Consultant in Sexual Health and HIV Medicine

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£76,761 - £103,490 p.a.
Posted
24 Aug 2018
Closes
16 Sep 2018
Ref
337-MS-0322YS
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent

Applications are invited for a permanent posts in Sexual Health/HIV Ealing Hospital & Community Clinics (1 post), part of the London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust. This is an exciting opportunity to work in one of the most ethnically diverse areas of the UK with a team renowned for innovation in health care.

The successful candidate will be expected to provide leadership for the delivery of the highest standards of patient care and service developments.

Requirements for the Post

The consultant will be expected to work with consultant colleagues and department members to provide a clinical Sexual Health and HIV service.

Also he/she will need to:

  • Provide safe and effective care in line with departmental and national guidelines
  • Help to facilitate the departmental audit programme.
  • Teach undergraduate medical students and nurses in clinic
  • Supervise junior doctors in clinic

Clinical duties will include:

  • Provision of 2 HIV clinics and 5 sexual health clinics
  • Work towards providing a fully integrated sexual health service with an emphasis on STI testing/treatment but with contraception provision
  • Provide OP HIV care

ISRH attendances in the borough are approximately 25-30,000 per annum (former GUM and CASH combined) although are expected to fall with the advent of the on-line testing service. The ISRH clinics will be largely provided from community sites in Ealing. The hospital clinic also looks after 6-700 HIV patients.

The ISRH Services

The clinics operate a mixed walk-in and appointment policy. Clinics sessions open mornings, afternoons, evenings and Saturday mornings.  Network of provision including Primary Care, Pharmacies, Brook, THT and Spectra. GP trainees are rotated into innovative training posts working in the clinics and this enhances our relationship with primary care. We also have CT1-2 and Specialty Grade doctors.

The HIV Services

We have 4 clinics in Ealing, Central Middlesex, Northwick Park Hospitals and
Hillingdon. In-patients are looked after by Infectious Diseases, with whom we work closely.

For further information please contact Dr Gary Brook (Clinical Lead GUM/HIV)): gary.brook@nhs.net, Dr Nigel O’Farrrell (GUM/HIV consultant Ealing) nigel.o'farrell@nhs.net or Dr Naomi Hampton ( Clinical Lead for CaSH) naomi.hampton@nhs.net

For more information and to apply, please click on the APPLY button.

Interviews: 15th October 2018.