Consultant in Anaesthesia

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Medacs is currently recruiting for Consultant in Anaeshesia for private clinics in varios location within the Uk.

The salary scale is up to £120,000 per year.

The post holder will be required to perform a range of anaesthetic procedures, on patients referred to the treatment centre, working in accordance with hospital protocols and working practices.

The post holder will be required to have completed a substantial number of procedures identified above independently. Applicants will be expected to have an excellent clinical quality record and be able to demonstrate the ability to perform efficiently in theatre.

Applicants will also need to demonstrate commitment to excellent teamwork with clinical colleagues, willingness to utilise and develop clinical care pathways in the overall management of patients and assist in improving these pathways over time, and a very positive attitude to dealing with patients.

A commitment to provide out of hours on call cover on a rota basis will be required. This is to be determined with colleagues. Opportunities may arise for further clinical work in addition to the basic contract.

The post holder will be required to build on close relations with other surgical colleagues as part of our multidisciplinary team. He/She will also be required to participate in audit, research and management of the service.

It is anticipated that the post holder will engage in specific management tasks and contribute to monthly departmental meetings and Clinical Governance meetings at the treatment centre in agreement with the Medical Director.

It is likely the post holder will be providing responsibility for the clinical supervision directly of junior medical and/or other clinical staff.

The post holder will be possibly be allocated responsibility for the management of specific consultant staff.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

The role has clinical, teaching, and staff development responsibilities:


  • The successful candidate will be expected to provide a wide range of anaesthetic procedures, both general and regional. The main speciality is Orthopaedics, but General Surgery, ENT and Opthalmology are also performed here. This is on an elective basis except where a postoperative patient requires a return to theatre.
  • He/she will also be required to attend OPD on a rota basis to help in the preassessment of patients prior to surgery.
  • He/she will take part in an on-call rota with colleagues. He/she will be expected to make sure that there are adequate arrangements for hospital staff involved in the care of patients to be able to contact him/her when on call.
  • To assist the RMO's in the assessment of patients and advise appropriately, providing specialist knowledge in assessing and interpreting acute and other patients conditions
  • In addition to the clinical duties he or she will undertake the administrative duties associated with the care of his/her patients and with the running of the Department. Each consultant will be responsible for producing the appropriate clinical records for each patient, which should be accurate, timely and complete, ensuring the safety and confidentiality of information

The requirements:

Full and Specialist registration with the GMC, relevant experience


Medacs Healthcare

London, (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)203 096 4590

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12 January 2017
Location: United Kingdom South East England
Salary: 120000 GBP per year
Work type:
Full time
Healthcare and Medical
Medical Practitioner

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