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Consultant Colorectal and General Laparoscopic Surgeon


Main area
40 hours per week
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York Hospital
£76,761 - £103,490 pro rata
03/05/2018 23:59

Please note that contact with applicants will usually be by email, and so please check all of your mail folders regularly (unfortunately some providers filter our messages into junk mail folders).

Do you share our values? We’re looking for applications from people who:

- care about what they do
- respect and value others
- listen in order to improve
- always do what they can to be helpful

…to help make us a valued and trusted partner within our care system, that delivers safe effective care to our local population.


We are delighted to invite candidates to apply to work with us in our dynamic and expanding Colorectal and General Surgical Department in a beautiful area of Yorkshire. The post is based at York Hospital.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and forward thinking surgeon to this colorectal post. Applicants should have wide knowledge of and experience in General Surgery, and expertise in Advanced Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery. The successful candidate will be expected to work well within a multidisciplinary team and continue to develop a number of leading regional services. They will play a full part in emergency on-call. 

York NHS trust is committed to developing cutting-edge technology and techniques within the unit. We welcome applicants who are forward thinking in their approach to new technologies and its integration into practice. In addition to fixed duties, the posts offer excellent opportunities for both teaching and research.

The services are well supported by site-specific cancer specialist nurses, surgical care practitioners and junior doctors (speciality doctors, specialty registrars, core trainees and foundation doctors).

The directorate has a number of exciting initiatives currently under way such as construction of a new 7-room endoscopy unit at York which will offer further opportunities for the development of advanced and subspecialist endoscopic modalities, such as EUS. There are also highly supported opportunities for clinical research and to undertake teaching of undergraduate students as part of the Hull and York Medical School (HYMS).

Candidates must be on the GMC Specialist Register for General Surgery, or be within six months of obtaining the CCT at the time of interview. Familiarity with issues of service organization and development would be particularly advantageous

Please note that if you are shortlisted, you will be required to take part in an Assessment Centre.

Day 1; if shortlisted, we will invite you to an Assessment Centre on 16 May 2018 where we will ask you to participate in 2 activities. The activities may consist of a hand written exercise, or a group activity / single activity where you may need to present to a board panel. All details will be provided on the day and there is no preparation required in advance. The Assessment Centre will be based in York and usually lasts no more than 3 hours. Full details will be provided to you if you are shortlisted to attend. 

Day 2; if you are successful at our Assessment Centre, you will be invited to an interview, which will be held on 17 May 2018.


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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