Current vacancies at the Trust

3 x Senior Clinical Fellow in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Nodal Point - 4

Main area
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Nodal Point - 4
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
£46,208 p.a excl. of LZ
28/06/2018 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.

Fixed Term - 6 Months to cover a gap in service (May be extended to 12 months)
Nodal Point – 4, £46,208 p.a excl. of LZ
Full-time – 40 hours per week
Start Date - August 2018

Applications are invited for the post of Senior Clinical Fellows in the department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust to commence in August 2018 for six months renewable to one year.

These post is particularly suitable for post-CCT candidates to refine their clinical and non-clinical skills in order to be appointed to a sustentative consultant position. They provide an ideal opportunity to pursue special interest training, for example: MFM, fetal medicine/intermediate training in obstetric ultrasound, high risk obstetrics, ambulatory gynaecology, reproductive medicine, gynaecology ultrasound, minimal access surgery, colposcopy, medical education, etc. The post-holder will be encouraged to register for and complete relevant RCOG ATSMs.

The post have RCOG recognition for ST6/7 equivalent training but do not attract a UK training number.  It will also be suitable for those who have completed RCOG ATSMs and would wish to maintain and further the skills in a tertiary centre with excellent facilities and infrastructure under renowned supervisors. Dedicated time for ATSM session (at least once a week) is incorporated in the rota for these posts. ATSM/Advanced skill opportunities particularly available for the post are:

  1. Subfertility and Reproductive health
  2. Early Pregnancy and Acute Gynaecological Unit
  3. Labour Ward lead with Maternal Medicine or Advanced Antenatal practice

If you have interest in developing advanced skills in other areas in obstetrics and gynaecology, please contact college tutor to discuss further.

The unit delivers around 6600 women per year and has an equally busy gynaecology unit seeing 12 000 emergencies and 10 000 new referrals each year. We have an exceptional reputation for education with protected time for teaching and consultant led educational supervision, and excellent opportunities to develop skills in all areas of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (clinical, research, educational and service improvement leadership). There is an international reputation for research and development in maternal medicine, assisted conception and prematurity.

You will be third on call (with an ST1-2 and an ST3-5) as part of the senior trainee (ST 6-7 level) rota which is EWTD compliant and has protected time for training. To apply you must have MRCOG Part 2 (or equivalent) plus at least 36 months experience as a SpR (ST 3-5 or equivalent) in a RCOG-approved or similar recognised unit.

Applicants must be fully registered with the GMC.

Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is a GMC Sponsor for Obstetrics and Gynaecology (You will need to have minimum of 5 years’ experience, and be continuously employed/working clinically for 12 months)

For further information please apply online, quoting reference number MED1684.

Closing date: 28/06/2018, 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

Dr. Srividhya Sankaran -

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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