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Locum Appointment for Service (LAS) Core Trainee in Plastic Surgery

NHS Medical & Dental: Core Trainee (CT1/2)

Main area
Plastic Surgery
NHS Medical & Dental: Core Trainee (CT1/2)
Fixed term
48 hours per week
Job ref
£36,461 per annum
01/06/2018 23:59

At NNUH it is our privilege to provide healthcare to over one million people across Norfolk and surrounding areas. Our vision is to ‘provide every patient with the care we want for those we love the most’, and if this inspires you and you share our values, we really want you to join our team. 

Our values support our vision and guide the behaviour of everything we do, these are:.


We look after the needs of our patients, carers and colleagues, to provide a safe and caring experience for all.


We act with care, compassion and kindness and value others’ diverse needs.


We take an honest, open and ethical approach to everything we do.


We work as one team and support each other to maintain the highest professional standards.


We continuously learn and improve to achieve the best outcomes for our patients and our hospital. 

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A great opportunity to prepare for Specialty Training posts and obtain great clinical and operative experience in Plastic Surgery

Applications are invited for a Locum Appointment for Service (LAS) Core Trainee post in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, to join one of the most renowned teaching Department of Plastic and Reconstructed Surgery in the country. We are looking for a highly motivated, plastic surgery career focused candidate to undertake a full time CT1 – CT2 level job (Senior House Officer). The Department of Plastic and Reconstructed Surgery of the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital has strong links with the Norwich Medical School at the University of East Anglia with three Honorary Senior Lecturers. These posts provide a rare opportunity to simultaneously gain superb clinical experience in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and to get involved in research with the possibility to achieve a formal higher research degree (MD projects). These posts are ideal for candidates wishing to strengthen their ST3 application and/or start/pursue a career in Plastic Surgery. Most of the previous post holders have been successful in obtaining a training post.

The unit has 9 consultants with specialist interests in Head and Neck Surgery, Skin Cancer, Hand Surgery, Breast Reconstruction, Lower limb reconstruction, and also has a large general plastic surgery practice. There are excellent opportunities to gain hands on supervised operating experience as well as developing patient management skills. At the end of the post we would expect the applicant to be able to undertake a large range of local anaesthetic procedures with confidence, manage most plastic surgical trauma patients, undertake simple trauma cases and other simple elective general plastic surgical cases.

This post is to commence as soon as possible for a period of 12 months 

Applicants must have full GMC registration with a licence to practise. Previous experience in the UK National Health System and in Plastic Surgery is desirable.

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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

Ms Dhalia Masud, Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon via email

Further information about the hospital can be obtained from our Web Site

If you have problems applying, contact

01603 289915