You are invited to be part of a dynamic and forward looking Trauma & Orthopaedic department based across both the acute hospital sites at Royal Glamorgan, Llantrisant and Prince Charles, Merthyr Tydfil.
The directorate currently has over 15 consultants with various subspecialities and special interests. We have a good mix of trainees and speciality doctors at all levels with equal opportunities providing a broad spectrum of care. We are supported by allied health professionals working alongside in supportive roles to provide a holistic approach.
The department has excellent links with the university hospital and is actively involved in
educational activities and further training opportunities. A wide variety of career opportunities are on offer that would allow you to gain experience and develop a subspecialty interest. There will also be opportunities for research and publications. The department has an impressive track record for success in professional exams.
We are going through an exciting journey with the aim to shape the services to meet the demands of our community and deliver high quality, comprehensive and readily accessible care. As a dynamic organisation, we are continuously looking for ways to enhance and improve the services we offer to our local population and are keen to imbibe new ways and ideas.
We are located at the foothills of an area of outstanding beauty and are close to beautiful rural holiday destinations. The hospitals benefit from a very dedicated, dynamic and friendly workforce and the trust proudly boasts an excellent job satisfaction level amongst the staff in the NHS.