RMO in General Surgery

  • Job Reference: 147
  • Date Posted: 1 October 2019
  • Recruiter: A&E Agency
  • Location: Central London
  • Salary: £58,000 to £64,000
  • Sector: Surgery, Surgery > General, Surgery > Trauma and orthopaedics
  • Job Type: Permanent, Temporary
  • Duration: Perm / Fixed Term
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Stuart Sutherland
  • Email: Stuart.Sutherland@accident-emergency.co.uk
  • Telephone: 0203 5305 111

Job Description

About the Trust

  • With six world-class hospitals, an ever expanding group of partnership facilities and the dedicated laboratories and offices that support them, this private healthcare organisation doesn’t just offer exciting and dynamic places to work, but real opportunities for development and progression too.
  • CQC rated ‘Outstanding’. The facility provides complex and acute care across all medical specialties, for patients within the UK and from around the world. At the cutting-edge of medicine, performing procedures such as living donor renal and liver transplants, and stem cell transplants for blood cancers and multiple sclerosis.
  • Bring together world-leading specialists who are challenging medicine, developing new techniques and setting standards for healthcare in their field of medicine. This organisation have specialist centres and units dedicated to digestive diseases, breast, cancer, liver, bowel and orthopaedics, so you know you’ll be working alongside outstanding medical professionals. 

Job Description

  • Actively seeking to recruit an experienced General Surgical Senior SHO/ Registrar Levels doctors with NHS  experience to be part of the Surgery RMO Medical Team


  • Salary: 58000-64000 per annum dependent upon skills and experience.
  • This can be a permanent vacancy or a 1-year fixed term contract, dependent upon candidate preference
  • Role is to cover; General Surgical wards, Day Case surgery unit and Orthopaedics wards and will cover a range of complex case patients.
  • You will fully assist the consultants and specialist nursing staff to ensure a high standard of patient care is delivered, to ensure that any changes to the medical management plan for a patient, as agreed with their named consultant, are communicated immediately to the nurse in charge and relevant members of the multidisciplinary team.
  • Supporting new admissions to the unit as soon as is reasonably possible, Clerking patients and new drug chart and inform the named consultant of the patient’s arrival.
  • To accompany consultants on ward rounds of their patients, at their request.
  • To perform routine basic clinical skills for inpatients as required, i.e. venepuncture, drawing blood cultures, peripheral IV cannulation, arterial and venous blood gas sampling, tube insertions and urethral catheter insertion, and support nursing staff undergoing training to develop and perform these clinical skills independently.
  • You will have the opportunity to take part in audits, education of the MDT, education and training to continuous improve and strive for excellence, for staff and patients.

Skills and Experience required for the role

  • MBBS medical qualification
  • An additional post-graduate qualification MRCP or MRCS is desirable
  • Doctors must be the equivalent level of ST3 and/or above in General Surgery in the NHS, an interest in Orthopaedic is advantageous 
  • Fully registered with the GMC and current licence to practice.
  • Post holder must hold current ALS certificate
  • Good inter-personal skills with an ability to work co-operatively in a multidisciplinary setting
  • Ability to work effectively within a team environment & on own initiative.

In return the trust can offer you the following?

  • Rotas provided on average 6 to 8 weeks in advance to plan work life balance.
  • Full Time is 40 hours per week, range of shifts across both weekdays & weekends determined by rota.
  • Competitive salary, paid indemnity insurance, 5 days study leave, medical healthcare insurance, contributory pension, onsite revalidation officer, guaranteed annual salary review. Should you wish to conduct study further, our in house learning academy can help you with your CPD and specialist interests

What happens next?

  • If you fulfill the above listed requirements for the role then please apply and a member of our A&E Agency team will be in contact with you shortly