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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 14/06/2019.

Consultant Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine

Job Reference: 309-CON275-SI

University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Anaesthesia & Perioperative Medicine
University College London Hospital, London
£77,913 to £105,042 pa pl

At UCLH (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) our success starts with you.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.

Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links to all our sites. Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as unparalleled education and development opportunities for staff at all levels. This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programmes ranging from ongoing personal development through to clinical excellence and leadership skills. UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.

Consultant Anaesthesia & Perioperative Medicine




Applications are invited for the posts of Consultant in Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine at University College London Hospitals. This is an opportunity to join an innovating and expanding department. The posts will involve a balance of fixed and flexible sessions tailored to individuals’ specialist interests in anaesthesia and perioperative medicine.




Essential criteria: Full registration with the GMC; FRCA or equivalent; Candidates must be on the current General Medical Council (London) Specialist Register in Anaesthesia or have equivalent experience. Applicants who are within 6 months of obtaining CCT may apply.




University College Hospital is a major teaching hospital with 24 operating theatres. It is a regional cancer centre and tertiary referral centre, with particular expertise in bariatric, upper and lower GI, orthopaedics, urology, head and neck, paediatric, thoracic and endocrine surgery. The labour ward delivers 6000 women a year, and has a special interest in high risk medical patients including GUCH. A regional block room provides high quality analgesia and is a hub for education and research. The hospital is committed to developing and delivering an individualised perioperative medicine package for all its patients. Our aim is excellence in clinical care, teaching and training and in research.




There will be an on-call commitment and / or weekend work for anaesthesia services




These are full time (10PA) positions.




Interview date: 15th July 2019




Possible opportunity of Locum Post following outcome of Advisory Appointments Committee (AAC)

For further details / informal visits contact:

Candidates for interview are encouraged to visit the hospital. For further information or to arrange to visit the Department please contact:




Dr James Holding (Clinical Lead), Email: or 020 34473348



All candidates for posts at UCLH are required to complete our values assessment.

In the ‘Further Links’ section to the right of this advert, please follow the link to the UCLH Values Assessment Tool. Once you have completed the assessment and scored highly enough, you will receive a certificate number. In order to start your application, you must copy and paste (do not type) your certificate number into your application form when requested.

The certificate covers all applications you make to UCLH for 6 months - you do not need to take the test for each job application you make. After 6 months you may complete the assessment again.

If you have lost your certificate number, you can have a reminder sent to your email address by accessing the Values Assessment Certificate Number Reminder tool in the ‘Further Links’ section to the right of this advert.

Please note that if you are at present in a training position on the 2016 new junior doctor’s contract and are applying for a Trust doctor role your salary will not be pay protected.

You will be placed on the appropriate point of the Trust Doctor pay scale based on your previous experience.

This vacancy may close before the current listed closing date. You are advised not to delay submitting your completed application.

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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