At UCLH (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) our success starts with you.
This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.
Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links to all our sites. Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as unparalleled education and development opportunities for staff at all levels. This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programmes ranging from ongoing personal development through to clinical excellence and leadership skills. UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.
UCLH are pleased to recruit a consultant locum fixed term contract for Respiratory Medicine, (lung cancer). ULCH is a key trust in the Cancer Vanguard programme and this is a revolutionary time for lung cancer at ULCH.
We are looking for an enthusiastic proactive consultant to join our internationally renowned lung cancer team.
University College London Hospitals (UCLH) comprises seven separate hospital sites offering general and specialist service and is one of the largest and complex Trusts in the NHS, with a £500 million turnover, serving one of the most diverse areas of the country. UCLH, along with University College London, forms one of the largest centres for biomedical research in Europe and includes the Centre for Respiratory Research.
The Thoracic Medicine department at UCLH provides a full in-patient and outpatient service for respiratory patients and has specialist interests in lung cancer, interventional bronchoscopy, pleural disease, sleep disordered breathing, interstitial lung disease, and lung infections and is committed to working with local stakeholders to provide excellent integrated care for COPD patients.
All candidates must be eligible for full GMC registration and either already be on the Specialist Register or be within three months of receiving their CCST/ CCT in both Thoracic and General [Internal] Medicine at the time of interview. Essential qualifications for this post include MRCP or equivalent.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Neal Navani, Respiratory Medicine, informal visits can be made via Apply All candidates for posts at UCLH are required to complete our values assessment.In the ‘Further Links’ section to the right of this advert, please follow the link to the UCLH Values Assessment Tool. Once you have completed the assessment and scored highly enough, you will receive a certificate number. In order to start your application, you must copy and paste (do not type) your certificate number into your application form when requested.The certificate covers all applications you make to UCLH for 6 months - you do not need to take the test for each job application you make. After 6 months you may complete the assessment again.If you have lost your certificate number, you can have a reminder sent to your email address by accessing the Values Assessment Certificate Number Reminder tool in the ‘Further Links’ section to the right of this advert.Please note that if you are at present in a training position on the 2016 new junior doctor’s contract and are applying for a Trust doctor role your salary will not be pay protected.You will be placed on the appropriate point of the Trust Doctor pay scale based on your previous experience.This vacancy may close before the current listed closing date. You are advised not to delay submitting your completed application.
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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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