Recruitment- Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Aberdeen

27th January 2016


Aberdeen Royal Infirmary are recruiting for a Consultant Plastic Surgeon

This post is a permanent appointment on a 10 PA’s contract. An option of 2 EPA’s may be available in negotiation with the service. This post is available from March 2016 which is offered on a whole time basis or less than full time will be considered.
The Plastic Surgery Unit serves the North East of Scotland covering a widely scattered population of over 630,000.

This post is offered as a general Plastic Surgery post preferably with a specialist interest in head and neck and skin cancer. The successful candidate will join 4 existing full time consultants and an associate specialist based at the teaching hospital of Aberdeen Royal Infirmary to replace a retiring consultant.

The Plastic Surgery Unit carries out additional Operating and Outpatient sessions in Elgin and a number of peripheral locations throughout the North East. Close links exist between a number of other specialties on site and with an excellent range of support services on site.

Full registration with a licence to practise with the GMC is required. For more information visit

Those trained in the UK should have evidence of higher specialist training leading to CCT or be within 6 months of confirmed entry from date of interview or eligibility for specialist registration (CESR).

The responsibilities of the post include plastic surgery inpatient and outpatient services at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and a peripheral clinic, a contribution to the paediatric plastic surgery service and participation in a 1:5 on call rota. The duties of the post include involvement in undergraduate and postgraduate training.

It is likely that the University of Aberdeen will accord the honorary status of Clinical Senior Lecturer for this post.

Informal enquiries should be made to Mr Alain Curnier, Consultant in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary on (01224) 553914/551344.

To apply please visit and search for Ref No SG13008.

Closing date 19th February 2016.


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