Doctors - Locum Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

  • Department Oral and Maxillofacial
  • Salary £79,860-£107,668 Per Annum
  • Closing Date 03/03/2020
  • Location Princess Royal Hospital, Telford
  • Grade NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
  • Job ref 223-MCL071D
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full Time 40 Hours
  • Contact Mr A. F. Messahel –Consultant & Clinical Lead for Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Email
  • Telephone 01952 641222 Ext 4168

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge this year? Are you looking for an interesting and rewarding job with good work-life balance in a stunningly beautiful rural location within easy reach of the West Midlands conurbation?  If so, we would like to welcome you to join our friendly, supportive, surgical team, working in close collaboration with our forward thinking team of 5 existing Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon (5.0 WTE). We are looking for a Locum Consultant to join our expanding Department supporting 520,000 people in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and Mid-Wales. This is an additional post in locum capacity for a maximium of 12 months in the first instance.

The Role

We require an enthusiastic individual with the skills to carry out a wide range of Oral & Maxillofacial treatments including skin cancer surgery and routine maxillofacial surgery – that includes and is not limited to dentoalveolar, paediatric, TMJ, salivary gland. The on-call commitment is currently 1:5 and would move to a 1:6 shift on a rolling rota.

Our Hospitals

We are entering an exciting period here at The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust. We have been guaranteed more than £300 million pounds to develop our hospitals into two state of the art facilities that will offer greatly improved environments, more sustainable staffing and better facilities. It will make SaTH a better place to work, in turn making it a better place to receive care.

Over the last two years we have been building the foundations of a better future through our work with Virginia Mason and our own transforming care institute (TCI). We have introduced a leadership academy with more opportunities for development so all our leaders support, coach and perform at the highest levels, celebrate the hard work of our staff and recognise the wonderful improvements that are being made each and every day. This is a vital stepping-stone to ensure we are equipped for our better future and realising our vision of providing the safest and kindest care for our patients. Leadership is about supporting teams to be the best they can be. As we move forward together it is vital all our teams understand their important role in delivering this brighter future for everyone

The post is for 10 Programmed Activities per week with an option to work an additional PA (Total 11PA) by agreement.


Shropshire is the largest inland county in the UK with Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, World Heritage sites and access to Mid Wales and the Welsh coast. There are good schools, amazingly affordable housing and a wide range of leisure pursuits.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Mr A. F. Messahel -Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon and Clinical Lead. Tel: 01952 641222 Ext 4168


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