Consultant in Paediatric Emergency Medicine

Location
London (East), London (Greater)
Posted
01 Aug 2019
Closes
01 Sep 2019
Ref
259-MED00209RLH
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are delighted to invite applications for a substantive post in Paediatric Emergency Medicine.

The successful candidate will join a highly motivated, consultant led team delivering high quality paediatric emergency care to East London. The department receives a full range of emergencies from the local area in addition to major trauma from North East London and Essex with a total of approximately 45,000 patients seen each year. The Paediatric ED sits within the Emergency Department of the Royal London Hospital.

 

The paediatric emergency department is welcoming and friendly. Our multidisciplinary clinical team includes Nurses, play specialists and clinical practitioners, working alongside doctors in training, clinical fellows and Consultants.

All of our team are dedicated to team well-being and the highest standards in clinical care and patient safety.

The post includes clinical duties across the paediatric emergency department including the resuscitation room, major trauma, major emergencies, injuries and a clinical decision unit.

The post joins a consultant team providing a 24/7 consultant presence ensuring the highest levels of emergency care.

The department is developing a strong culture of shop floor training and education and welcomes applicants who foster a commitment to education and training.

Candidates must hold full registration with the GMC with a licence to practice.

Details of the job plan and full Job Description and Person Specification are included in the application pack.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Ami Parikh or Catherine Carrick-White, Clinical Leads for Paediatric Emergency Medicine on 0203 594 0073 or e-mail ami.parikh@nhs.net or c.carrick-white@nhs.net