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.
Consultant in Acute Medicine
Applications are invited for the appointment of Locum consultant (6 month Maternity cover) physician in Acute and General Medicine.
The Acute Medical Team at UCLH is going through an exciting period of growth as we establish and develop our new ambulatory care, emergency assessment and elderly care pathways/facilities. To help us achieve this with the highest standards of innovation and excellence in front-of-house clinical care, we are looking to expand our core team of acute physicians and general medicine specialists. So if you are passionate about improving services and have the skills and commitment for leadership then we would love to hear from you about the positive contribution you could make to our team and UCLH as a whole.
The successful candidate will work closely with the Clinical Lead for the Acute Medical Team to support and develop both Acute Medical Services and Ambulatory Emergency Care at UCLH. Clinical work will be organised to suit the department and the individual and details of the annualised job plan will be agreed with the post holder following appointment. The successful applicant will also undertake weekend cover for Acute Medicine and join the senior physician on call rota.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Short-listed candidates are strongly encouraged to visit the hospital before being interviewed. Earlier visits prior to short-listing are also welcome. Arrangements can be made by contacting:
Ben Killingley, clinical lead for Acute Medicine – ( Email address removed )
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.
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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