Consultant in Emergency Surgery

£82,096 - £110,683 yearly
  • MK University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
  • Milton Keynes, UK
  • 08 Oct, 2020
Full time Consultant Healthcare Public Sector and Government

Job Description

Main area: Emergency

Surgery: Grade

Consultant: Contract

Permanent: Hours

Full time: 10 PAs

Job ref: 430-MED09481S

Site: General Surgery - Med Staff (Dept)

Town: Milton Keynes

Salary: £82,096 - £110,683

Closing: 06/11/2020 23:59

Interview date: 18/11/2020

You can expect a warm welcome at Milton Keynes University Hospital, our staff are friendly and welcoming. We listen to each other and work together to embed our Trusts values and behaviours.  At MKUH we appreciate our staff and reward them with an outstanding benefits package including:

  • Free on-site parking
  • Free tea and coffee
  • Great flexible working opportunities
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Lease car scheme
  • Generous annual leave and pension scheme
  • On site nursery (chargeable)
  • Extensive staff health and well-being programme

Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the University of Buckingham, is a University Teaching Hospital; we conduct research and teaching on site to improve the care of our patients. The hospital is undergoing significant investment, and we are proud to be rated good by the CQC. Visit our website to catch up on our latest news.


Job Title:  Emergency Surgery Consultant

Department: Emergency Surgery

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £82,096 - £110,683 per annum

Programmed Activities: 10

Additional Programmed Activities: 2


Applications are invited to apply for a Consultant in Emergency Surgery at Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust for a substantive post.


This is replacement offering 10 programmed activities. 2 Additional programmed activities will be available, but these are subject to annual discussion and agreement and do not form part of the underlying contractual agreement.   


The General Surgery CSU consists of 16 Consultants, 1 Associate Specialist, 9 Specialty Doctors, 4 ST trainees, 4 CT/FY2/ SHO and 12 FY1s.


This is a permanent post.


The successful candidate will be expected to have full GMC Registered Qualification, a Medical Degree and FRCS or equivalent.  The candidate will be able to manage workload autonomously as an Emergency Surgeon and participate on the General Surgery on call Rota.


The successful applicant will be expected to participate in teaching both under and postgraduate students associated with the University of Buckingham and will also be expected to support colleagues doing these activities as part of his or her arranged job plan.


Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the University of Buckingham, is a University Teaching Hospital. This allows us to attract, train and retain the best doctors.


The hospital is the premier teaching hospital for the newly created University of Buckingham Medical School. The first students will graduate in 2019 and currently all years of medical students are being taught at the hospital. There are significant opportunities in the field of medical education both in the delivery and organisation of teaching.  A teaching and research background would be highly advantageous when applying for this position.


We believe the continued growth of the hospital will allow us to expand and improve our services to offer the very best care to the people of Milton Keynes, and beyond.


Located just 50 miles north of London, Milton Keynes has excellent access to the capital whilst being centrally located for Oxford and Cambridge and having ease of access to the north. Lying in attractive countryside, Milton Keynes offers first class facilities for sport, theatre, music, shopping and dining.


Doctors considering an application are encouraged to visit the hospital and to meet with potential clinical colleagues. The Chief Executive and/or Medical Director would also be happy to meet with doctors interested in this role, commitments allowing. 


For more information please contact our Consultant Emergency Surgeons:


 Mr Krystian Pawelec on 01908997514 or Mr Mihai Paduraru on 01908 996666


Please submit your CV by attaching it to your application.


Closing date for receipt of applications:  06th November 2020


Interview Date: 18th November 2020


We reserve the right to close posts early if we receive a sufficient volume of applications. Unfortunately, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Milton Keynes is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Please note that full GMC registration and license to practice is an essential for this role.  If you do not currently have GMC registration, but you are in the process of applying, please use the supporting information section of the application form to provide an update about the status of your GMC application. Candidates without GMC registration at the time of shortlisting will not be considered.





Please note that this post is subject to an initial probationary period of six months, extendable up to a period of 12 months. A DBS check may be required for new employees. MKUH promotes an inclusive workforce and are committed to equal opportunities, we proactively welcome applications from underrepresented groups in our community.


All posts in MKUH will be considered for flexible working.


Thank you for your interest in our Hospital.

Milton Keynes is the fastest growing and most successful city in the country (visit for which we provide Emergency Medicine (including Paediatrics) from minor injury to major trauma, Critical Care, Cancer Services, General Surgery & Medicine, Women’s & Children Services (including Maternity, Paediatrics & Neonatal) and Renal Services.

We reserve the right to close posts early if we receive a sufficient volume of applications.