Hand Surgery

Sub-Specialty Training Posts Advanced Training Posts 12

Recruitment Timetable

Apply from 23 February 2018
Closing date 23 March 2018
Invitations to interview expected 3 April 2018
Interview dates 16 April 2018.

Health Education England (Severn) supports the Training Interface Group in Hand Surgery in the recruitment to advanced training fellowships.

We are recruiting up to 12 fellows for posts starting from the 22nd of July 2018, 1st of February 2019 and the 22nd of July 2019.

The training centres that currently deliver the advanced training are undergoing a review.  The centres listed below are currently approved to deliver the training and will continue to be updated as centres are added.

  • University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust and Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Birmingham Women's & Children's NHS Foundation Trust
  • Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
  • Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust
  • Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board
  • Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust

These posts are suitable for existing surgical trainees in Plastic Surgery or Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery who have an interest in Hand Surgery. Applicants must have passed the full Intercollegiate Specialty Board Examination by the time they take up the post.

Please refer to the person specification, to check the eligibility criteria, prior to submitting an application.

The current job descriptions can be found on the JCHST website.