Senior Clinical Fellow
King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 12,600 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London and Kent.
The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley, Orpington Hospital, and some services at Beckenham Beacon and Queen Mary’s Sidcup.
The Trust is recognised internationally for its work in liver disease and transplantation, neurosciences, cardiac, haemato-oncology, fetal medicine, stroke, major trauma, and Emergency Department.
The Department of Clinical Gerontology at the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH), a division of King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, is looking for enthusiastic and committed Clinical Fellow with a passion for patient centred, fully integrated Gerontology care to join our team.
The post provide an exciting range of opportunities, from Acute Frailty to Community Outreach, Orthogeriatrics and Surgical Liaison. Applicants will have the choice of sub-specialty. This includes working across the Acute Frailty Unit on the PRUH site and the new Community Facing Frailty Wards at Orpington Hospital, Movement Disorder and Falls clinics. Other specialist areas of interest within Geriatrics are encouraged and can be discussed on application. The post holder will work closely with colleagues in ED, Acute Medicine and will be involved in the unselected GIM take.
There will be many opportunities to help develop clinical pathways within acute care as well as in the community including GP liaison systems and multidisciplinary team working to provide excellent patient-centred care. Applications for job sharing are welcome. We welcome informal visits.
The Princess Royal University Hospital is close to Bromley and Orpington town centres which have fast rail links to central London (18 minute journey) in addition to being only 20 minutes’ drive from the M25.
For further details / informal visits contact: Dr Aza Abdulla, Clinical Lead 01689 863709, or Nick Yard, Service Manager on 01689 865878.