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Obstetrics and Gynaecology
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Full time - 10 sessions per week (Potential to move to 12 pas)
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James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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James Paget University Hospital
£82,096 - £110,683 per annum
Salary period
26/09/2021 23:59
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Consultant Obstetrics and Gynaecology

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

The James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust serves a population of around 230,000 people in the Great Yarmouth, Lowestoft and Waveney areas. The Trust provides an integrated hospital and community children’s service. 
Patent and staff experience is important to us and these are the behaviours we live by: 
  • Putting patients first
  • Aiming to get it right 
  • Recognising that everybody counts
  • Doing everything openly and honestly



The James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is seeking to appoint a Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

This position provide an excellent opportunity for the sucesfull candidate to actively contribute to a modern Obstetric & Gynaecological service within this highly regarded Trust with its wide range of acute and community services, which will afford high professional visibility.

Our Maternity Unit delivers about 2400 deliveries per annum supported by level 2 NICU. There is an operational maternity pre assessment unit and also midwifery led birthing unit adjacent to the delivery suite. There is a plan to open a four bedded transitional care unit and build up.

The James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (JPUH) is forward looking and is highly regarded in the region with an ongoing programme of development in many areas of its services. The successful candidates will join a team of 9 consultants, working a full range of obstetric and gynaecology services in East Norfolk.

James Paget University Hospital and Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital together formed the East Norfolk/Waveney Cancer Network and major clinical teaching side for the medical school based at the University Of East Anglia.There will be opportunities for the candidates to become involved in the undergraduate programme.

The Hospital is situated in a mainly rural area in one of the most open, picturesque, safe and unspoilt parts of the country, offering a range of inexpensive properties, good schools, easy access to the coast and an abundance of outdoor, sporting and recreational activities. The post will appeal to candidates who seek a high quality of life combined with a practical clinical role within a secure and well-run hospital distinguished by its supportive and friendly culture. The JPUH have been given an overall rating of “Good,” following the Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection which took place in August 2019. This places us in the top 30% of acute trusts in the country.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Dr Ramesh Appiahanna
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