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Consultant in Dermatology with a special interest in Photodermatology


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Part Time - 6.5 PA
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Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
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From £76,761 p.a excl. LZ (pro rata)
08/07/2018 23:59

Join us and become part of the most engaged workforce of any NHS trust in England, according to the latest national NHS Staff Survey results – for the second year running.

You will be joining a dynamic and forward-looking organisation in the heart of the capital where you can develop your career and broaden your horizons.

We think you will enjoy working for us but you don’t have to take our word for it – 79% of staff who took part in the latest national NHS Staff Survey would recommend Guy’s and St Thomas’ as a place to work.

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Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital
Consultant in Dermatology with a special interest in Photodermatology
From £76,761 p.a excl. LZ (pro rata)
Part Time - 6.5 PA


Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust is made up of two of London’s best known teaching hospitals and employs over 13,650 staff and has over 2 million patient contacts a year. Our annual turnover is now £1.3 billion.   

The Department of Dermatology is seeking a part-time (6.5 PA) consultant to work in the Photodermatology Unit. The post holder will do clinics in Photobiology, Phototesting, and Phototherapy.

The Dermatology department provides a wide range of multidisciplinary specialist clinics as well as general dermatology services.  Formerly a post graduate teaching hospital it is now fully integrated into the Guy’s and St Thomas’ hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the Guy’s and St Thomas’ School of Medicine (GKT) of Kings College London.  St. John’s Institute of Dermatology contributes to GKT research activities as part of the Division of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, GKT Medical School, Kings College London and provides an annual MSc postgraduate course.  Cutaneous medicine is also one of seven designated BRC themes which form a core component of the Biomed Research Centre at GSTT and KCL. 

You must be fully registered with the GMC and hold Licence to Practice and be on the Specialist Register for Dermatology. You must have significant experience of managing patients in tertiary Phototherapy clinical practice and in tertiary referral Photobiology clinics.

The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable adults and/or children (0-18 years) and therefore 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 to check for any previous criminal convictions.

As an organisation, we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients.  This includes asking certain groups of staff to work more flexibly so that we can offer services to patients in the evenings and at weekends.  We regard this flexibility as essential if we are to continue to provide first class patient care in the future.  As a result, any offer of employment to a consultant post will be subject to you agreeing to work a new more flexible pattern of working in the future if required and in accordance with the provisions of the new Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust consultant contract.

Please apply online quoting reference number: 196-CON466.

Closing date: 08/07/2018 at Midnight

AAC date: 07/09/2018

Please note that we will only accept online applications. 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For further information or to arrange an informal discussion, please contact Dr Robert Sarkany at

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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