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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.
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Informal inquiries about the post are welcomed by Dr John Orr, Associate Clinical Director. Arrangements can be made by contacting Miss Mei Yin Chan
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