Clinical Fellow (ST3+) in General and Acute Medicine

London (Greater)
23 Oct 2020
02 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
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.

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Denmark Hill is at an exciting phase of transformation and investment in our acute and general medicine services. Modernising Medicine is a major strategic project to transform the way we deliver acute and general medicine services at Denmark Hill. The programme involves over £3m investment in staffing alone as well as a significant capital investment in the hospital Estates and infrastructure.

We have a range of opportunities and welcome dynamic candidates who are keen to shape new models of care through the Modernising Medicine programme, building upon areas of good practice at King’s and drawing on innovative practices at a regional and a national level. You will join an expanding team of multidisciplinary professionals to support senior clinical decision-making throughout our medical pathway.

We are looking for a dynamic individual to join the specialist registrar group for 12 months (extension subject to satisfactory progress) based at the department of diabetes and diabetes foot service at King’s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London. The post holder contributes to acute/general internal medicine oncall rota.

The post offers an excellent experience in diabetes and diabetic foot with opportunities to contribute to other secondary and tertiary diabetes and endocrinology activities within King’s. It is suitable for: • A diabetes and endocrinology trainee doctor wishing to gain further subspecialist experience in diabetes and diabetes foot. • A doctor with general internal medicine skills wishing to expand their skills in diabetes and diabetes foot.

The successful applicant should have full registration with the GMC, MRCP Part 1 (or equivalent) and have valid references.

For further details / informal visits contact: Name Dr Omar Mustafa Job title Consultant Diabetologist and Training Lead Diabetes Email address Additional contact information Dr Chris Manu, Consultant Diabetologist, Diabetes Foot Clinic