Current vacancies at the Trust

Junior Clinical Fellow in GI Surgery

Nodal Point 3

Main area
GI Surgery
Nodal Point 3
Fixed Term – 6 months
Full Time - 40 hours per week
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Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
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Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospital
£36,461 p.a excl. of LZ
22/04/2018 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.


£36,461 p.a excl. of LZ (There will be an additional London Zone Allowance and supplementary enhancements for weekend/evening work)
Full Time Fixed Term – 6 months from 31st July 2018 (extendable)
1 x Post Lower GI Surgery
1 x Post Upper GI Surgery

The directorate of Gastrointestinal Medicine and Surgery has created an exciting new Trust Doctor Training Programme for which applications are invited. The directorate is looking to appoint a Trust doctor within GI, based at St Thomas’ Hospital. This is an opportunity for a CT/ST2+ level doctor (Nodal Point 3) to attach to the GI Surgery unit for 6 months with a view to extending to a year placement.

The post is vacant for immediate filling.

St Thomas’ has seven upper GI surgeons, Mr Atkinson, Mr Botha, Mr Hubbard, Mr Davies, Mr Gossage, Mr Kelly and Ms Baker and six colorectal surgeons – Mr Williams, Mr George, Mr Davies, Mr Darakhshan, Mr Schizas and Mr Westcott. The unit has four Emergency Surgeons – Ms Wheatstone, Mr Tomasi, Mr Bonomo and Mr Ebied

Upper GI Unit has been designated the regional unit for gastro-oesophageal malignancies and specialises in oesophageal and gastric resections. The unit provides surgery for all aspects of upper gastrointestinal benign disease in addition. There is also a tertiary Endocrine Surgical service for Thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal disease.

Lower GI Unit has special interests in inflammatory bowel disease surgery, locally advanced, recurrent rectal cancer resection and laparoscopic surgery and has a tertiary referral pelvic floor unit, with regular MDMs held in each of these subspecialties.

Appointees will participate in General surgical on call team on a 1 in 8 basis and will be expected to assist the Emergency Surgeons / consultant oncall during this.

There will be ample opportunities to increase surgical experience and participate in research projects and audit.

Informal enquires should be made to Charlene Cooper
This job does not carry Postgraduate Dean’s approval.

Closing Date: 22/04/2018, midnight

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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

Charlene Cooper

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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