Foundation Year Two in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Foundation Year 2

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Foundation Year Two in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Foundation Year 2
40 hours
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Castle Hill Hospital
08/05/2018 23:59

Applications are invited for the post of Foundation Year Two in Cardiothoracic Surgery, based at Castle Hill Hospital commencing April 2018 for a period of 6 months initially, extendable on satisfactory performance.  This post does not attract a National Training Number. The post will suit a junior doctor who wishes to broaden his/her skill base and to gain further experience in Cardiothoracic Surgery. Contact: Mr Dumbor Ngaage, Consultant Cardiac Surgeon for further detail.

The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Castle Hill Hospital provides the full range of adult cardiothoracic surgery to a population of 1.3 million. The catchment area encompasses East Yorkshire, North East Lincolnshire and the Scarborough & York Districts of North Yorkshire. The Centre is housed within a state of the art £48 million Cardiothoracic and Cardiology complex which opened in 2009.  It comprises of 2 wards with a total of 50 beds, 12 intensive care and 16 monitored step-down beds. There are 3 dedicated purpose built operating theatre. Approximately 900 cardiac and 400 major thoracic operations are performed annually.

As a Trust Doctor taking up this positions you will receive:

A named Educational Supervisor

10 Study Days Leave per annum

£500 of Study Leave Allowance per annum

Access to an e-portfolio

An assigned Appraiser and access to 360 Edgecombe Appraisal System

These posts do not hold a National Training Number.


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

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Further details / informal visits contact

Mr Dumbor Ngaage on 01482 623263

If you have problems applying, contact

01482 468198