Senior Clinical Fellow in Specialist Critical Care

Specialty Registrar

Main area
ICU Medical staff
Specialty Registrar
Fixed term
40 Hours/Week
Job ref
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS
£32,767 to £50,285 per annum Inc London Weighting
23/10/2017 23:59

Senior Clinical Fellow in Specialist Critical Care


We are seeking to recruit to Specialist Senior Clinical Fellow posts in the Department Critical Care at King's College Hospital, London. These 6-12 month posts provide an opportunity to undertake sub-speciality training in one of the following areas;

Major trauma



Medical Education

Medical ethics and law

Cardiovascular science
The successful candidates will work directly under the supervision of our critical care consultants in one of the largest critical care departments in the UK. The post holders will gain experience and training in multiple aspects of general and specialist intensive care medicine.

These posts are open to ST5+ or equivalent doctors with a previous experience of intensive care medicine, anaesthesia or medicine. However, airway skills are essential. The successful applicants will be part of one of the 2 teams of senior residents in the Critical Care department at Denmark Hill. Core on-call duties include: providing support and advice to the residents covering each of the 3 general critical care units, Liver ITU, outreach, cardiac arrest and trauma team members.

King’s College Hospital NHS Trust is one of the largest and busiest in London, with a well-established national and international reputation for clinical excellence, innovation and achievement. The hospital not only serves a diverse, multi-ethnic local population but operates as one of the four major trauma centres within the capital, a major trauma centre for Kent and as a tertiary services centre for neuroscience (including stroke), haematological oncology, cardiac / cardio-thoracic (including PAMI), cystic fibrosis, and hepatobiliary (including liver transplantation) patients. As a result, King’s critical care has an unrivalled patient population in terms of clinical diversity and complexity. The critical care service is one of the busiest in the UK with 5 adult intensive care units over two sites (Denmark Hill and Princess Royal University Hospital) receiving approximately 4000 admissions per year; an ongoing plan of expansion will make it the biggest in the UK with more than 100 Critical Care beds, supported by state-of-the-art design, technology and information systems. The department also has prominent research and education profiles.

For further details, to liaise with the relevant fellowship sub-speciality lead consultant or to arrange an informal visit please contact us

Closing Date : 23/10/2017

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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