Consultant - Anaesthetics

Medical & Dental: Consultant

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Medical & Dental: Consultant
Full Time - 10 PA's
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Furness General Hospital
Barrow in Furness
£76,761 - £103,490 per annum
05/08/2018 23:59

''A great place to be cared for; a great place to work''

Do you want to work for an organisation who has just received an overall rating of GOOD from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) with a rating of OUTSTANDING in care?

Do you want to work for an organisation who has just received an overall rating of GOOD from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) with a rating of OUTSTANDING in care?

Join our remarkable anaesthetic team & unlock your potential
Exciting New Opportunities near the Lake District

New full time post in Anaesthetics in Furness General Hospital

• To support service transformation and the new maternity unit.
• Engage with our Bay partner organisations through Better Care Together to directly influence service development and delivery.
• These roles can be tailored to suit your needs.

Applications are invited for the posts of Consultant Anesthetist based at the Furness General Hospital. These are full time permanent consultant posts. The successful applicant will join a department of 10 Consultants, 5 Associate specialists and 1 FY2 doctor.

Furness General Hospital is a pleasant, friendly hospital in the Furness Peninsula situated between the Lake District Fells, Morecambe Bay and the Duddon and Leven Estuaries. Westmorland General Hospital is located on the outskirts of the popular Lakeland town of Kendal. Both hospitals are situated in areas of outstanding natural beauty, which offer superb outdoor and recreational activities close to the Lake District. There is good access to the M6 motorway and a direct rail link to Manchester and Liverpool & its airports.

The University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust has a keen interest and extensive involvement in Medical and Dental Education at both Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels. We work in partnership with Lancaster Medical School, North Western Deanery and Health Education North West to provide quality education and training which meets the requirements of these regulatory bodies as well as the Trust’s high standards of patient care. UHMBFT provides one of the main NHS settings for students from Lancaster Medical School as we co-ordinate, deliver and quality assure the clinical component of Lancaster Medical Schools MBChB degree programme.

You must be fully registered with the GMC with a licence to practice and be eligible for inclusion on the Specialist Register or be within 6 months of obtaining your CCT at the time of interview.

Interview expenses will be paid from point of entry to the UK.

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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

Dr Krishnaprasad Karnad, Clinical Lead for Anaesthetic, Critical Care and Pain Medicine (

Dr Wael Abdelrhman, FGH Site Lead for Anaesthetic (

through the Department Administrator (telephone 01524 583517/01229 406768) or directly by email.

If you have problems applying, contact

01229 406753
01229 871182