- Fixed for 12 months
- 37.5 hours per week
- £31,217 - £49,086 per annum
- 06/12/2018 23:59
University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire is located in the West Midlands and is home to one of the largest teaching hospitals in England. Our mission to Care, Achieve and Innovate is demonstrated in our reputation for innovation, teaching and research and high quality patient care. University Hospital in Coventry is one of the most modern healthcare facilities in Western Europe with £200 million of new medical and research equipment and a hospital that is at the forefront of digital imaging and technology.
We provide general acute hospital services to approximately 500,000 people from Coventry and Rugby and specialist hospital services to over one million people from Coventry, Warwickshire and beyond. The Trust has a revenue budget of approximately £473 million, we employ 5,639 staff, manage 1,380 beds and 32 operating theatres.
The Trust is made up of the following hospitals:
University Hospital Coventry
Hospital of St Cross – Rugby
UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS COVENTRY AND WARWICKSHIRE NHS TRUST
Trust Grade in Ophthalmology
Applicants are invited for the post of Trust Grade in Ophthalmology at University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust.
We are looking for two dynamic doctors for posts within a well established Ophthalmology service; the initial term will be 12 months renewable thereafter.
These posts offer significant exposure and training. A minimum of 12 months experience in Ophthalmology is desirable.
The posts are offered with a job plan of 10 Professional Activities (PAs) with 1:9 on-call duties
Research and Audit is actively encouraged in the department with ample opportunities.
Recruiting to Values
To ensure that we provide world-class patient care, UHCW recruits people that can demonstrate the Trust’s Values and Behaviours in their everyday life. Therefore, if you are invited to interview, you will be undertaking a Values Based Interview/Assessment, which explores not only what you do but how and why you do it.
Before applying, we encourage you to review the Trust’s Values and Behaviours Framework and Values Based Recruitment Factsheet which can be accessed on the right side of this page under the job description.
The Supporting Information Section in your application should therefore reflect your understanding of the Trust’s Values and associated Behaviours. You will be expected to provide us with examples from work experience and/or personal life which demonstrate these values through your behaviour.
All correspondence will be sent by email; please check your account regularly including your Junk/SPAM folders
If you are invited to attend interview you will be asked to set up an account with the Trac recruitment system in order to confirm your interview time
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
Informal enquiries should be made to Mr H Ahluwalia or Mr N Manjunatha, Clinical Leads for Ophthalmology on 024 76 966506
If you have problems applying, contact