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Specialty Doctor in Ophthalmology

Specialty Doctor

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Specialty Doctor
10 PA's per week plus on-call
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King's Mill Hospital
£37,923 - £70,718 per annum
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Sherwood Forest Hospitals (SFH) We are a multiple award-winning, modern and friendly trust, with a growing reputation for providing outstanding care across our three hospitals and in the Mid Nottinghamshire community. We have a stable leadership team, a clear sense of direction and we are working very closely with our health and local authority partners in the Mid Nottinghamshire Integrated Care Partnership (ICP), to deliver a better future for the population we serve. Our staff and volunteers strive to ensure patients are at the centre of our decision making.

At SFH we value our staff.  We know happy, well supported staff provide high quality care to patients. We want all patients to receive the level of care we expect our friends and family to receive and we are making progress with this aim. We have the highest staff engagement scores across the Midlands and in 2018, the Care Quality Commission assessed us as Good Overall and Outstanding for the Care we provide.

We offer a growing range of staff benefits, excellent training facilities and a modern, well equipped working environment. We are committed to supporting colleagues to maximise their potential and enjoy satisfying careers, underpinned by our staff health and wellbeing strategy; ‘Happy, Healthy, Here’. 

If our vision and values appeal to you, now is the time to join #Team SFH. 


A Specialty Doctor in the Ophthalmology Department is required based at King's Mill Hospital, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire. This is a basic 10 PA contract and will have an on call commitment of 1 in 8. The post holder maybe required to work on other sites including Newark Hospital.

It is an exciting time to join the Trust, we are on out journey to outstanding. The ophthalmology department has been visited by the royal college and deemed a good and safe place for our patients and for you to work. We have some great opportunities ahead and want to encourage everyone in the team to take part in making the department even better.

The appointee should have had previous experience in Ophthalmology, and preferably, hold relevant qualifications. The post holder will be required to undertake diabetic retinopathy screening duties.

This is a full-time position but candidates wishing to work part-time or in a job-share are encouraged to apply. If such a person is appointed modification of the job content will be discussed with the appointee on a personal basis. They will be required to devote substantially the whole of his/her time for the appointed sessions to the duties of the post and to give them priority at these times.

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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

Mrs Vineeta Munshi
Head of Service - Ophthalmology
01623622515 ext 2359

Ms Kavi Berry
Assistant General Manager - Head & Neck
01623622515 ext 6968