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Locum Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon


Main area
Trauma & Orthopaedics
12 months fixed term
10 PAs per week
Job ref
Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Barnet Hospital
£77, 913 - £105, 042 p.a. + L.W.
24/10/2018 23:59

Our trust has around 10,000 staff serving 1.6 million patients. It comprises Barnet Hospital, Chase Farm Hospital, the Royal Free Hospital and more than 30 services in the community.  This larger scale organisation provides an unprecedented opportunity for us to continue our pioneering work, particularly in finding ways to deliver even better care to our patients.

 Our mission is to deliver world class care and expertise in our clinical services, underpinned by world class teaching and research and we will continue to measure our progress against our five governing objectives: excellent outcomes, excellent patient and staff experience, excellent value for taxpayers’ money, being safe and meeting our external duties, and building a strong organisation.

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Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust - Trauma and Orthopaedics

Locum Orthopaedic Surgeon with a sub-specialist interest in Hip and Knee surgery

10PAs per week/ 1.00 WTE, 12 months FTC

We are very pleased to invite applications for a full time Locum Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon post at Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust. The successful candidate may be expected to work across all of the Trust's main sites.

The successful candidate will join and complement the existing group of orthopaedic surgeons who have a wide range of interests in elective surgery and orthopaedic trauma.

Candidates should have a sub-specialist interest in Hip and Knee surgery. The successful candidate will become part of a team of 24 Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons.The on-call commitment will be based on the Barnet Hospital site. The majority of the elective activity will be carried out at our newly opened Chase Farm Hospital. We hope that the individual will play an active role in developing the Hip and Knee services across the Trust.

The post seeks to maximise the use of both the theatre and outpatient resource and as such the job plan may include some flexible sessions. This is not uncommon within the specialty with a number of consultants already working flexible sessions.

All candidates must be fully registered with the General Medical Council and within 6 months of entering the Specialist Register on their start date. Please note that the post is not recognised for training.

This post is covered by the Terms and Conditions of Service for Hospital Medical and Dental Staff (England and Wales).

The salary for the post will be on the consultant salary scale. This appointment is subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks.

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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Mr Pinak Ray
Service Line lead and Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
T: 0208 216 4373

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