A vacancy has arisen for a substantive post of Specialty Doctor in urology at the Bolton Centre for Urology. This recently opened new £4m build at Bolton Foundation Trust is a purpose built unit for all the requirements of a modern urology facility fit for its future demands. It has an excellent outpatients and diagnostics facility, encompassing flexible cystoscopy, prostate biopsy and urodynamics. All surgery is undertaken in a designated urological theatre and facilities exist for almost all forms of modern urology, including flexible ureterorenoscopy, PCNL, core urology surgery and day surgery, which have its own designated day surgery ward within this unit.
The Bolton centre for urology is delivered by 4 Consultant Urologists, with 1 specialist registrar and junior staff consisting of Core Training and Foundation doctors. The centre has 1 advanced Nurse practitioner in training along with clinical Nurse Specialists in benign and Uro-oncology supported by a nursing team for both nurse led clinics and its own theatre team supporting urology on call. We are a friendly and dynamic team and support excellent training facilities and opportunities in Uro-Oncology MDTs, Stone and Endourology MDT, combined Urology-Radiology-Nephrology meeting, Urology-Gynaecology Continence forum and specialty audit and governance meetings.
Bolton Foundation Trust recent CQC inspection has published its findings and the Trust has been rated good in overall standards. However the Trust was also found to have some key areas of outstanding practice and was rated as outstanding for being well led at every level.
We look forward to your application and invite informal meetings.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Clinical Lead for urology, Miss Ling Lee on Apply Now >>, ( Email address removed )
Urology Matron, Mrs Niamh Brockenshaw on Apply Now >>, ( Email address removed )
The aims of this Trust are to improve the health of and provide the best possible care to the population in which we serve and ensure that our staff have joy and pride in their work. We are striving to recruit a workforce that reflects the communities in which we serve. We value our staff and can offer excellent opportunities for further training and development. We are keen to reflect our local population and therefore applications from all sectors of the community are welcomed.
From time to time we may need to close a vacancy early when in receipt of a sufficient number of applications. If you are interested in this post and wish to be considered, we strongly advise you to complete and submit your application as soon as possible.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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