Consultant Urological Surgeon


Posted: 2 weeks ago

Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

£79,860 - £107,668


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 a Consultant Urological Surgeon with an interest in the management of renal stones and laparoscopy to join our team at Dorset County Hospital. We are offering a 10 PA contract with an additional 2 PAs; participating in a consultant of the week model to provide the acute emergency service to the population of West Dorset.

The Urology Department at Dorset County Hospital consists of five Consultants, one Specialty Doctor, three junior doctors and a comprehensive nursing team supporting the service.

The main base for the Urology Department is Dorset County Hospital; however the successful post holder may be required to work across Dorset.

Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust provides excellent services to a rural population of 215,000. Your main base would be at Dorset County Hospital, a modern 365 bed, acute hospital located in the County town of Dorchester.

Dorchester is a popular market town with easy access to Dorset’s Jurassic Coastline in an area of outstanding beauty, served by frequent direct rail services to London and Bristol, with four regional airports within 90 minutes by road. There are excellent recreational amenities and good educational facilities available in both the public and private sectors. The popular seaside holiday resort of Weymouth with its golden beaches and picturesque harbour is only eight miles away.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Please direct enquiries to Mr Cornaby’s secretary, Diana Langridge on 01305 255470. Informal visits are welcomed.


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-MD20005UROL-A

Closing Date: 16/07/2020

Interview Date: 03/09/2020

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