Senior Clinical Fellow in Paediatric Neurosurgery

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
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10 Nov 2019
9 Dec 2019

Job Description

Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust – Senior Clinical Fellow in Paediatric Neurosurgery

Start Date: January 2019

Applications are invited to apply for the post of Senior Clinical Fellow in Paediatric Neurosurgery based at King’s College Hospital Foundation Trust. The paediatric neurosurgical senior clinical fellowship is aimed at experienced neurosurgical trainees. The purpose of the post is to provide experience sufficient to allow a successful fellow to offer himself/herself for appointment to a consultant position involving a substantial commitment to paediatric neurosurgery.

The fellow will work closely with and under the supervision of the paediatric neurosurgical consultants. The fellow will be expected to supervise the paediatric neurosurgical registrars and to facilitate the training they receive. They will have responsibility for the patients on the ward. They will be expected to participate in the multi-disciplinary team meetings as well as clinics and theatre sessions. The fellow will have ample opportunity and will be expected to lead on and participate in research projects, presentations (national and international), publications in peer-reviewed journals and service improvement projects. The fellow will also be encouraged and expected to actively get involved in the teaching of their junior colleagues and medical students.

The fellow will participate in the general neurosurgical rota (Tier 2) on a 1 in 6 basis. They will also be encouraged to share responsibility for the paediatric neurosurgical patients outside of strict rota commitments.

Interview Date: December 2019

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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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