Junior Clinical Fellow/Resident Medical Officer (SHO level)

London (Central), London (Greater)
£30,605 to £40,491
12 Sep 2017
07 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Royal Brompton Hospital

Private Patients
Available to start ASAP

The Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust is the UK’s largest post-graduate specialist heart and lung centre. We are a world famous organisation with a proud history in the investigation, treatment and research of heart and lung disease. From our two sites – in Chelsea, London and Harefield, Middlesex – we strive to develop our staff both personally and professionally to ensure our patients get the first class service they deserve. 
We have the second largest private patient business within the NHS. Our work in private medicine supports our NHS services, and as such its success is extremely important to ensure the continued development of our organisation. 

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the private patients department at the Royal Brompton Hospital as a Junior Clinical Fellow and Resident Medical Officer in Private Patients. If successful you will be joining a dynamic team with an international reputation in adult cardiac and thoracic medicine and surgery.  We will provide tailored learning and career development opportunities in clinical research, medical education and simulation and quality improvement, with time to attend the extensive and high quality formal teaching programmes and opportunities available at the Trust.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the provision and day-to-day running of an efficient and effective Private Inpatient Service. Candidates applying for this post must be GMC registered and have an interest in gaining further experience in cardiac and/or thoracic medicine. 

This position will be based at The Royal Brompton Hospital and is a fixed term appointment for 6 months in the first instance, extendable by mutual consent up to a maximum of 24 months.

For further information, please contact Gail Lyons (Private Patient service Manager) g.lyons@rbht.nhs.uk Dr Alanna Hare (Consultant Physician and Associate College Tutor) a.hare@rbht.nhs.uk and Dr Rakesh Sharma (Consultant Physician and Education Lead for Private Patients) rakesh.sharma@rbht.nhs.uk for an informal discussion.

Please apply for the position by completing the online application on NHS Jobs using reference 312-B-RMOPP-096S.

Shortlisting details and interview arrangements will be communicated via email therefore please ensure you check your email account regularly following the closing date. In addition the Trust will be chasing up references via email so please ensure you include the email addresses and contact numbers for your referees to avoid delay in the recruitment process.

The closing date for applications is: 7th October 2017