SHO T&O – ASAP for 4-6 months
To work on the full rota including long days, nights and weekend. The nights and weekend are cross cover shifts with O&G, with resident O&G SpR
About the Trust
The Trust has recently extended to open a centre of excellence for orthopaedic care.
There are two wards that are dedicated to orthopaedic care; Thomas Ward which provides trauma orthopaedic care and Greville Ward treating elective Orthopaedic patients.
The orthopaedic team do all joint replacement surgery including;
• total hip replacement
• total knee replacement
• joint revision surgery
• resurfacing of hip joint
• minimally invasive surgery
They also do all upper limb surgery including;
• arthroscopic surgery
• shoulder replacement/resurfacing
• elbow and hand surgery
• foot and ankle surgery
• knee and arthroscopic surgery
• all general Orthopaedic and Trauma surgery
All elective patients will undergo an assessment in Pre-Operative Assessment Clinic to ensure they are medically fit.
Nurse/Physiotherapy led teaching clinic for patients undergoing joint replacement surgery. This service provides patient education on exercise, pain relief, healthy eating and medical problems. It is also an opportunity for patients to ask questions and share experiences.
We require the following documents to get you started:
- Registration with the GMC
- NHS experience and two references
- Right to work in the UK
- Valid DBS (provided by the agency)
- Mandatory training (provided by the agency)