ID Medical

Trust Doctor in Trauma and Orthopaedics (ST1) - East Kent

We are currently seeking an experienced ST1 Trust Doctor in Trauma and Orthopaedics for immediate placement in the East Kent area.

The position is available on a full time permanent basis.

A passion for working in a fast paced, dynamic environment needs to be evident.

This department is diverse, showing the need for a candidate who shows initiative and demonstrates clear decision making.

The client is offering a competitive remuneration package and the chance to work for a trust that is at the leading edge of developments in hospital services.

Core duties would include:

  • The Doctor (ST1) is responsible for clerking and ordering the necessary investigations for emergency trauma admissions as well as the care of ward base patients.

  • The post holder will attend the Consultant lead trauma meeting held daily at 8.00 a.m.

    where the admissions of the previous 24 hours are presented by the Trust Grade Doctors' (SHO) on call.

On Call Arrangements:

  • This Department operates a full shift pattern with full prospective cover.

  • The Doctor must refer problems to the Registrar, Staff Grade, Associate Specialist or Consultant concerned.

  • The Doctor accepts that he will also perform duties in occasional emergencies and unforeseen circumstances at the request of the appropriate Consultant(s) in consultation where practicable with his colleagues, both senior and junior.

Clinical Governance, Education and Training:

  • The holder of the post, will have ample opportunity for taking part in on-going research and audit projects.

    There are monthly Trust wide (videolinked) audit meetings and clinical conferences.

    We also hold a monthly morbidity and mortality meeting.

  • There are daily trauma meetings attended by all Consultants and junior staff, where all emergency referrals and admissions are presented and discussed.

Areas we cover in East Kent include:

  • Ashford

  • Canterbury

  • Dover

  • Folkestone

  • Margate

  • Romney

  • Whitstable


  • Opportunities with more NHS hospitals than any other agency

  • Excellent salary packages available

  • Free BLS & PLS course

  • 24 hour support service

  • Excellent relocation package available

  • Discounted CPD accredited courses

  • Dedicated, experienced, supportive and friendly consultants

  • Excellent support to progress clinically with new interests.

  • Lucrative referral bonuses.

  • Routine employee recognition and appreciation

  • A culture that is supportive, accommodating and rewarding

  • In-house clinical support team

We constantly have vacancies across all departments - we're sure to have something that is right for you.

Plus, the ID Medical Refer & Earn scheme allows you to earn extra money by referring friends, colleagues or family to us for a suitable medical solution.

About ID Medical

From its headquarters in Milton Keynes as well as its Central London office, award-winning ID Medical is the leading independent supplier of superior quality locum doctors, nurses, allied health professionals and primary care staff, supplying over 5 million hours to the NHS per annum.

ID Medical was formed in 2002, holding preferred supplier contracts with more than 90% of NHS hospitals and private medical sector organisations.

If you are looking for a rewarding career, join us at ID Medical and help us transform the lives of the people who use our service for the better.

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  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £28076 - £39092 per annum + negotiable
  • Location: Folkestone, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: ID Medical
  • Tel: 0845 130 9331
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2016-10-08 12:03:13 -

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