Specialty Doctor in Paediatrics (ST1 -ST3 Level / SHO Grade) Hours: Full Time or Part Time / Salary: £31,217 - £41,300per annum (Full Time Equivalent)
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Specialty Doctor, with minimal or no previous experience in paediatrics, to make a lasting difference to children with brain injury and severe neuro-disability. You will gain unique experience in paediatrics, neurorehabilitation and management of neurodisability; learn more about the incredible children and young people we are privileged to work with.
The Children's Trust is the UK's leading charity for children with acquired brain injury, providing expert rehabilitation, education, therapy and care at our national specialist centre in Tadworth, and to children and their families across the UK, via our Brain Injury Community Service. Providing residential accommodation for children with highly complex neurodisability, we are the only centre commissioned by NHS England for Category A neurorehabilitation. Additionally, we provide rehabilitation services for Category B children, including transition, stepdown and short breaks.
As a Specialty Doctor in Paediatrics, you will be a key member of the Medical Team, providing clinical care for children with brain injury and neurodisability across The Children's Trust. You will assess new children under supervision, identify clinical risks, write medical reports, and provide regular medical support.
Working hours are 9am-5pm daily, with no obligatory Out of Hours cover; however, we are keen to employ doctors who would be willing to contribute to the Out of Hours care.
To succeed in this high profile and diverse role, you must demonstrate:
For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Professor Gareth Morgan: Apply. PLEASE NOTE: The Children's Trust Application Form MUST be completed and submitted, in order for your application to be considered. Closing Date
- Full professional GMC registration and licence to practice, and a MBBS or equivalent;
- Strong clinical skills, combined with excellent child and family focussed interpersonal skills;
- A caring, supportive and can-do approach;
- Willingness to take study leave, and commitment to receive training in Paediatrics, Neurodisability and Neurorehabilitation.
: Tuesday, 23 April 2019 Interview Date(s)
: TBC Strictly no agencies please.
Boasting a beautiful 24-acre site in Surrey, The Children's Trust is located just outside of London, close to the M25 (accessible via Junction 8, A217 to Tadworth) and is easily accessible via National Rail, by way of: Clapham Junction, Sutton and Epsom.
The work we do is highly rewarding, and in addition to an attractive salary, we offer a valuable range of benefits, including: free on-site parking; subsidised cafeteria; on-site staff accommodation (subject to availability); the ability to retain your NHS pension (where applicable) or the opportunity to join an alternative scheme; and the opportunity to develop and implement your expertise in an environment that is as unusual in its beautiful historic nature, as it is unique in its state-of-the-art facilities.
The Children's Trust is fully committed to protecting children and young people. All posts at The Children's Trust are subject to an enhanced DBS check. If you are applying to The Children's Trust, and are already registered with the DBS update service, this will speed up the recruitment process significantly. We are an equal opportunities employer, and welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, sex, disabilities, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation, or age.