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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 21/04/2021.

Trust Fellow in Paediatric Surgery (SHO)

Job Reference: 271-SUG-2252630-B

Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
£33,128 - £37,986 pro rata, per annum


Trust Fellows ((CT1-2/ST1-3) ) in Paediatric Surgical Sub-specialties – Commencing August 2021.

Fixed Term contracts for 12 months

Interested in a career in child health, but not ready to commit to run through training?

GOSH has ST1/3 equivalent Fellow posts offering great experience in a well-supported environment. These posts offer unique clinical experience with our specialist surgical teams, who care for complex patients with multiple medical needs and is backed up by a formal Level 1 teaching programme delivered in association with the London School of Paediatrics.

The posts commence in August 2021 and offer 12 months experience spread across two of the following paediatric surgical subspecialties: Specialist Neonatal & Paediatric Surgery, Paediatric Urology, Paediatric ENT, Paediatric Plastic Surgery and Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery.

These posts are ideal for doctors completing foundation or core training who wish to gain further specialist paediatric experience, as well as those wishing to pursue a career in paediatric surgical specialities. Successful candidates will be educationally supervised and given the opportunity to complete appropriate research projects, as well as attending postgraduate courses inside and outside the trust.

All applicants should return their application forms electronically.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

As this post is considered to be a Shortage Occupation for UKVI purposes, applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications.

For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

We will conduct full criminal record checks on the successful candidate.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Ms Dhanya Mullassery,

Job titleConsultant Paediatric Surgeon

Email address

Telephone number0207 40509200 ext. 5871

Additional contact information

If you have any queries, please contact us via email at quoting the above reference.


Please be advised that:

The recruitment process for all admin and clerical roles at Bands 2-5 will be a two stage recruitment process whereby shortlisted candidates will undertake an online literacy, numeracy, ICT and typing test.Only those candidates who pass the competency test will proceed to a formal interview.

The closing date given is a guide only. There may be some occasions where we have to close a vacancy once sufficient applications have been received. It is therefore advisable that you submit your application as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Only those candidates who clearly demonstrate how they meet the person specification criteria for this post will be shortlisted. Please note that where high volumes of applicants have been received, additional criteria may on occasion be used to determine the final shortlist.

Please also note that all recruitment is currently subject to restrictions on the allocation of Certificates of Sponsorship.

We are an accredited Living Wage Employer.

Please note that the Trust uses the TRAC recruitment system to manage our recruitment campaigns. Your submitted application will be imported into TRAC. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, that as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post you are agreeing to Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job, information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system. Please note, all communication regarding your application will be made via email, please ensure you check your junk/spam folders as emails are sometimes filtered there.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2/skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2/skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

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