Stroke Physician

London (Greater)
£76,761 - £103,490 per annum pro rata + London Weighting
17 Apr 2018
10 May 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

10 Programmed activities

Work Base: West Middlesex University Hospital 

The Chelsea and Westminster Hospital Foundation Trust wishes to appoint a Consultant Stroke Physician. This post is a replacement post for one of the stroke consultants who has semi-retired. The Trust has worked with Imperial College Hospital NHS Trust to create a joint post between the Acute Stroke Unit (ASU) at West Middlesex Hospital and the Hyper-Acute Stroke Unit (HASU) at Charing Cross Hospital, which are within the world renowned pan London Stroke network. The appointment will be 10PAs and will include 2PAs at Charing Cross Hospital HASU with participation in the HASU on-call rota. This post will be predominately based at the West Middlesex University Hospital site. 

This is a newly RCP approved post. We are looking for a team player with a flexible approach, who can embrace new ways of working. This post becomes available at an exciting time for the service. The successful candidate will assist in the further development of the acute stroke services, work at the HASU in their newly developed thrombectomy service and responsive TIA service. 

The successful candidate will work closely with the dedicated stroke MDT at both the ASU and HASU. 

At the West Middlesex University Hospital site the stroke and TIA service will be shared with two other consultants (one full-time and one part-time). The hospital has an excellent reputation for teaching Imperial College medical students. The department has a strong interest in teaching and training and holds regular academic meetings. 

The hospital is based in Isleworth and serves a vibrant multi-ethnic population in Hounslow and part of the Borough of Richmond, including Twickenham and Teddington. There are many attractive residential areas and excellent schools nearby. 

If you would like to find out more about the post or would like to visit the West Middlesex University Hospital, please contact Dr Ravneeta Singh on 0208 321 5919/07941 238390 or Dr John Platt on 0208 321 5919 or Dr John Janssen, email: 

If you would like to find out more about the HASU, Charing Cross Hospital please contact Dr Soma Banerjee, email: 

To apply for the role, please click the apply button quoting the following vacancy reference number: 289-EIC-CON-0125. 

Closing Date: Thursday 10th May 2018. 
Assessment: TBC. 
Interview Date: Monday 11th June 2018. 

Chelsea & Westminster NHS Foundation Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to flexible working arrangements. 


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