Locum Consultant with Specialist Interest in Termination of Pregnancy

Location
London (Greater)
Posted
10 Aug 2020
Closes
31 Aug 2020
Ref
213-UPACS-4902
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Locum
Hours
Full Time

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.

This is an exciting new Consultant post jointly appointed between King’s College hospital and Marie Stopes International (MSI).

The remit of the postholder will be to work within the multi–disciplinary team providing and further developing care for abortion care patients. The fundamental aims of this post is to build and develop close links between the independent sector and the NHS and to develop the unit at King’s into a regional specialist centre for abortion care as well as the development and delivery of a post graduate training module in safe abortion care.   The post is initially for 6 months with the possibility of extension.

For further details / informal visits contact: Name: John Bidmead Job title: Clinical Director - Gynaecology Email address: john.bidmead@nhs.net