Locum Consultant in Neuroanaesthesia

University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
London (Greater)
08 Nov 2018
09 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Main area NeuroanaesthesiaContract Fixed Term- 9 MonthsHours Full Time 10 PAs per weekJob ref 309-CON208-BD Site University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)Town LondonSalary £77,913 to £105,042 per annum plus HCA'sClosing 11/11/2018 23:59

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.

University College London Hospitals is seeking to appoint a Locum Consultant in the Department of Neuroanaesthesia and Neurocritical care at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. This neuroanaesthetic post is a fixed term position for 9 months to cover maternity leave and is required to meet the planned increased clinical activity and to ensure a consultant led service at all times. There is an ongoing redevelopment project which has seen the opening of 2 new operating theatres as well as the refurbishment of the existing 4 theatres and expansion of both the surgical and medical critical care units.

The National Hospital provides tertiary level care in a wide spectrum of neurological and neurosurgical disease with a regional, national and international referral base. The hospital is co-located with the Institute of Neurology in Queen Square, London WC1. Both institutions share the common aim of promoting research and teaching in neuroscience and its allied disciplines.

The Department of Neuroanaesthesia and Neurocritical Care comprises 20 Consultants and 22 trainees. These posts support all aspects of anaesthesia for neurosurgery and interventional neuroradiology including mechanical thrombectomy. The appointees will work flexibly to cover Consultant leave within the department as required. All candidates must be eligible for full GMC registration and either already be on the Specialist Register or be within three months of receiving CCST/ CCT in Anaesthesia at the time of interview. Essential qualifications for this post include FRCA or equivalent.

We offer our permanent staff an interest free season ticket loan for travel, a subsidised social club including gym, free independent and confidential support for all staff, large retail discounts, cycle to work scheme and on-site accommodation to name a few… for more information on our staff benefits please see attached poster.

We recognise, reward and thank colleagues by nominating them for our annual Celebrating Excellence Awards, which are funded by UCLH Charity.

We are also members of www.mytrustbenefits.co.uk/ which offers discounts on high street retail stores, offers on travel deals, and also to take advantage of cash back schemes.

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

Please note that all correspondence regarding your application will be via email. The emails will be sent to you via TRAC.jobs and not via NHS Jobs, we encourage you to check your inbox regularly.

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.

Please note that if you have not heard from us within 3 weeks of the closing date of the advert to assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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