Current vacancies at the Trust

Clinical Fellow in Paediatric Inherited Metabolic Disease

Nodal Point-4

Main area
Paediatric Inherited Metabolic Diseases
Nodal Point-4
12 Months
Full time-40 hours per week
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Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
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46,208 p.a excl. of LZ
25/07/2018 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.

Senior Clinical Fellow in Paediatric Inherited Metabolic Diseases
Nodal Point – 4 
£46,208 p.a excl. of LZ
Full Time – 40 hours per week
Fixed Term – 12 months

Evelina London Children's Healthcare (ELCH) is part of Guy's and St Thomas' which is among the UK's busiest and most successful NHS foundation trusts.

Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust is made up of two of London's best known teaching hospitals, employs over 13,650 staff and has over 2 million patient

Applications are invited for a full time clinical fellow post in Paediatric Inherited Metabolic Diseases at Evelina London Children’s Hospital. This is a new post and designed to be part of a busy and exciting tertiary metabolic service. Training in metabolic medicine can be complementary to many other specialties including endocrinology, hepatology, neurology, general and community paediatrics.

The metabolic service at Evelina London provides the regional South Thames Service which accounts for 1/6th of the UK’s births (100,000 births per year). There are also Paediatric IMD outreach clinics in Brighton, Cambridge Norwich, Portsmouth, Southampton and King’s College Hospital, London. The Service sees over 350 new referrals each year and has over 300 admissions per year to the ward. The Service is supported by the 4 Metabolic laboratories with National and International reputations: Paediatric & Newborn Screening, Lysosomal & Enzymology, Purine Research and WellChild Research laboratories. There is also the Adult IMD Service based within the same campus which is the Regional Service for South Thames.

The clinical fellow will work as part of a friendly and enthusiastic multidisciplinary team. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to care for inpatients and outpatients with common and complex metabolic conditions. The post does not include any on-call commitment hence the post holder will have a unique opportunity to gain vast and consistent experience of metabolic medicine and gain a solid core knowledge.

For further information and to apply online, please go to GSTT website quoting reference number MED1694.

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

Closing date: 25/07/2018 Midnight

Interview date: TBC

As an organisation we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This means that some staff groups will increasingly

be asked to work a more flexible shift pattern so that we can offer services in the evenings or at weekends.

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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

Please contact Dr Mike Champion or Dr Roshni Vara ( via Clare Warnes, Paediatric Metabolic Secretary at or 020 7188 0848

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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