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Trust Doctor in Specialist Colorectal and General Emergency/Acute Surgery

NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Trainee (ST1/2)

Main area
Surgery
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Trainee (ST1/2)
Contract
1 year Fixed term
Hours
Full time
Job ref
337-MS-0140NF-C
Site
Northwick Park
Town
Harrow
Salary
MN35 + 1A Banding
Closing
26/02/2018 23:59

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include four major acute hospitals including the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing, including Clayponds Rehabilitation Hospital, Meadow House Hospice, Denham Unit and Willesden Centre. St Mark’s & LNWH has a major teaching commitment and we have recently been awarded University Hospital status after being granted membership of the Association of UK University Hospitals.

Our values - HEART

Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting by being:

  • Compassionate
  • Responsive
  • Innovative

We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.

Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.

  • H onesty
  • E quality
  • A ccountability
  • R espect
  • T eamwork

These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.

London North West Healthcare (LNWH) NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include two major acute hospitals as well as the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing.

Through our clinically led structure St Mark`s Hospital is part of LNWH provided tertiary specialist assessment, diagnosis and treatment of complex bowel conditions. You will see from the Job Description the breadth of services within St Mark’s is varied which makes this role even more exciting to be part of.

Following a review of operational structures at LNWH we are looking to recruit energetic and innovative F2/SHO level doctors to be part of our 16 person rota.

St Mark’s & LNWH has a major teaching commitment and we have recently been awarded University Hospital status after being granted membership of the Association of UK University Hospitals. Educational courses are run throughout the year from the Academic Institute. The division also manages the General and emergency surgery & outpatient services across three sites (Northwick Park, Ealing and Central Middlesex).

The General Surgery Team has a dedicated Consultant-led Surgical Assessment Unit and Ambulatory Hot Clinic supporting the A&E flow as well as vast exposure to complex and innovative trauma surgery management.
The implementation of the new junior doctor contract has provided an opportunity to create an exciting new rota which both provides excellent training opportunities and robust service provision.
Nine new posts have been created, to join with the seven current Deanery appointed trainees, to work a fully integrated 16 person rota.
The rota is organised in weekly blocks to provide continuity and only one week of nights, plus one weekend of nights is worked during the 16 week period. As well as exposure to a full range of emergency general surgery experience, the posts also involve experience with the St Mark’s specialist elective colorectal surgery service.

This service post would be ideal for doctors who need more surgical experience before applying for a research or registrar position.
Candidates must have GMC registration and surgical experience at F2/SHO level.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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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Mr Stuart Gould s.gould1@nhs.net or telephone 0208 235 4003

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