Senior Clinical Fellow in Paediatric Gastroenterology

Location
London (East), London (Greater)
Posted
11 Oct 2019
Closes
15 Oct 2019
Ref
259-TG-SEPROT-RLHPAE-C
Career Level
Trust / Career grade
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Hours
Full Time

Barts Health NHS Trust

 Senior Clinical Fellow in Paediatric Gastroenterology

The Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology at The Royal London is seeking to appoint a Clinical Fellow on a 1 year fixed term contract. The post holder would gain invaluable experience working in one of London’s largest and busiest tertiary Gastroenterology departments treating children with a wide range of conditions.

The Paediatric Gastroenterology department based at The Royal London Hospital is one of the largest in London, providing full in-patient and out-patient secondary and tertiary service to investigate and treat a multitude of gastrointestinal disorders. We have a dedicated 12 bedded ward for inpatients. Endoscopy occurs in a dedicated unit with nursing and anaesthetic support from paediatric theatres and adult Endoscopy

The multidisciplinary team includes five middle grade doctors, five Intestinal Failure Nurses , two IBD Nurses , one Enteral Nutrition Nurse , two dieticians, a clinical Psychologist, a speech and language therapist and a Parenteral Nutrition (PN) Pharmacist.

There is an extensive clinical service including twice weekly Nutritional round and specialist clinics in inflammatory bowel disease, IBD/growth failure, IBD/oral disease, adolescent IBD, food allergies, obesity, feeding disorders, liver disease, neurogastroenterology and intestinal failure/Parenteral Nutrition clinics. Dedicated transition clinics exist for motility, Hepatology and IBD .

There is close collaboration with the Paediatric Surgeons and Adult Gastroenterology to maintain excellence in care and streamline transition.

For further details / informal visits contact:

For further information and/or to arrange a visit to the department please contact the lead clinician for the service Dr Sandhia Naik via email on sandhia.naik@nhs.net