Consultant Cardiac Surgeon

London (Central), London (Greater)
£77,913 to £105,042
12 Apr 2019
07 May 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Royal Brompton Hospital

Applications are invited for the post of Consultant Cardiac Surgeon.  This post is a whole time, replacement post. We are seeking an experienced cardiac surgeon with a specialist interest in aortic, mitral, and/or minimal access surgery.

The appointee will be responsible for provision of care, at consultant level, to Cardiac Surgical inpatients, outpatients, and patients undergoing cardiac surgery, including pre-procedural evaluation and post procedural care.

The appointee will participate in, and lead ward rounds, out-patient clinics, cardiac surgical procedures, will actively contribute to multi-disciplinary team working and participate in multi-disciplinary team meetings and the on-call rotas for cardiac surgery.  The appointee will provide innovation and leadership in the further development of the cardiac surgical programme. 

Applicants are required to be fully registered Medical Practitioners and must be on the GMC’s Specialist Register and should have specialist registration in Cardiac Surgery, or within six months of award of CCT or equivalent by date of interview.

Informal enquiries may be made to Mr Tony Desouza, Cardiac Surgeon and Theatre Director - or Dr Vias Markides, Consultant Cardiologist & Divisional Director, RBH Heart Division –  Alternatively, please contact our Medical Recruitment team, Nichola Forde on 0207 351 8688 or

To obtain a copy of the job description, please click the apply button searching under reference: 312-CONS-CARDSUR-B-0419. 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.

Closing date: Tuesday 7th May 2019. Interview date: Wednesday 12th June 2019.