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Senior Clinical Fellow in Neurovascular Surgery

Job Reference: 213-NC-2508

King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Denmark Hill, London
£57,924 per annum (inc Lo

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.

The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.


Senior Clinical Fellow in Neurovascular Surgery

part of the National RCS Senior Clinical Fellowship Scheme

Post starting: September 2019

Applications are invited for the post ofSenior Clinical Fellow in Neurovascular Surgery based at King’s College Hospital, London. This is the first surgical, post-CCST neurovascular fellowship in the UK to achieve full accreditation and reaccreditation as part of the National RCS Senior Surgical Fellowship Scheme. This post offers one year’s training in the management of the full range of neurovascular disease and will provide sufficient experience to allow the post-holder to offer himself/herself for appointment to a consultant position involving a substantial commitment to this specialist area. The Neurosurgical Unit at King’s is the busiest in London and the full range of Neurosurgical subspecialties is represented. The successful candidate will participate in the multi-disciplinary neurovascular team consisting of two neurosurgeons, four interventional neuro-radiologists, neurologists, two specialist neurovascular nurses and a clinic coordinator. Experience will be obtained in the surgical management of cerebral aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations of the brain and spinal cord and cerebral revascularization. There is an ongoing research program directly related to neurovascular disorders and the fellow would be expected to participate actively in it. The Fellow will contribute to general neurosurgical on-call as a second on-call registrar supporting a tier one specialist registrar.

Kings is part of the Academic Health Science Centre “Kings Health Partners” and has been selected as one of the four Major Trauma Centers in London. New academic initiatives in Clinical Neuroscience on the Denmark Hill campus also make this an exciting time to join us. Applicants should have FRCS (SN) or equivalent, and have obtained or be within 6 months of their CCT in Neurosurgery. This post is approved for training by PMETB.

Interview Date: Tuesday 30th July 2019

For further details / informal visits contact:

Mr Christos Tolias, Consultant Neurosurgeon, telephone 0203 299 3282 or to Mr Daniel Walsh, Consultant Neurosurgeon, telephone 0203 299 3283. The current holder of the post will also be available for enquires.


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King's College Hospital is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.

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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.

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