced check with barred list information, including an adults and children’s barred list check Applicants must hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC.

Candidates for Consultant posts must also be on the GMC Specialist Register (including via CESR/European Community Rights) or will have a CCT/CESR(CP) date within 6 months of interview.


Vacancy Ref: 040-CON365-N                   

Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on 9th December 2019

Published on NHS Jobs and Trac:     21st October 2019      

Published in BMJ:  16th November 2019

Interview Date: 7th January 2020