Applications are invited for a Consultant Paediatric Anaesthetist post in Aberdeen. This is an opportunity to be part of an enthusiastic team of 6 Consultant Paediatric Anaesthetists based at the Royal Aberdeen Children Hospital. The advertised post is a whole time equivalent replacement post with 8 Direct Clinical Care programmed activities and 2 Supporting Programmed Activities. Interest in other subspecialties in adult Anaesthesia can also be accommodated. The post will be available as of the 1st of May 2019 following the retirement of a current Consultant colleague. Located in the North East of Scotland, Aberdeen is an affluent, friendly and vibrant city, combining all the amenities of a large city with quick, easy access to its beautiful surrounding countryside and coastline. Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital provides high quality, acute and comprehensive care for children up to the age of 16 years from the Grampian region in the north-east of Scotland, and from the Orkney and Shetland Islands. Aberdeen has a large Anaesthetic department which covers a comprehensive range of clinical services, and, as a teaching hospital department there is strong involvement in a wide range of educational activities. There are also many opportunities to develop research interests in collaboration with the local universities. Consequently, there is excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic appointee to develop interests in a wide choice of areas. It is possible for consultants to adapt their clinical duties over time to fit with their interests and for some aspects of the job plan to be changed on negotiation with the Clinical Director. 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). Enquiries should be made to: Dr Amr Mahdy, Unit Clinical Director, or Dr Graham Wilson, Clinical Lead for Paediatric Anaesthesia. Please visit our department website at To obtain the job description for this post please click on the following link – CI21906 – Consultant Paed Anaes.docx Closing date: Sunday, 6 January 2019.