King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.
The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.
Consultant in Sexual Health & HIV
Substantive appointment - 10 Programmed Activities
Applications are invited for the post of Consultant in Sexual Health and HIV in this forward looking and busy Sexual Health & HIV department. The post is based primarily at the Beckenham Beacon site, but will also involve working at the Denmark Hill site at King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
The successful candidate will join a dynamic multidisciplinary team to provide clinical leadership at the Beckenham Beacon site and to lead our continuing programme of service improvements. The role involves a mix of Sexual Health and HIV outpatient work and the post-holder will also be required to contribute to the HIV on-call rota and inpatient management at Denmark Hill.
Our service is situated in an area of South London with high local prevalence of HIV and significant levels of sexual ill health. Our diverse local population is disproportionally affected by high STI rates, unplanned pregnancies, repeat abortions and late diagnosis of HIV. In addition to the busy clinical service, the department has an active teaching and training programme and a wide-ranging portfolio of research studies, in both Sexual Health and HIV, which the successful candidate will be expected to actively contribute to. IMPORTANT
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