Consultant in Neonatology with interest in respiratory medicine
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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Candidates are invited to apply for the above post in our Women's Health, Neonatal Department within the Trust. This post is for someone with a respiratory interest to lead the service in acute and chronic respiratory management of the neonate. We are looking for a motivated and dynamic individual with experience in a variety of respiratory settings which may include PICU, HDU and paediatric respiratory medicine, as well as neonatal respiratory support. An area of related research would be encouraged.
The UCLH Neonatal unit is the designated Level 3 unit for the North Central London (NCL) Perinatal Network, and provides the full range of intensive care apart from neonatal surgery, for which we have close links with Great Ormond Street Hospital. All babies of less than 27 weeks gestation born in NCL are cared for at UCLH, which has 17 neonatal intensive care cots and 11 special care cots. The NICU is housed in the Elizabeth Garrett Anderson wing of UCLH.
CV required with application.
Main duties of the job
The successful candidate will join the existing strong team of neonatologists, with an international reputation in excellent care and research.
The post holder will join a team consisting of 12 full and part time NHS consultants and the professor and associate professor of Neonatology.
The successful candidate will be fully supported by a thriving and friendly department and will be encouraged to take forward academic development.
All candidates must be eligible for full GMC registration and either already be on the Specialist Register or be within six months of receiving CCST/ CCT at the time of interview. NB: Non UK trained doctors must be on the GMC register and Specialist Register by the date of interview.
Essential qualifications for this post include MRCP/MRCPCH or equivalent.
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH) is one of the most complex NHS trusts in the UK, serving a large and diverse population. We provide academically led acute and specialist services, to people from the local area, from throughout the United Kingdom and overseas. Our vision is to deliver top-quality patient care, excellent education, and world-class research.
We provide first-class acute and specialist services across eight sites:
- University College Hospital (incorporating the Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Wing)
- National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
- Royal National ENT and Eastman Dental Hospitals
- University College Hospital Grafton Way Building
- Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine
- University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer Centre
- The Hospital for Tropical Diseases
- University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street
We are dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of many complex illnesses. UCLH specialises in women's health and the treatment of cancer, infection, neurological, gastrointestinal and oral disease. It has world class support services including critical care, imaging, nuclear medicine and pathology.
At UCLH, we have a real 'One Team' ethos, and our values - safety, kindness, teamwork and improving, are central to the way we work. This is supported by our staff, who voted us as the #1 NHS Acute Trust to work for in the whole of England.
For more information regarding the main responsibilities of the role, please refer to the attached Job Description.
Audit Management & IT
Research. Teaching skill & experience
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