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Clinical Fellow ST3+ In Digestive Diseases


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General Surgery
Permanent or Fixed Term
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Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
Employer type
£30,605- £48,123
20/01/2018 23:59



Clinical Fellow in General Surgery (Digestive Diseases) ST3+

Posts commence from: ASAP Until July 2018

Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals Trust on the South Coast of the UK is currently looking for an energetic and enthusiastic Clinical Fellows to join our Digestive Diseases Surgical Department. The post holder will mainly work at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton with some further sessions at the Princess Royal Hospital in Haywards Heath.

This post may be ideal for a senior registrar-level fellow who wishes to advance their training in a busy UK teaching hospital environment with experienced laparoscopic consultant surgeons or alternatively a more junior registrar-level fellow may wish to take advantage of the training this post will offer in Upper and Lower GI surgery.
A full range of GI surgery is undertaken with the exception of Hepatobiliary resections with a large volume of advanced laparoscopic procedures undertaken in both Colorectal and Upper GI Surgery for benign and malignant conditions, with plans to build 3 dedicated laparoscopic theatres. The department encourages attendance at as x- ray meetings, journal clubs and academic sessions and there is the opportunity to partake and present research or interesting cases. We have close links with gastroenterology whose patients share our 96 bed ward.

You should have previous experience at ST3 level or above and be able to handle (with appropriate support) the whole range of surgical elective and emergency cases appropriate for a surgical registrar on the general surgery (no vascular) registrar on-call rota. In addition, the successful candidate will be able to participate in research and academic activity which are led by Mr Hamdan, Consultant UGI surgeon.

In addition to supplying us with your referee details for the last 3 years please also provide us with the contact details of your Responsible Officer for Appraisal and Revalidation

BSUH is the regional teaching hospital working across two sites: the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton and the Princess Royal Hospital in Haywards Heath. The Brighton campus includes the Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital and the Sussex Eye Hospital, and the Haywards Heath campus includes the Hurstwood Park Regional Centre for Neurosciences

Closing date: 20th January 2018

Interview date: TBC


Please note that the Trust are unable to offer telephone interviews, however skype interviews will be considered if you are resident outside of the country.

In the interests of economy only those candidates who are shortlisted will be notified.

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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 Krishna Singh - Clinical Director on 07525625642.

If you have problems applying, contact

01273696955 ext 3158