Locum Consultant in Gastroenterology

University College Hospital London NHS Trust
London (Greater)
11 Oct 2018
10 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
At UCLH (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) our success starts with you.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.

Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links to all our sites. Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as unparalleled education and development opportunities for staff at all levels. This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programmes ranging from ongoing personal development through to clinical excellence and leadership skills. UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.

Locum Consultant in Gastroenterology

The gastrointestinal services division at University College Hospital is one of the largest in the UK, with 13 clinical and academic consultant physicians working within the subspecialty areas of upper GI/laser medicine, HPB medicine, lower GI/IBD, nutrition, and clinical physiology. In September 2005 the department moved into the newly built University College Hospital, and a state-of-the-art 7 room endoscopy suite.

The Division is seeking to appoint a full time Consultant in Gastroenterology for 12 months specialising in IBD and Colorectal Medicine.

The successful applicant will have a commitment to high quality patient care, innovative service models, delivery of performance targets, and excellence in education/training.

Colorectal Medicine

The Colorectal Service at UCLH is one of the largest in the Trust, and has an international reputation for both the quality and expertise of the clinical service, and the endoscopic/clinical training provided

Key duties include:-

  • Educational input into the training of the junior Gastroenterology doctors

  • Developing Endoscopy expertise, in particular lower GI procedures

  • IBD patient management.

  • GI adolescent patient management

  • General Gastroenterology

  • Gastroenterology on-call (1 in 12)

For further details / informal visits contact:

For further information, contact: Dr Sara McCartney: [... Click Apply...]

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Please note that if you are at present in a training position on the 2016 new junior doctor’s contract and are applying for a Trust doctor role your salary will not be pay protected.

You will be placed on the appropriate point of the Trust Doctor pay scale based on your previous experience.

This vacancy may close before the current listed closing date. You are advised not to delay submitting your completed application.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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