Stroke Trust Grade Doctor ST3

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

Main area Therapy ServicesGrade MN37Contract Fixed term - 12 monthsHours 40 hours per weekJob ref 309-SHB825-ZR-I Site University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)Town LondonSalary £31,217- £49,086 pa plus London weightingClosing 12/11/2018 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.

We are looking for applications to join a dedicated and highly motivated team that is committed to providing the highest standards of care for patients with cerebrovascular disease whilst developing a truly world class training and research programme.

Our service includes the largest hyperacute stroke unit in London, a dedicated acute stroke and brain injury unit that is located at The National Hospital for Neurology and a daily walk-in TIA service. Our portfolio of outpatient clinics includes dedicated clinics for complex neurovascular disease, Moyamoya, focal spasticity and hemianopia. We have an established teaching programme that includes protected monthly bedside teaching and a developing simulation training experience and we are a participating centre for a number of important national and international stroke research trials.

The Trust Grade post provides service cover across both National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and the UCLH. The trainee will gain experience and receive training in the early assessment and treatment of hyperacute stroke (including thrombolysis and endovascular treatments), best practice stroke rehabilitation and stroke secondary prevention. There will be many opportunities for the successful applicant to be involved in a stroke research project and participation in service audit will be expected.

The successful applicant will participate in a 1:5 evening and weekend on-call rota on the UCLH Hyperacute Stroke Unit and the post is banded 1B.

Doctors who are not UK or EEA nationals and whose immigration status entitles them to work without restriction in the UK will be considered on an equal basis with UK and EEA nationals. Other non-UK or non-EEA nationals with limited leave to remain in the UK and whose employment will require Tier 2 sponsorship are subject to the Resident Labour Market Test (RLMT).

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 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 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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