Doctors - Specialty Doctor in Oral Maxillofacial Surgery

  • Department OMFS
  • Salary £37,923 - £70,718 Per Annum
  • Closing Date 03/07/2018
  • Location Telford
  • Grade NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor
  • Job ref 223-MSD143
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full Time 40 Hours
  • Contact Mr A Messahel
  • Telephone 01952 641222 ext 4168.

The Role

We are looking for an enthusiastic Specialty Doctor to work in our dynamic and Oral & Maxillofacial department.  Full time applications are welcome and the post is available as soon as an ideal candidate is found.  Candidates will be expected to be non-resident on call (within 20 mins) on a 1:6 rota basis. The on call component is remunerated by additional duty hours.

Candidates for this role must have GDC registration with specialty list inclusion (GMC registration desirable but not essential) and recent experience within the NHS at Specialty Doctor Grade or Specialist Registrar in OMFS.

The Department

The Speciality Doctor post will see the successful candidate join our Oral & Maxillofacial team based in the Royal Shrewsbury & Telford Hospitals. The post commitments are split between both sites with main inpatient wards at the Princess Royal Hospital Telford. This well-equipped OMFS Department provides services for over 500,000 patients spread over the county of Shropshire and Mid Wales.

You will be working alongside a friendly, expert and energetic team of Consultants, Staff Grade Doctor, Junior Doctors, Specialist Nurses and Technicians. The whole department is overseen by Mr A. Messahel, Clinical Lead for OMFS/Consultant OMFS.

Our Hospitals

Our Hospitals are located in Shrewsbury and Telford and are brimming with exemplary teams of hardworking individuals.

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.


Shropshire is a beautiful county located between the West Midlands and North Wales. Whilst rural and home to the Shropshire Hills it is anything but sleepy. The county is bustling with idyllic towns including Shrewsbury, Oswestry, Bridgnorth and Ludlow, with plenty to do regardless of your interests. More information can again be found under further links.

We are ideally located between the north and the south making travelling around the UK extremely easy. As well as being only a short distance from major Cities and busy transport links including Birmingham airport, our County also borders with beautiful north Wales which is abundant in outdoor activities, brilliant beaches, and thrilling scenery.

We want you to find out more about the department and our hospitals, and we invite you to contact Mr A Messahel with any questions you may have on 01952 641222 ext 4168.

Please also take the time to read any supporting documentation to really get to know us.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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