Current vacancies at the Trust

Junior Clinical Fellow in Vascular Surgery

Nodal Point - 3

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Vascular 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. LZ
23/07/2018 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.

Cardiovascular directorate
Junior Clinical Fellow in Vascular Surgery
£36,461 p.a excl. LZ
Nodal point - 3
Fixed Term – 6 months (Start date Feb 2019)
Full Time – 40 hours per week

The Cardiovascular directorate at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust is a large, tertiary center for acute referrals, providing highly specialised treatments to patients of South East London, Surrey, Sussex and Kent. The three departments of Vascular Surgery, Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery have 132 beds at the St Thomas’ hub site, 5 cardiac catheter laboratories, 4 dedicated operating theaters and a vascular hybrid facility with integrated imaging. The senior clinical teams in the directorate provide some of the most advanced treatment options available, including mini invasive/cardiovascular and open Cardiac and Vascular surgical procedures.

The teams also provide more routine treatments for patients in the local area and beyond. The directorate would like to appoint a proactive and highly-motivated individual starting in February 2018 on a 6 month Fixed Term Contract with the possibility of extension to 1 year. The successful applicant will be part of the surgical team providing clinical care to complex vascular patients across Guy’s & St Thomas’ with excellent exposure to the whole breadth of Vascular surgery, covering mainly Vascular Surgery wards, outpatient and theaters with both Vascular and Cardiac surgery out of hour on-calls.

Applicants will need to have a surgical background on a foundation year level with an interest in cardiovascular surgery. The post would be ideal for doctors who have finished their Nodal Point 2 year and working towards Nodal point 3 application. The job will be tailored to the individual to include an introduction to more advanced clinical/surgical skills and allied research.

For further information and to apply online, please visit our website quoting reference number: MED1676-B.

Closing date: 23/07/2018, by 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

Please contact Morad Sallam, Consultant Vascular Surgeon for further information and discussion about the job, at

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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