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Consultant in Paediatric Orthopaedics

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Main area
Paediatric Trauma & Orthopaedics
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
10 PAs
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Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
Employer type
Royal Alexandra Childrens' Hospital
04/11/2018 23:59

 Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon (New post)

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Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust wishes to appoint a full time Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon

We are seeking an outstanding clinician who is fellowship-trained in paediatric orthopaedics. The post holder will support the department by providing trauma and elective services to children in the region. Additionally they will work together to modernise and expand the paediatric orthopaedic department, promoting multidisciplinary working and forging partnerships with neighbouring trusts.

The post will be based at the Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital. The hospital has 100 beds including a high dependency unit and a day case facility. The award-winning building is co-located with the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton.

Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals is the regional teaching hospital and major trauma centre, providing acute services to Brighton and Hove and Mid Sussex, and tertiary services for patients across Sussex and the south east of England.

Please refer to the person specification in the job description with regards to CCT requirements.

When completing the application form please ensure you complete the section relating to your CCT date. If you have already have your CCT please confirm when you will be on the GMC Specialist Register. Please be aware you only have 12 months from your CCT to join the specialist registrar otherwise you will have to go thorugh the CESR Route.

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 Appraisial and Revalidation


In the interest of equal opportunities, we want to make sure that information about candidates is provided in the same format so all applicants should fill in the standard application form on the NHS Jobs website and attach their cv.

Please be aware that candidates will be informed by email of the outcome of their application

Closing date 4 November 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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