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.St Bartholomew’s Hospital NHS Trust
Clinical Fellow (ST3+) in Grown–up Congenital Heart Disease
This one-year post is ideally suited to provide advanced cardiology training, in the management of adults with congenital Heart Disease. This consultant led service now provides specialist care for approximately 8500 adults, with around 600 new patients referred per annum form our sister institution Great Ormond Street Hospital and other cardiac centres around the UK.
The GUCH is based in the Bart’s Heart centre, St Bartholomew's Hospital, and provides long-term and often life-long care for the increasing number of adults with congenital heart disease. The service provides expert medical and surgical care within an academic environment with a range of specialities relevant to Congenital Heart patients. The service fosters a multidisciplinary approach to this specialised patient population and close links have been established with the relevant specialities throughout Barts and the London NHS trust. There is also a close co-operation and collaboration with the team of paediatric cardiologists/surgeons based at Great Ormond Street. Diagnostic and Interventional catheterisation procedures are regularly performed as well as cardiac surgical interventions therefore the experience gained is broad and varied.
The successful applicant will work with 2 other GUCH clinical fellows with supervision / training from the consultant team.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Fiona Walker (Service lead)- GUCH/Pregnancy Apply
Dr Bejal Pandya- – GUCH/PHT/Diagnostic cardiac catheterisation/ Aortopathy
Jo Goddard, telephone Apply
, email Apply
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