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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 29/01/2021.

Clinical Fellows in Subspeciality paediatrics

Job Reference: 196-MED2273

Employer:
Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Paediatric Subspecialities
Location:
London
Salary:
£49,036 £49,036 p.a excl.of LZ

The commitment of our 17,100 staff is key to our success. We are one of the largest local employers and we aim to develop and support all our staff so they are able to deliver high quality, safe and efficient care. The 2018 NHS staff survey results show that we have one of the most engaged and motivated workforces in the NHS. We know this has a positive impact on the care provided to our patients.


Senior Clinical Fellows in Subspecialty Paediatrics

2 x 0.6-1.0 Fixed Term Posts starting March 2021

An opportunity has arisen for 2 Senior Clinical Fellows in Subspecialty Paediatrics at the Evelina London Children's Hospital. The available posts are:

  • Paediatric Neurodisability (1 x WTE)
  • Paediatric Nephrology (0.6 x WTE)

All three posts will commence in March 2021 for a 6 month period, participating on the out of hours on call rota (including nights and weekends). Daytime working will be based at the Evelina London Children’s Hospital, a regional centre for Paediatric services in the South East of England. All Fellow posts are clinical appointments, but embedded in departments with a strong academic record, and development of a research interest will be encouraged.

Paediatric Neurodisability:

The Paediatric Neurosciences team include 12 Consultants in Paediatric Neurodisability / Sleep,12 in Paediatric Neurology, and Neurosurgery joint with KCH; as well as Metabolic service, Palliative care, Paediatric neurophysiology, neuroradiology and neonatal neurology services. We have a number of regional MDT teams within the service across all aspects of Neurodisability training. The Newcomen is a key service in providing Specialist and highly Specialist Neurology / Neurodisability and Neurorehabilitation. The trainee will work closely with these and the wider multidisciplinary teams within the paediatric neurology and neurodisability services including behavioural paediatrics, feeding disorders, saliva control, neuropathic bowel and bladder, epilepsy, spinal, neurorehabilitation and movement disorder pathways, including interventions with Botulinum Toxin A, Intra-thecal Baclofen Pump insertion and review and Deep Brain Stimulation. Non acute Neurosurgical intervention is on site at ELCH, with acute Neurosurgery - eg trauma, shunt taking place at King's.

Paediatric Nephrology:

The trainee will be exposed to a wide variety of nephrology conditions both acute and chronic, in both the outpatient and inpatient settings. We are a regional paediatric transplant and dialysis centre. The post will offer opportunities to develop skills in multidisciplinary management of childhood nephrology problems. A large number of multidisciplinary clinics also take place, which provide further experience that is available to the successful candidates.

As an organisation we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This means that some staff groups will increasingly be asked to work a more flexible shift pattern so that we can offer services in the evenings or at weekends. Creating a world-leading Academic Health Sciences Centre.

For further details please contact:

Paediatric Neurodisability – Dr Jill Cadwgan – jill.cadwgan@gstt.nhs.uk

Paediatric Nephrology – Dr Nicholas Ware – nick.ware@gstt.nhs.uk

Posts are due to start in March 2021 till September 2021. Applications for more than one of these posts may be made, with a single application form to be completed, with applicants indicating which of the 3 roles they are interested in.

Creating a world-leading Academic Health Sciences Centre.

Our excellent benefits include final salary pension scheme. Please visit our website to find out more.

Equality of opportunity is our Policy. The Trust provides health services to a diverse community.

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameDr Nick Ware and Dr Jill CadwganAdditional contact information

 

Paediatric Neurodisability – Dr Jill Cadwgan – jill.cadwgan@gstt.nhs.uk

Paediatric Nephrology – Dr Nicholas Ware – nick.ware@gstt.nhs.uk

 




Applications are welcomed from applicants with a disability. We can make reasonable adjustments and offer support and advice in a variety of ways throughout the application process. Equality of opportunity is our policy.

As an organisation we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This means that some staff groups will increasingly be asked to work a more flexible shift pattern so that we can offer services in the evenings or at weekends.

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