Consultant Congenital Cardiac Surgeon with a Special Interest in Neonatal Surgery

London (Central), London (Greater)
£77,913 to £105,042
04 Feb 2019
28 Feb 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for the post of Consultant Congenital Cardiac Surgeon with a Special Interest in Neonatal Surgery. This post is a replacement post; it is a whole time Consultant Congenital Cardiac Surgeon with a Special Interest in Neonatal Surgery.

The appointee will provide inpatient services to neonates and children with congenital heart disease, including support in intensive care and high dependency areas, as well as the wider congenital surgical programme. The appointee will contribute to the surgical, inpatient and outpatient care of all patients with congenital heart disease throughout the age spectrum including adults and support the integral, vertically integrated congenital service.

The appointee will participate in an on-call rota (1 in 4, but with 1:2 contribution to the neonatal service) covering inpatient congenital surgical activity and emergency work. The appointee will run and supervise consultant-led/delivered outpatient clinics and supervise and train junior staff allocated to the Congenital Heart Unit, including clinical fellows and specialist trainees.

The appointee will contribute to the further development of the Congenital Heart Disease research and actively participate in multidisciplinary team meetings and Clinical Governance activity.

Applicants are required to be fully registered Medical Practitioners and must be on the GMC’s Specialist Register and should have specialist registration in cardiothoracic surgery; applicants achieving CCT since 2014 should have CCT in the Sub-Specialty of Congenital Cardiac Surgery.

Informal enquiries may be made to Dr Jan Till, Director of Paediatric Cardiac Services –, or Dr Vias Markides, Consultant Cardiologist & Divisional Director, RBH Heart Division – v.markides@r​ Alternatively, please contact our Medical Recruitment team, Nichola Forde on 0207 351 8688 or

To obtain a copy of the job description, please visit NHS Jobs on Reference Number: 312-CONS-SURNE-RBH-0119.  Please apply for the position using the "Apply for this job" button. 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.

Interview date: to be confirmed. 

Closing date: Thursday 28th February 2019.

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