Locum Paediatric Surgical Consultant

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
15 Jan 2020
13 Feb 2020

Job Description

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 12,600 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London and Kent.

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, Orpington Hospital, and some services at Beckenham Beacon and Queen Mary’s Sidcup.

The Trust is recognised internationally for its work in liver disease and transplantation, neurosciences, cardiac, haemato-oncology, fetal medicine, stroke, major trauma, and Emergency Department.

Applicants are invited for the post of Locum Consultant Paediatric Surgeon at King’s College

Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London. This is a new post and will be for 12 months in the first instance with the expectation to becoming substantive.

The successful candidate will join an established team of 5 consultants and will be expected to contribute to the comprehensive general paediatric surgery and neonatal services at King’s College Hospital in addition to some outreach commitments within Kent.

The successful candidate with take part in a 1:5 on call rota covering General and Neonatal Paediatric Surgery with scope to develop an area of sub-speciality. Existing areas of established sub-specialisation include hepatobiliary, thoracic and bariatric surgery.

In 2013-14 King’s College Hospital acquired new sites, namely Princess Royal University Hospital, Orpington Hospital and associated services from South London Healthcare Trust.

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is part of the King’s Health Partners Health Science Centre (AHSC) which is a pioneering collaboration between King’s College London, Guy’s and St Thomas’, King’s College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts. This unique combination brings together one of the world’s leading research-led universities and three of London’s most successful NHS Foundation Trusts.

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Equality and Diversity Information

King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Annual Reports and Other Corporate Publications

King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - Our Values (Links to a Video on 'You Tube')

King's Health Partners Academic Health Science Centre Website

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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