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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 02/05/2021.

ST1-2 Trust doctor

Job Reference: 290-TDPA-574

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
£33,128 - £52,090 per annum

Fulfil your potential in hospitals that make history:

Charing Cross, Hammersmith, St Mary’s, Queen Charlotte’s & Chelsea and Western Eye.

With five world-renowned hospitals, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust is full of opportunity if you are looking to develop your healthcare career.

We are an NHS Trust of approximately 14,000 people, providing care for over a million and a half patients from north west London and beyond every year. We have a rich heritage and an ambitious vision for the future of our patients and local communities.

With our partners, Imperial College London, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and The Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, we form Imperial College Academic Health Science Centre, one of 6 academic health science centres in the UK, working to ensure the rapid translation of research for better patient care and excellence in education.

We are proud of our heritage in innovation and we are early adopters of new insights in technologies, techniques and treatments for improving health.








Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust invites applicants to apply for Trust Doctor (ST 1/2 equivalent) posts covering Acute Neurosurgery to work within the Department of Stroke & Neurosciences at St Mary’s Hospital. The posts offer experience of both acute cranial and spinal Neurosurgery which include covering major trauma.


The post holders will be involved with trauma calls, outpatient’s clinics, research, audit and presentations at the various postgraduate teaching meetings. Operative training in theatre is encouraged not just within neurosurgery but across all the presenting trauma specialties with opportunities in orthopaedics, vascular, plastics and general surgical cases. The post holders will also have the opportunity to be involved in ITU ward rounds and critical care of neurosurgical and trauma patients as well as voluntary days at Charing Cross Hospital for exposure to elective neurosurgery work. There are plenty of opportunities to be involved in all aspects of a patient’s care with a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient management.


The post holders will work as part an EWTD-compliant full shift rota to ensure that cover is provided within the Unit. The out of hours work will be carried out under the Consultant’s supervision for the management of all appropriate patients.


The posts will be for a fixed term period of 6 months in the first instance.


Candidates must hold MBBS or equivalent and be expected to have some previous experience both in the NHS and in a Neurosciences or a general surgical setting.


The successful applicant will be expected to have full registration with the General Medical Council with a licence to practise.


Trust Doctors are not formally approved training posts, but the post holder will have consultant-led education and supervision and will be supported in their professional development.



For further details / informal visits contact:

Kevin Tsang

Email address:

At Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust you can achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people. You’ll be working with leading clinicians pushing boundaries in patient care. Become part of a vibrant team living our values - expert, kind, collaborative and aspirational. You’ll get an experience like no other and will fast forward your career.

Benefits include opportunities for career development, flexible working and wellbeing, plus a staff recognition scheme. Also, take advantage of optional benefits including the cycle to work and car lease schemes, season ticket loan or membership options for onsite leisure facilities.

All of our hospitals have quick transport access to the Westfield shopping and leisure centre, the West End and a range of local bars, cafes and restaurants - ideal for team socials!


Please note once the vacancy that you have applied for has closed your application will be transferred to the Trac Recruitment System and you can expect emails from this site.

Please ensure you check your emails regularly as this is how we will communicate with you throughout the recruitment process. If you are shortlisted you will be contacted by email and text message (if you provide a mobile contact number).

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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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