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Clinical Fellow in PICU (Paediatrician / Anaesthetist) ST1+

Employer
St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Location
St.Georges University Hospital
Salary
£33,790 to £53,132 per annum
Closing date
11 Dec 2023

Job Details

ST GEORGE'S UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

ST GEORGE'S HOSPITAL

CLINICAL FELLOW INPAEDIATRIC INTENSIVE CARE (ST1+EQUIVALENT PAEDIATRICIAN OR ANAESTHETIST)

6-12 MONTHS

Main duties of the job

Several posts are available within the Department of Paediatric Intensive Care at St George's University Hospital, London. These posts are available to start in January 2024 or as soon as possible for 6-12 months and can be extended up to 12 months. The post-holder will be included in the EWTD compliant on-call rota.

St. George's Hospital is a large multi-speciality facility based in South West London, offering a wide range of adult, paediatric and neonatal services. It is co-located with a medical school - St. George's, University of London.

About us

St. George's Hospital is a large multi-speciality facility based in South West London, offering a wide range of adult, paediatric and neonatal services. It is co-located with a medical school - St. George's, University of London. The Paediatric department has its own outpatient's area, Paediatric Intensive Care, child development centre and occupies 5 wards comprising 54 inpatient beds. There are 30 consultants and a fully staffed EWTD compliant middle grade and ST rota, composed of grid trainees, regional trainees, fellows and F1 doctors. The St. George's PICU itself has 14 beds providing PICU and HDU level care to 700 patients a year, the number of referrals to PICU continues to grow year on year. It is a general intensive care unit for children from within the hospital and those retrieved by the South Thames retrieval service. The unit is part of the South Thames PICU Network working with the Evelina Children's Hospital and Kings College Hospital.

Job description
Job responsibilities

The post holder will also have the opportunity to engage in training in the Anaesthetic Department to gain basic airway skills or in the Paediatric Emergency Department depending on the individual need of the trainee.

The post would suit a paediatrician looking to gain some experience in tertiary paediatrics and intensive care or a doctor exploring a career in paediatrics.

Please be aware that only online applications will be accepted and the post will close once a sufficient number of applicants have been received.

St George's Healthcare operates a No Smoking Policy.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer

Person Specification
Qualifications and Training
Essential
  • Full registration with GMC
  • BLS training
  • APLS/PALS/EPLS/NLS
Desirable
  • MRCPCH or equivalent Paediatric qualification or FRCA Primary
Experience
Essential
  • Ability to assess patients with a comprehensive history and physical examination
  • Experience looking after inpatient neonates and children
  • Experience of assessment of and infants and children in A+E
  • Ability to triage between different priorities
  • Ability to make management plans
Desirable
  • Prior PICU / NICU experience
  • Prior SpR experience in a tertiary hospital
Skills
Essential
  • Basic procedures - phlebotomy, venous cannulation
Desirable
  • Airway skills
  • Aretrial canulation, Central venous access skills
  • Enthusiasm to teach skills to others
Knowledge
Essential
  • Intermediate knowledge of general paediatrics
  • Willingness to learn
  • Level 3 child safeguarding training
Desirable
  • Higher knowledge in paediatrics
  • Advanced safeguarding training
Personal Attributes
Essential
  • Ability to work in a Multi disciplinary team
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Commitment to continuing medical education
  • Flexible approach
Desirable
  • Supportive nature
  • Ability to self motivate and motivate others


Employer details
Employer name

St George's Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Address

St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

St.Georges University Hospital

SW17 0QT


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