Consultant in Paediatric Urology posts
Body Bones and Mind Service
The Great Ormond Street Hospital Urology service is seeking to appoint a 10 PA’s Consultant Paediatric Urologist based at Great Ormond Street Hospital whilst also providing services at University College London Hospital. They will join the existing team of 5 Consultant Paediatric Urologists and 1 Associate Specialists as part of the Urology Department, in the Body, Bones and Mind Directorate at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust. This position is a permanent appointment with an on-call commitment of 1:6.
You will have responsibility alongside the consultant team to provide a comprehensive inpatient and outpatient service for children with urological disorders across both sites. Alongside a fixed time table of commitments, the appointee will be expected to utilise vacant operating lists whenever possible to do so to maximise theatre utilisation and operating capability for the service.
The Great Ormond Street Urology Department is the largest and one of the most famous Paediatric Urology Departments in the UK. It has a reputation for clinical excellence particularly in the fields of complex bladder reconstruction, bladder extrophy, intersex disorders and oncology. Within GOSH, the department has close links with many others, most notably with nephrology, radiology, endocrinology and oncology. In addition, there is Urodynamics Service led by an Associate Specialist with a team of 5 Clinical Nurse Specialists.
In recent years the Department has strengthened its links with UCLH with shared on call and Junior Medical Staff. Patients are moved between sites according to clinical demands and in this way both Units have become interdependent. Recently the joint Unit has received training recognition from the JCPU of the ESPU for 10 training posts in Paediatric Urology– the only Unit in Europe to do so.
All applicants must with either be on the General Medical Council’s specialist register or be within six months of obtaining their CCT award at the time of application.
For further information about this post please contact Imran Mushtaq, Specialty Lead for Urology Service on 0207 405 9200 x 6980 or via secretary x5918.
The basic salary range for this post is £77,913 to £105,042 per annum plus £2,162 per annum London Weighting.
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The Trust encourages applications from all sections of the community.
We offer a range of flexible working patterns; contact us for more information.
Confirmation of enhanced disclosure will be required before appointment.
Closing date: 10 February 2019.
Interview Date: TBC.