Consultant in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Posted: 1 month ago

Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

£79,860 to £107,668 pro r


Outstanding Hospital

We are the largest and most diverse employer in West Dorset with over 3,000 staff providing an acute hospital service to a population of over 250,000.

Our Mission is to provide outstanding care for people in ways which matter to them and to achieve this we ensure our values of Integrity, Respect, Teamwork and Excellence is at the core of everything we do.

We are a Trust that celebrates diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We would welcome applications from people in all under-represented groups.

Oustanding Career

Would you like to work in an area of great natural beauty and drive to work and clinics through the Dorset countryside, with views of the Jurassic Coast? Our Trust, based in Dorchester, lies within West Dorset which includes busy market towns, seaside resorts and rural villages.

We are looking for a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist to join our friendly 8 consultant team at Dorset County Hospital. We are offering a 7 PA post and are keen to recruit a candidate with a special interest in Colposcopy. The appointed consultant will be expected to take a share of general referrals and participate in the non-resident on call rota. Outpatient clinics are also held in local community hospitals and we have a full range of obstetric and gynaecological services in the hospital.

This is an area with a great quality of life with easy access to outdoor activities with a wide range of watersports and also a thriving arts scene. There are great schools in both the state and private sectors.

We would welcome enquiries from newly qualified or established consultants wanting to work in this friendly Trust.

For further details / informal visits contact:

For an informal visit please contact Shirley Goodchild 01305 254139


Please read the job description/person specification carefully to ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills and experience required

The closing date/interview date is subject to amendment; this vacancy may expire at short notice. All correspondence with applicants will be via email. If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks please contact us on to find out whether you have been shortlisted

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Job Reference

Reference: 405-MD19433O&G

Closing Date: 03/11/2019

Interview Date: 26/11/2019