Yeovil hospital serves over 185,000 people leaving in the South Somerset and Dorset area. In a recent audit, the CQC awarded Yeovil hospital fantastic ratings. It is also rated in the top 10 Healthcare employers in the country. The hospital has recently had a £7million expansion, which includes a new state of the art high dependency and coronary care centre.
Yeovil hospital consists of a rich multicultural workforce, employing over 40 nationalities. The Hospital has been used as an example of good practice across the region, for equality and diversity by NHS employers.
Yeovil is a fantastic area to live and work, Yeovil is a tourist attraction area providing both country side and seaside views. The area has fantastic public transport, within close proximity to international airports.
The Anaesthetics Department is staffed by 16 Consultants, 2 Associate Specialists, 14 Speciality Doctors (including this post), 4 CT1s and 1 F1. The doctors supply care to the 4 general theatres, 2 day theatres and a separate gynaecology theatre as well as a separate obstetrics theatre.
The Department provides anaesthetic services for general surgery, orthopaedic surgery, ENT, oral surgery, urology, ophthalmology, gynaecology and obstetrics (including an obstetric epidural service) and anaesthesia for invasive radiology and CT scanning.
This post entails 12 programmed activities (PAs) per week in total (1PA = 4 hours 07:00-19:00 Mon – Fri and 3 hours at all other times). There is a 1:7 on-call rota (full shift) with prospective cover for nights and weekends, where Theatres, Maternity and ITU are covered. During normal hours, a wide variety of locations require anaesthetic input. These include elective and emergency operating lists, ITU and Maternity.
Please apply if you are GMC registered, taken FRCA and have taken IELTS.
Please contact Harley Turner at HCL Permanent for more information- 0207 861 8777 ext 1614