Consultant in Emergency Medicine with Paediatric Emergency Medicine

Orpington (City/Town), London (Greater)
£78,163 to £104,627
26 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Emergency medicine
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has made a significant investment in Emergency Care. We are recruiting another consultant in Emergency Medicine for our 12 consultant team that provides onsite consultant cover from 8am to midnight seven days a week. This is a new post. 

King’s College Hospital has two Emergency Departments, one located on the Denmark Hill site and one at the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH). Both sites have vastly differing demographics and run as independent units within a single governance and management structure. This post will be based at the Princess Royal University Hospital, (PRUH).

This post is for candidates with formal sub-specialty training in Paediatric Emergency Medicine, to work alongside Dr Sam Thenabadu the Paediatric ED lead, in developing and enhancing our service to children and young people.

King’s College Hospital (PRUH) is a Trauma Unit and part of the SE London, Kent and Medway Trauma Network and is also one of the highest performing Hyper-Acute Stroke Units in the country. The ED has recently expanded its footprint to include 25 majors cubicles and a nine bedded CDU. 

Successful candidates will have the opportunity to enjoy the variety of clinical practice that comes from working in a busy district general hospital settings whilst developing their own special interest both clinically and non-clinically. The driving focus of the department is patient safety and quality of care in addition to the further development of the strong training programmes and innovation in clinical care.

You will be responsible, along with the other consultants, for developing and maintaining the high standard of care we provide to our patients. This post will be part of the full Emergency Department Consultant rota. 

For further details contact Clinical Lead PRUH ED: Dr Andrew Hobart 01689 863522 Paediatric ED Lead: Dr Sam Thenabadu 01689 863523

Please apply by clicking the apply button quoting reference number 213-735987-C

Closing date: 20th May 2017.

Interview date: 23 June 2017.