Current vacancies at the Trust

Consultant in Oral Medicine


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Oral Medicine
Full/Part time - 10 PAs
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Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
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Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation trust
From £76,761 p.a excl. of LZ pro rata
21/01/2018 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.

Dental Directorate

Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

2X Consultant's in Oral Medicine

Full time or Part time 

From £76,761 p.a excl. LZ (pro rata)

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 have over 2 million patient contacts a year. Our annual turnover is now £1.3 billion. 

This Oral medicine department at Guy’s & St Thomas’ undertakes the full range of oral medicine clinical service and is able to offer in department biopsy and diagnostic services as required. There is a strong commitment to training at both under and post graduate level and all staff are expected to take part in audit and research activities. We currently treat approximately 15,000 patients per year and host several multidisciplinary and specific disease based clinics with colleagues from Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Ophthalmology and Rheumatology.

The Department of Oral Medicine is seeking up to two Consultants to join a dynamic, enthusiastic and forward thinking team.  The department is currently involved in many exciting initiatives and are looking for an individual with experience in managing complex oral mucosal problems alongside quality improvement, teaching and learning skills to complement this team and help keep the service in the forefront of clinical and academic excellence.

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

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 CON431.

Closing date: 01/02/2018, midnight. 

Interview date: 09/03/2018 (AAC Date).

If you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, then please assume you have not been shortlisted.

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, please contact Dr Esther Hullah Clinical Lead & Consultant in Oral Medicine on 0207188 4399

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.