King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Consultant Dermatologist (Skin Surgery and Skin Cancer)

Beckenham Beacon Hospital, Beckenham
£86,721 - £116,165 per annum, inc London Weighting
15 Oct 2021
12 Nov 2021
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

King's is a key partner in one of London's foremost Academic Health Science Centres, King's Health Partners (KHP). KHP 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: King's College Hospital, Guy's and St Thomas', and South London and Maudsley.

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of our dedicated workforce and join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation for innovation and the desire to make a difference.

Applications are invited for the above post in Dermatology at Beckenham Beacon, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a (1 WTE) Consultant Dermatologist with an interest in Skin Surgery and Skin Cancer to join our team providing high-quality dermatological care. The successful applicant will join a team of six consultants, Specialty Doctor and Clinical Fellow, supported by a team of dermatology nurses and Clinical Nurse Specialists, providing a comprehensive dermatology service. The team works closely with the Bromley Intermediate Dermatology Service, currently delivered by three experienced GPwERs.

The appointee will undertake two-week wait skin cancer clinics, a general dermatology clinic and two skin surgery lists per week. The appointee will work on a rota with their consultant colleagues to provide inpatient dermatology consults, mostly via teledermatology with some ward visits. The post includes SPA time for the Skin Cancer Lead role in the department. The post holder will be encouraged to develop preexisting links with Mohs, Maxillofacial and Plastic surgery units in the region.

If the appointee wishes to work less than full time, this can be negotiated as part of the appointment process. Beckenham Beacon is located within the central area of Beckenham excellent public transport links (rail, tram, bus) to Central London and other surrounding areas. Staff parking is available on site. Beckenham is known for its pleasant atmosphere and there are excellent schools in the area.

Applicants preferring a less than full time role will be considered.

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

The post holder will have regular contact with vulnerable adults and/or children (0-18 years), 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.

For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Jonathan Batchelor, Clinical Lead for Dermatology

BMJRef: BMJ-49248/213-PRUH-1739

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