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Fixed term - 12 months
The Cardiovascular directorate at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust is a large, tertiary centre for acute referrals, providing highly specialised treatments to patients of South East London, Surrey, Sussex and Kent. The three departments of Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery and Vascular Surgery have 132 beds at the St Thomas' hub site, 5 cardiac catheter laboratories, 4 dedicated operating theatres and a vascular hybrid facility with integrated imaging.
The directorate is would like to appoint one proactive and highly-motivated individual to join the complex tertiary lower limb and diabetic foot service provided by the directorate within Vascular Surgery. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to get involved in all aspects of complex and extreme lower limb arterial revascularisation and be a part of an extensive multi-disciplinary team.
Applicants will need to have a background in vascular surgery and be interested in developing expertise in the treatment of diabetic foot and lower limb disease. This post will be for 6 months which are extendible to a year. The post would be ideal for doctors working towards a consultant level appointment (either in the final year of training or as a post CCT fellowship) who would like to expand their skills in different aspects of lower limb revascularisation, both open and endovascular. The applicant will have the opportunity to be exposed to the full range of complex tertiary services provided by the department through support of on-call and emergency work. For further information please apply online, quoting reference number: Closing date: 28/04/2019, midnight. Please note that applications might close early if a sufficient number of suitable candidates' applications have been received.
If you have not heard within two weeks of the closing date please assume that you have not been shortlisted.
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For further information and discussion about the job or to arrange a visit the unit please contact Mr Stephen Black, Consultant Vascular Surgeon at Apply