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At North Bristol NHS Trust, we have internationally renowned medical teams delivering incredible outcomes for our patients. For many years we have been at the forefront of new medical techniques and innovations, including brain and spinal surgery, joint replacement and the world’s first radar breast imaging system, to name a few. 

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Current Medical Vacancies

Post CCT Diagnostic Neuroradiology Fellow

Job reference
339-MPSSK655
Salary
plus unsocial hours uplift
Salary period
Full time - 40 hours per week (Contribute to DNR on-call on a 1:6 basis with consultant supervision)
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Trainee (ST6-8)
Contract
Staff Group
Medical and Dental
Town
Bristol

Description

Applicants are required to be on the Specialist Register for Clinical Radiology, have CCT in Clinical Radiology or be within six months of obtaining it by the interview date. Full Registration with the GMC is essential.

The candidate will need to have experience in all forms of general diagnostic neuroimaging. Duties will include taking a shared responsibility for the day to day running of the neuroradiology department and supporting the radiographers and radiology trainees.  The candidate will receive training in all aspects of adult and paediatric tertiary neuroimaging, including - but not limited to, neuro-oncology, skull base, paediatric, spine, neuroinflammatory and epilepsy with local and regional MDTs in all these areas.

The candidate will contribute to general work of department including the acute / trauma service and thus being proficient in general emergency and trauma neuroimaging for daytime and on call is a requirement. Consultant support will be provided for the tertiary/specialist elements of the on call service.

The current fellowship aims to provide the successful candidate with an excellent educational environment to develop their neuroimaging skills and allow them to take a consultant post in a tertiary neuroscience centre

Microvascular Surgery Clinical Fellow in Lower Limb Reconstruction

Job reference
339-MPAARR654
Salary
per annum
Salary period
Full time - 40 hours per week
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Trainee (ST6-8)
Contract
on call
Staff Group
Medical and Dental
Town
Bristol

Description

Expectations of the position - The successful candidate will be in year 7 / 8 of plastic surgery training (or equivalent), have passed FRCS (Plast) or equivalent and will have special interest in microsurgery reflected in the application form.

The successful candidate will be expected to be involved in teaching and to undertake clinical audit projects. The successful candidate will be expected to attend specialist clinics in ortho – plastic surgery.

This post is recognised for training by the Specialist Advisory Committee in Plastic Surgery and has Royal College Approval.

Candidates must have GMC registration that allows them to work in posts that are not recognised for training. It is essential that candidates have experience and familiarity with UK hospital systems and practices or equivalent.

General Consultant Urologist

Job reference
339-MPLBJ651
Salary
per annum
Salary period
Part time - 6 sessions per week
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Staff Group
Medical and Dental
Town
Bristol/ Weston Super Mare

Description

 The post-holder will be responsible for the clinical management of patients under their care, and, in liaison with consultant colleagues, continuity of care when the post-holder is absent.
- As part of the division’s target to expand theatre usage and improve theatre utilisation, the post-holder, with other consultants, will provide flexible theatre cover as part of their weekly programmed activities in addition to a rotational Saturday list aimed at providing extra capacity to meet cancer and RTT targets.
- The post-holder with contribute to the on call consultant and consultant of the week rota.
- The post-holder will be expected to deliver regular clinical sessions in neighbouring trusts as part of outreach specialist clinics.

Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon

Job reference
339-MPLBJ643
Salary
per annum
Salary period
Full time - 40 hours per week (10 PAs)
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Staff Group
Medical and Dental
Town
Bristol

Description

Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon

This post is subject to Royal College approval 

The Bristol Breast Care Unit was created in 2013 by the amalgamation of all breast care service for the whole of Bristol on one site.  In April 2020, the Unit  amalgamated with the breast services in Weston General Hospital. It is now one of the biggest units in the country serving a population of over 500,000 people.  The unit diagnoses over 1000 breast cancers per annum, operating on close to 1200 patients each year. 

The Bristol Breast Care Centre hosts the Avon Breast Screening Programme which is one of the largest screening programmes in the country.

The MDT includes a dedicated  specialist nursing service who coordinate care pathways for patients diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer, as well as a plastic surgery team, specialist breast psychology and enhanced recovery/therapy team. There is a dedicated bi-weekly oncoplastic MDM and a weekly benign MDM.

Oncology services are provided by the Bristol Haematology and Oncology Centre.

There are close links with the University of Bristol and we are active in recruitment to breast cancer trials, supported by our own research team.

The clinical team consists of 9 substantive Consultant Breast Radiologists, 2 Breast Clinicians and 2 Consultant Radiographers. Our Surgical team has 9 Substantive Breast Surgeons including a clinical academic professor, 2 Nurse Practitioners and a team of excellent junior doctors.

 

Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon

Job reference
399-MPLBJ652
Salary
pro rata
Salary period
Part time - 24 hours per week (6.5 DCC)
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Staff Group
Medical and Dental
Town
Bristol

Description

Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon

This post is subject to Royal College approval 

The Bristol Breast Care Unit was created in 2013 by the amalgamation of all breast care service for the whole of Bristol on one site.  In April 2020, the Unit  amalgamated with the breast services in Weston General Hospital. It is now one of the biggest units in the country serving a population of over 500,000 people.  The unit diagnoses over 1000 breast cancers per annum, operating on close to 1200 patients each year. 

The Bristol Breast Care Centre hosts the Avon Breast Screening Programme which is one of the largest screening programmes in the country.

The MDT includes a dedicated  specialist nursing service who coordinate care pathways for patients diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer, as well as a plastic surgery team, specialist breast psychology and enhanced recovery/therapy team. There is a dedicated bi-weekly oncoplastic MDM and a weekly benign MDM.

Oncology services are provided by the Bristol Haematology and Oncology Centre.

There are close links with the University of Bristol and we are active in recruitment to breast cancer trials, supported by our own research team.

The clinical team consists of 9 substantive Consultant Breast Radiologists, 2 Breast Clinicians and 2 Consultant Radiographers. Our Surgical team has 9 Substantive Breast Surgeons including a clinical academic professor, 2 Nurse Practitioners and a team of excellent junior doctors.

 

339-MPNMS636 Consultant Stroke Physician

Job reference
STROKE CONSULTANTS 2024
Salary
£93,66 - £126,281
Salary period
Full time, Part time - 10 sessions per week (10 PA plus on call (OOH overnight / weekends))
Grade
Consultant
Contract
10 PA
Staff Group
Medical and Dental
Town
Bristol

Description

Clinical duties 

- management of acute admissions - thrombolysis and thrombectomy.

-supervising the care of all patients in HASU and ASU,  along with colleagues providing continuity of care for patients

-providing bi-weekly Consultant level input to patients cared for in the SSARU's at Bristol Royal Infirmary and Weston General Hospital

- delivery of TIA (at Bristol Royal Infirmary) / neurovascular outpatient clinics

Supervision and education

- clinical and educational supervision of juniors including senior clinical fellows

- contribution to training and education of the stroke team

Clinical Audit

Research

Consultant in Spinal Surgery

Job reference
339-MPNMS649
Salary
per annum
Salary period
Full time - 10 sessions per week (40 hours per week)
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Staff Group
Medical and Dental
Town
Bristol

Description

Consultant in Spinal Surgery 

(FULL TIME, 10 PAs) 

North Bristol NHS Trust (NBT) wishes to appoint a fellowship trained Consultant Spinal surgeon. This post is a full time 10 PA position. 

The successful applicant must hold the FRCS (Tr+Orth), or FRCS (Neurosurgery) or equivalent. 

They should maintain full registration with the GMC. They must have CCT in Trauma and 

Orthopaedic Surgery or Neurosurgery and have been entered on the GMC Specialist Register at the time of the appointment.

It is essential for the successful candidate to have at least 2 years of fellowship experience in complex spinal conditions. The successful candidate will be employed under Terms & Conditions of Service for Consultants (England) 2003. The Trust has teaching status and is linked with the University of Bristol and the University of the West of England. Experience and familiarity with UK hospital systems and practices or equivalent is essential.    

Desirable qualifications include:

1. Higher academic qualification (e.g. MD or MS).

2.  Demonstration of their ability to carry out independently and competently  complex spinal upper cervical spine surgery.

3.  Training in  intradural spinal conditions.

4. Experience working at a  consultant level.    

 If you are shortlisted we will contact you by email with details of your interview of which you will need to confirm your attendance. Therefore it is important that you check your online account regularly.