Working at St Mary's


St Mary's is a busy and friendly hospital. As well as being a Major Trauma centre it is also a quaternary vascular centre undertaking complex aortic work. The department also provides anaesthetic services for Obstetrics, Paediatrics, Neurosurgery, Orthopaedics, Plastic surgery, General and Gynaecological surgery and Bariatric surgery.

There are 5 theatre areas at St Mary's and in addition the department provides anaesthetic support to A&E, Interventional Radiology and Endoscopy.

Working at St Mary's means you will interact with lots of different teams and gain anaesthetic experience both in & out of theatres.

Leave & On calls

To request annual leave please email the Trainee leave manager. Study leave requests need to be approved first by the college tutors.

There are three trainee on call rotas for anaesthetics at St Mary's, two General on call rotas & one Obstetrics. The on calls can be busy but you will be well supported by your consultants.

Clinical Guidelines

Clinical guidelines are available on the intranet.

A list of commonly used anaesthetic guidelines can be found on the Anaesthesia & Theatres page.

Who to Contact

For a list of current contacts within the department please see Contacts.

For training queries please contact the College Tutors: Dr Alex Wickham & Dr Davina Watson