Locum Consultant Paediatric Cardiologists with an Interest in High Dependency Care

London (Central), London (Greater)
£76,761 to £103,490
26 Mar 2018
22 Apr 2018
Cardiology, Paediatrics
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

You are invited to apply for 2 Locum Consultant Paediatric Cardiology posts of 10 PAs based at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust. There is no on call initially although this may change in the future.

The specialty is led by Professor Michael Burch and consists of 20 consultants, 7 SpRs, 3 Fellows and 4 ST2 along with 8 specialist nurses.

The Consultant, in conjunction with other members of the department will be actively involved in developing the expanded high dependency cardiology service for the Cardiothoracic Unit at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust. 

The Cardiac Unit is an exciting and innovative department that aspires to the highest possible quality of care. The Unit provides a complete spectrum of medical and surgical services for children with congenital and acquired heart disease, as well as specialist activity in pulmonary hypertension, extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation, tracheal service, thoracic surgery and heart and heart-lung transplantation. The hospital provides a comprehensive range of paediatric specialties for tertiary level care. In association with the Institute of Child Health and the Institute of Cardiovascular Science it has responsibility for research, development, teaching and training in all aspects of cardiac health and diseases in children.

You will be expected to have a particular interest in high dependency patient care. Proven clinical ability is desirable, as is the ability and commitment to teach in a clinical setting. The ability to work harmoniously within a team is also essential. There will also be regular cardiology clinics.

Interested applicants are invited to contact Michael Burch, Speciality Lead for Cardiology, by telephone on 020 7405 9200 ext 6704.

All applicants must either be on the General Medical Council Specialist Register or be within six months of obtaining their CCT award at the time of application. 

We offer a range of flexible working patterns; contact us for more information.

All applicants should return their application forms electronically. If you experience any problems please contact us via email at vacancy@gosh.nhs.uk.

To apply, please click the apply button.

Closing date: 22 April 2018.

Similar jobs

More searches like this

Similar jobs