With a turnover of £1.4 billion and a workforce of around 16,000, Barts Health is the largest NHS trust in the country, and one of Britain’s leading healthcare providers. The Trust’s five hospitals – St Bartholomew’s Hospital in the City, including the Barts Heart Centre, The Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel, Newham University Hospital in Plaistow, Whipps Cross University Hospital in Leytonstone and Mile End – deliver high quality compassionate care to the 2.5 million people of East London and beyond.
Recent improvements has led to a stronger focus on providing Safe and Compassionate care to our patients and this has increased opportunities available to learn, develop and expand your career. We believe that providing excellent education, training and development for our staff is essential. We offer a wide range of benefits for example access to childcare vouchers, home-electronic scheme giving you discounted prices for home –electronics, salary sacrifice for cars, season ticket loans and access to staff discount for local restaurants and gyms
So while we are improving, you can too - within a professionally challenging yet exciting environment.
Trust Grade - ST1/ST2 (SHO equivalent) 6, 12 or 24 months rotation opportunity in Trauma & Orthopaedics, Plastic Surgery, General Surgery, Emergency Medicine and Neurosurgery
All sites: Royal London, Newham University and Whipps Cross University Hospitals
Multiple posts available
This is a unique opportunity to join the largest hospital in the country and participate in an excellent trust SHO rotation. As part of this opportunity, the Trust will fund successful candidates for a distance learning MSc degree in a related programme of study at QMUL. MSc courses are provided in several areas including Trauma Sciences and Plastic Surgery. Candidates are invited to apply as soon as possible for places on these courses. If successful at interview for the role and the MSc the Trust will pay university fees in exchange for 24 months service.
This is an excellent opportunity for highly motivated candidates to join an enthusiastic department which has had and continues to pursue numerous exciting service development opportunities.
This post is a rotation role including several departments across the Emergency Care and Trauma and Surgery Divisions (final speciality slots and preferences will be confirmed at interview), which offers the opportunity to work across all the Barts Health sites providing excellent variety and opportunities for learning.
The post will provide ideal opportunities to enhance the portfolio of the successful candidate and assist in their career progression, as well as the chance to connect and work with consultants across all the Barts Health sites. Furthermore it will provide well-organised candidates the opportunity to gain valuable clinic and theatre experience and a supportive training environment.
The post is not recognised for post-graduate training but will provide the same educational opportunity and successful candidates are expected to fully participate in the well established postgraduate training program to continue their personal and professional development. Previous candidates have been successful at securing national training numbers (ST3) at national selection interviews.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Informal discussions are encouraged and you are invited to contact Mr Parviz Sadigh, Clinical Lead for Plastic Surgery via the hospital switch board or Apply
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As an Equal Opportunities Employer we actively support applications from individuals’ who apply under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme and will process your application as appropriate.
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