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Job reference: 037574
Salary: Snr. Clinical Fellow (Spec Registrar) (£33,884
Job closing date: 08/12/2020
Job Type: Medical and Dental
Location: Western General Hospital
Employment type: Fixed-term
Hours Per Week: 40
Job posted date: 23/11/2020
Employer (NHS Board): NHS Lothian
Department: Colorectal Surgery

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Reference: TG 1505


Applications are welcome for these three fixed term, full time 40 hours per week) post based at the Western General Hospital.


This post is suitable for senior specialist registrars who wishes to gain experience in advanced open and laparoscopic colorectal surgery, TEMS and advanced endoscopy including therapeutic endoscopy, pelvic floor, advanced pelvic surgery, advanced IBD surgery and robotic surgery.  This is a hospital funded post.  It is suitable for candidates from the UK or abroad.  Candidates should have had significant previous training in colorectal and laparoscopic surgery, including endoscopy. The post will comprise both emergency duties on the registrar rota (which is resident) and elective sessions at the Western General Hospital and peripheral hospitals. At present the rota for emergency on-call is 1 in 10. 

There are 3 posts in 2021 for 1 year.  One will commence February 2021, and the other two will commence August/September 2021.


The posts do not have educational approval from the Postgraduate Dean and will not be recognised for training.


Informal enquiries to Mr Chinna Reddy, Consultant Colorectal Surgeon (Clinical Director)


For job details giving the minimum requirements for this post how to apply, please visit


We cannot accept CV’s as a form of application and only a completed online application form will be accepted.  Personal information will not be sent with the application for short listing. The application form will be identified by the candidate number only to ensure that all applicants are treated equally. 


Please note that details of all current medical vacancies for NHS Lothian can be found at


Closing Date: 8th December 2020


Interview Date: 18th December 2020


NHS Lothian is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best.


To this end, NHS Lothian welcomes applications from all sections of society.

***PLEASE NOTE: We cannot accept late applications so please ensure your application is submitted early***

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