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Northwick Park Hospital
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Full time: 10PAs
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London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust
Employer type
Ealing Hospital
£82,096- £110,683 per annum
Salary period
08/11/2020 23:59

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Consultant Orthopaedics Surgeon - Upper Limb (Hand)

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust (LNWH) is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country. Our team of more than 8,000 clinical and support staff serve a diverse population of approximately one million people providing hospital and community services to the people of Brent, Ealing, Harrow and beyond.

As well as delivering community services across four London boroughs from multiple sites we run major acute hospital services at:

  • Northwick Park Hospital: home to one of the busiest emergency departments (A&E) in the country. The hospital provides a full range of services including the country’s top-rated hyper-acute stroke unit and one of only three hyper-acute rehabilitation units in the UK
  • St Mark’s Hospital: an internationally renowned specialist centre for colorectal disease
  • Ealing Hospital: a busy district general hospital providing a range of clinical services, as well as 24/7 emergency department and urgent care centre
  • Central Middlesex Hospital: our planned care site, which also offers a range of outpatient services and urgent care centre.

We also provide specialist care at Meadow House Hospice.  We are a university teaching NHS trust, in recognition of the important role we play in training clinicians of the future and bringing the benefits of research to the public.

To find out more about our Trust, why not view our video We are London North West University Healthcare

Our values - HEART

Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting

We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.

Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.

  • Honesty
  • Equality
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Teamwork

These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.

Applicants are invited to apply for the post of a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Upper Limb Surgery with special interest in Hands and Wrist based at Ealing Hospital. This is a 10 Programmed Activities (PA) position as stated in the Job Description.

The post holder will be part of a dynamic and innovative Trauma and Orthopaedic team at Ealing with clinical activities spread throughout the week with a mixture of Trauma and elective theatre, as well as specialist fracture and elective clinics. We are looking to appoint a keen and enthusiastic Consultant Orthopaedic Upper Limb Surgeon. The post holder should be able to demonstrate an interest in trauma surgery complementing the sub-speciality interest of current upper limb consultant colleagues.

Additionally, the post holder will support the general workload in the department, and will work alongside the other upper limb Consultants to maintain an upper limb service in the department. There is a one in five on call commitment. The post holder will be expected to work flexibly across two sites (CMH & EH).

The successful candidate should be fellowship trained in upper limb surgery and hands with full GMC registration and a licence to practice in the UK is required.

The candidate will work in a multi-disciplinary team approach alongside of medical staff, nurse practitioners, and Hand therapists.

Interview date: TBC

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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 Samantha Tross
Job title
Clinical Lead for Orthopaedics (Ealing)
Additional information

For further details / informal visits contact:

Mr Ian Holloway, Clinical Director & Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon on email:


Ms Samantha Tross, Clinical  Lead & Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon on

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