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Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon


Main area
Orthopaedic Surgery
10 PAs
Job ref
Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
Orthopaedics Level 5
£77,913 to £105,042 pa
14/07/2019 23:59

Whittington Health NHS Trust received a ‘good’ overall inspection from the CQC in April 2016, rated ‘good’ in a national review of openness and transparency standards across NHS trusts in England and ranked 78 out of 230 NHS Trusts overall.

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Consultant In Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery (Special Interest in Trauma)

Rated overall as good in its 2016 CQC inspection and with a reputation as one of the safest Trusts in England, Whittington Health NHS Trust, an Integrated Care Organisation in North London, is looking to recruit a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with an emphasis in Adult Trauma.

The post holder will be expected to lead the Trauma Services of the Department, conduct ward rounds and take part in regular outpatient clinics, trauma and emergency surgical operating lists, MDT and administrative duties.  The on call rota is currently a one in nine rota.

Whittington Health is a main University Teaching Hospital of the combined UCL/Royal Free School of Medicine.  We are located at Archway, North London, close to both Highgate village and Islington.  The Trust serves a socio-economic community and culturally diverse population of some 450,000. 


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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

Mr Panos Thomas, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Clinical Lead of the Orthopaedic Department

Telephone : 020 7288 5663; email:

Fiona Isacsson, Director of Operations Surgery & Cancer ICSU