Glaucoma Fellow

Job ID: 788575
Location: Nottingham
Category: Education & Training
Salary: 30,605 to 48,123 per annum negotiable
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Job Reference: 164-731911

Employer:Nottingham University Hospitals NHS TrustDepartment:OphthalmologyLocation:Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, NottinghamSalary:30,605 to 48,123 per annum

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Applications are invited from suitably qualified ophthalmologists for this funded post for a period of one year. This post is designed as a post CCST position, Specialist Registrars nearing completion of training or equivalent will also be considered. Please note however that the period may not be accredited for CCST training by the Royal College of Ophthalmologists.

This is an opportunity for a dynamic and motivated individual to gain extensive experience in glaucoma whilst working within a busy ophthalmic teaching department that provides services that include a comprehensive range of sub specialties. The successful candidate will be a key member of an enthusiastic team of medical staff providing a quality service to a busy department.

For further details / informal visits contact:
Please email Informal enquiries about this post to Professor AW King, Consultant Ophthalmologist ( or telephone 0115 924 9924 extn 64247;

Mr P Agrawal, Consultant Ophthalmologist ( or telephone 0115 924 9924 extn 63888

Mr RE Stead, Consultant Ophthalmologist ( or telephone 0115 924 9924 extn 67720

We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date should we have an overwhelming response to this advert.
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Job Type:Fixed term (12 months)Working pattern:40 hours per weekPay Scheme:Hospital Medical and Dental StaffPay Band:Doctor - OtherStaff Group:Medical & DentalSpecialty/Function:Ophthalmology

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Apply for this jobClosing Date:25/08/2017

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