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Locum Consultant in Adult Inherited Metabolic Disease

Locum Consultant

Main area
Inherited Metabolic Disease
Locum Consultant
1 year fixed term
Full time -10 PAs including on-call
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Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
St Thomas' Hospital
£77,913 p.a excl LZ
04/02/2019 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.

IMD Directorate
Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust or Trust Wide
Locum Consultant in Adult Metabolic Diseases 
From £77,913 p.a excl. LZ 
Full Time – 10 PAs 
Fixed term-12 Months 


Centre for Inherited Metabolic Diseases is seeking a  1 year full-time fixed term Locum Consultant to join a dynamic, enthusiastic and forward thinking Adult Inherited Metabolic Diseases Team. The post will suit clinicians (senior registrars towards the end of their training or post CCT) with background in Metabolic Medicine or other relevant specialties including neurology, endocrinology, neuro-rehab, gastroenterology and other acute medicine, wanting to gain experience in management of adult patients with inherited metabolic disease. This full time post requires flexible working to provide consistency in patient care and is currently offered as a replacement position for 12 month fixed term – with a possibility of extending into a permanent position.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a first class team in an active and progressive central London teaching hospital environment

You must be fully registered with the GMC and hold License to Practice and be on the Specialist Register, or within six months of attaining your CCT or equivalent at interview stage. 

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.

Closing date: 04/02/2019 at 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

For further information please contact Dr Radha Ramachandran via 

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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