Consultant in Critical Care Medicine

London (Central), London (Greater)
£76,761 to £103,490 pro rata
16 Mar 2018
06 Apr 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Part Time

The Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust is renowned nationally and internationally for excellence in diagnosis, treatment and research of patients with cardiothoracic diseases. It is the largest postgraduate specialist heart and lung centre in the United Kingdom with 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.

You are invited for a Part-Time Consultant in Critical Care Medicine (4.5 PAs). This is a replacement post and comprises 4.5 programmed activities in Critical Care Medicine, based at the Royal Brompton Hospital.

The appointee will provide a consultant critical care medicine service, including care of ECMO patients and participate in, and contribute to, the proper functioning and efficient running of the Department. You will participate in critical care outpatient follow up and outreach clinics. You will participate in the on-call rotas for Critical Care Consultants, including AICU and ECMO care and to ensure that the provision of these are efficient and always consistent with the needs of our patients and the service. You will contribute to and continue to develop a severe acute respiratory and cardiac failure service including VV- and VA-ECMO.

In addition, the successful applicant’s role is to contribute to national and international development of the Critical Care service as described above and to lead the development of the critical care follow up service.

Applicants are required to be fully registered Medical Practitioners and must be on the GMC’s Specialist Register or be eligible for admission to the Register within six months from date of interview for the post. Specific experience in cardiothoracic critical care, Adult Critical Care Medicine and care of patients receiving extracorporeal support is also essential.

Informal enquiries may be made to Dr Andrea Kelleher, Director of Anaesthesia and Critical Care ( or Dr Cliff Morgan ( Cross-site Director for Critical Care. Alternatively, please contact Nichola Forde, Medical Recruitment Team on 0207 351 8688 or email (

To obtain a copy of the job description, please click the apply button. Reference Number: 312-CONS-ICU-RBH-0318. Please complete the online application form and include the full names, work addresses and fax numbers of three clinical referees, one of which must be your current or most recent employer.

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.

Closing date: 6 April 2018.
Interview date: 9 May 2018.

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