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Junior Level Doctor in General Surgery

Junir Level Doctor

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General Surgery
Junir Level Doctor
Fixed Term
Full Time
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Royal Gwent Hospital
Newport, SE Wales
£30,606 to £40,491 pa
29/04/2018 23:59

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

Gwahoddir ymgeiswyr i wneud cais yn Gymraeg, ni fydd unrhyw gais a gyflwynir drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg yn cael ei drin yn llai ffafriol na cheisiadau a wneir yn y Saesneg

All applicants are invited to apply in welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.



Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

Medical & Dental Recruitment

Full Time

Junior Level Doctor (Lower Level) in General Surgery

Duration: up to 6 months, with the potential for extension

Anticipated Start Date: August 2018

Based the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, SE Wales




Applications are invited for a Junior Level Doctor (on F2/CT-level rota) in General Surgery commencing in August 2018. This post involves working in a clinical team providing support and supervision to Foundation Year 1 doctors, and being supported/supervised by registrar-level doctors and consultants.

This post is suitable for junior doctors considering or seeking a career in a surgical specialty, and/or those wishing to gain experience in surgery prior to applying to other specialties eg radiology or general practice. Previous postholders have successfully applied to Core Surgical Training posts and other national specialty selection processes. Robust support is provided for doctors in training and non-training medical posts, with full supervision of clinical activity, teaching, research, audit and quality improvement. The successful candidate will be offered an educational supervisor who can advise and support development of a professional portfolio and subsequent career.. The General Surgery Department is currently staffed by 15 Consultants, 1 Associate Specialist, 7 Specialist Registrars, 5 Senior Clinical Fellows, 9 Core Trainees/FP2s, 3 Junior Clinical Fellows and 12 Foundation Year 1 doctors. There is a separate network on call service for Vascular Surgery. Excellent Postgraduate medical facilities are available in a recently refurbished Postgraduate Centre.

This position involves Regulated Activity with children and adults as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer:


Enhanced check with barred list information, including

  • an adults and children’s barred list check


Applicants must hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC.

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites. This post is not included on the current UK Shortage Occupation List and is subject to the rules outlined in the attachment ‘Resident Labour Market Test Guidance’.


Closing date for applications: 29/04/2018

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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

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or visit the department should contact Miss Tamsin Boyce, Consultant Surgeon, on 01633 234126,

If you have problems applying, contact

01633 623923