Consultant in Otolaryngology
Victoria Hospital

Job reference: 036397

Location: Victoria Hospital

Job closing date: 11/12/2020

Job posted date: 11/11/2020

Salary: Consultant (£84,984 - £112,925)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Medical and Dental

Hours of work: 40

Department: Medical and Dental

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Fife


CONSULTANT OTOLARYNGOLOGIST (General with Complimentary Interest)


REF NO: 036397

40 HOURS (10 PAS)

We offer the opportunity for whole time Consultant to join our team of dedicated Consultant staff based at the Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy and Queen Margaret Hospital, Dunfermline. The post is primarily a general ENT job but subspecialty interests would be encouraged.

The Victoria Hospital has 290 beds and provides a wide range of surgical and medical services with excellent clinical support services.  The newly refurbished ENT inpatient facility has 10 beds located alongside a purpose built out-patient and nearby audiology facility.  Clinical commitments will be located in Kirkcaldy and Dunfermline. 

Robust clinical and educational links have been established with the ENT Departments at Dundee and in Lothian.  The post holder will be expected to take part in the on-call rota. ENT trainees rotate through Fife as part of the East of Scotland rotation and we have students from St Andrews and Dundee Universities.

Fife offers excellent quality of life opportunities with extensive cultural and environmental attractions only 25 miles from central Edinburgh with excellent road, rail and air transport links. High quality education, affordable housing and a wide variety of sporting and leisure opportunities are available throughout the region.

You must be eligible for inclusion in the Specialist Register or be within 6 months of your expected CCST at the time of interview.

We would be happy to consider applications on a part-time or job-share basis and NHS Fife has a number of Family Friendly Policies.

Prospective candidates are invited to telephone Mr David Walker, Consultant ENT Surgeon and Clinical Lead (01592 643355 Extension 28625, ENT secretary).

CLOSING DATE: 11/12/2020

INTERVIEW DATE: 08/01/2021

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