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Consultant in Paediatric Anaesthesia - Scotland







An opportunity is available for an experienced Consultant in Paediatric Anaesthesia to join a fantastic childrens hospital located in Scotland. Previous experience and specialty training in Paediatric Anaesthetics is essential. 

You will join a team of 6 experienced Consultants in this region. Anaesthetic support is provided for a range of paediatric surgical specialities, including general surgery (major GI, urology and thoracic cases), orthopaedics, ENT, ophthalmology, plastic surgery and maxillofacial surgery. There is a variable neurosurgical caseload that is accommodated within the unscheduled theatre activity. Close cooperation and anaesthetic support exists with all medical paediatric specialities, particularly oncology and gastroenterology. Anaesthetic support is provided for a paediatric dental service, as well as for imaging and other procedures, including MRI, CT, isotope and PET scans, lumbar punctures and long term venous access.

This is a full time post working 40 hours per week, the job description comprises 8 programmed activities for direct clinical care and 2 for supporting professional activities (2 EPAs may be agreed with the Clinical Director). Candidates seeking to work less than full time hours may be considered, please get in touch to discuss your requirements. Full GMC registration will be required, and an Advanced Paediatric Anaesthesia Fellowship of 1 year or equivalent is required. 

Please contact Karen Diamond at Head Medical (0131 240 5261) for full details and a job description.

For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Karen today.

karen@headmedical.com / +44 (0)131 240 5261

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