Specialty Doctor in Obs & Gynae

Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Posted: 3 days ago

Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

£40,037 to £74,661 depend


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

Applications are invited for the above vacancy at Dorset County Hospital, Dorchester. Applicants must have full GMC registration with a licence to practice, MRCOG part II, a minimum of 3 years clinical experience in Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Registrar or equivalent level.

The middle grades participate in a rota based on 40 hours full shift which is EWTD compliant. The trust doctor will be attending major inpatient operating lists to enhance/develop their surgical skills in abdominal and vaginal open surgery. The other duties of the post include covering labour ward, gynaecology and antenatal care clinics and day case surgery.

The Obstetrics & Gynaecology Department has a broad range of training opportunities and the successful candidate will be offered the opportunity of continuing professional development, including training in non-clinical aspects of the post. Additionally the post holder would be expected to participate in peer supervision and team training programmes.


For further details / informal visits contact:

For details about this post, please contact Miss Beena Dandawate, Clinical Director, Consultant Obstetrician/Gynaecologist on 01305 254248 or Shirley Goodchild, Assistant Service Manager, Family Services on 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 recruitment@dchft.nhs.uk to find out whether you have been shortlisted

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