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Consultant Ophthalmologist with Special Expertise in Medical Retina

At AmongDoctors EventsManchester University NHS Foundation Trust

Job description

The Manchester Royal Eye Hospital is a Centre of excellence in the field of medical retina. The Hospital wishes to appoint two substantive Consultant Ophthalmologists with a specialist interest in medical retina to further expand the service.

The Consultant will provide sub-specialty expertise in medical retina and, with the current teams will be responsible for outpatient service delivery and sessions on the macular treatment centers in any of four locations throughout the city. The Consultant will also provide a general ophthalmic service and participate in the on call rota. A subspecialist interest in virtual medical retina review clinics and monitoring of pigmented retinal lesions would complement the existing team.

Applicants should have Fellowship of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists or equivalent. A higher degree is desirable but not essential. This is a 10 PA consultant contract.

The successful candidate will be required to apply for an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure.

Company Description

From 1st October 2017, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CMFT) and the University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) has joined together to create a new Foundation Trust which has been named Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. 

Our new organisation will provide a single hospital service across the city of Manchester and in 12- 18 months will also include the services currently provided by North Manchester General Hospital.  These changes will make a real difference to the health outcomes and quality of life for the people of Manchester.  That’s why this really is an extremely exciting and challenging period in the delivery of health and social care in Greater Manchester and one that provides a wealth career opportunities for great people right across our Group. 

Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CMFT) and the University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) have joined together to create a new Foundation Trust, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT). As a result, it’s an extremely exciting and challenging period in the delivery of health and social care in Greater Manchester and one that provides a wealth of opportunity. Our new organisation will provide a single hospital service across the city of Manchester, where these changes will make a real difference to the health outcomes and quality of life for the communities we serve.

Job Details
  • REF: 349-CON-421
  • Sector: Hospitals
  • Specialty: Ophthalmology (medical), Ophthalmology
  • Position: Medical Doctor
  • Type: Full-Time