Consultant in Critical / Intensive Care Medicine

Medical & Dental

Main area
Critical Care
Medical & Dental
10 PA's
Job ref
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Denmark Hill
Denmark Hill
£78,923 - £105,652 per annum inc London weighting
22/05/2018 23:59

Consultant in Critical / Intensive Care Medicine

Tertiary and Network Services King’s College Hospital 

Full Time 10PAs Substantive or fixed term contract _________________________________________________________________________

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust provides hospital care to patients in Lambeth, Southwark, Lewisham, Bromley and beyond to South East London and Kent. Our 11, 000 staff see over one and a half million patients each year. We are developing a 60 bedded dedicated Critical Care Centre to transform the management of our patients. Our new critical care unit will be like no other, with a high quality environment and state of the art equipment.   It will also be a hub for managing critical illness beyond the Trust, accepting patients from specialty networks covering South East England, the UK and abroad. A full range of sub-specialty critical care is provided at King’s including liver transplantation, cardiovascular, neuroscience, haemato-oncology and major trauma. We are looking for 5 dynamic and driven clinicians to become part of this team.

You will be joining a friendly and innovative team in a busy hospital serving one of the most diverse inner city populations, with an unparalleled case mix. King’s is a key partner in one of London's foremost Academic Health Science Centres: Kings Health Partners (KHP). King’s Health Partners is one of only six Department of Health-designated AHSCs in England. It brings together a world-leading research-led university – King’s College London – and three successful NHS Foundation Trusts: Guy’s and St Thomas’, King’s College Hospital and South London and Maudsley.

This is a dedicated critical care / ICM post with an approximately 1:5 on-call commitment. On call work at the Denmark Hill site is alongside 3 other consultants, resident doctors for each critical care area, a senior fellow and a critical care outreach service with 24/7 registrar / fellow cover.

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

The post holder will have regular contact with vulnerable adults and/or children (0-18 years) and therefore this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Dr Georg Auzinger, Clinical Director on 0203299 2624 or via email