Clinical Fellow in Paediatric Surgery

King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
London (Greater)
20 Feb 2019
27 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.

The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.

SENIOR CLINICAL FELLOW PAEDIATRIC SURGERY Fixed term contract for 6 months extendable

1 post: Start date April 2019 for 6 months extendable to 1 Year;

2 post: from June 2019 for 6 months extendable 1 year Applications are invited for 3 full-time Senior Clinical Fellow (Registrar equivalent) within the Department of Paediatric Surgery at King’s College Hospital.

The successful candidate will join the Department which has 5 full-time Consultant Paediatric Surgeons are supported by 2 specialist registrars (on the South East Consortium Scheme), 4 Senior Clinical Fellows and a rotational CT3 who together provide a 1 in 7 non-resident on-call service (EWTD compliant).

These posts are suitable for paediatric doctors with evidence of competencies and experience in general paediatric surgery at the time of appointment and eligibility to work in the UK. All applicants must have MRCS/FRCS or equivalent and be fully GMC registered. Although these appointments are not accredited for training the appointees will be expected to participate fully in the educational and training programmes within the each department and the hospital. Appointees will have a named educational supervisor. Annual leave and study leave is commensurate with other post foundation doctors. The experience and opportunities offered would be excellent experience for an applicant planning a career in paediatric surgery.

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King's College Hospital is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.

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