Foundation Hospital Research Hotel


Grade / Band: Consultant
Salary: Consultant
Type: Full time
Hours: 40
Contract: Permanent
Closing Date: 28 June 2019

Applications are invited for a substantive Thoracic Consultant Surgeon.  Cardiothoracic surgery in the West of Scotland is provided solely for a population of 2.2 million in the West of Scotland Heart & Lung Centre at the Golden Jubilee National Hospital. 

The full range of outpatient and inpatient facilities are provided on site with a network of outreach clinics & multidisciplinary meetings supporting regional and local care. The hospital additionally is the national base for the three National Services - Scottish Adult Congenital Cardiac Service, Scottish Advanced Heart Failure and Scottish Pulmonary Vascular Units with a ward dedicated to the care of the patients.

The successful applicant will join a department of 16 consultant cardiothoracic surgeons. A full range of thoracic surgery is carried out including minimally invasive and complex oncological surgery.

Applicants should hold full GMC registration and be on the Specialist Register or be eligible for admission to the register within 6 months of the interview date.

For further information regarding the above post please contact Mr Alan Kirk, Operational and Strategic Lead for Thoracic Surgery, on 0141 951 5663 or Dr Alistair Macfie, Interim Medical Director, on 0141 951 5298.

To arrange an informal visit please contact Mrs Lynn Graham, Head of Operations for Surgical Specialties, on 0141 951 5873.

Interview date: 27 and 28 August 2019

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