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Trust Specialty Registrar in Urology

Employer
London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust
Location
London
Salary
£37,068 to £57,570 a year 1A Banding
Closing date
11 Dec 2023

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We are looking to appoint a Trust Specialty Middle Grade doctor with broad training in Urological Surgery who would also be on the Urology on call rota, currently operating as a 1 in 12.

The Trust has a dedicated hyper acute Stroke Unit, with a 24 hour/ 7 day a week service for patients within North West London. He / she will be responsible for delivering elective surgical services to the Brent, Harrow and Ealing community with operating lists and outpatient clinics at Northwick Park Hospital, Central Middlesex Hospital and Ealing Hospital.

The post holder will also have received wide training and experience in emergency surgery and the assessment and management of acute surgical disease. The post holder will be expected to provide cross cover with Urology consultants for theatre time, either participatory or supervisory. The post holder will not be expected to cover NPH whilst engaged in elective activities at other sites, or vice versa.

The post is for 12 months with possibility to become substantive.

Main duties of the job

We are looking to appoint Trust Specialty Registrar with broad training in Urological surgery who would also be on the Urology on call rota, currently operating as a 1 in 12. The Trust has a dedicated hyper acute Stroke Unit, with a 24 hour/7 day a week service for patients within North West London. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering elective surgical services to the Brent, Harrow and Ealing community with operating lists and outpatient clinics at Northwick Park Hospital and Central Middlesex Hospitals.The post holder will also have received wide training and experience in emergency surgery and the assessment and management of acute surgical disease. The post holder will be expected to provide cross cover with Urology consultants for theatre time, either participatory or supervisory. The post holder will not be expected to cover NPH whilst engaged in elective activities at other sites, or vice versa.The department currently employs a total of ten Urology consultants with nine middle grade doctors supporting the clinical workload and a Nurse Consultant role has been designed to work alongside this senior clinical team to support the plans for growth and innovation that all the clinicians within the department aspire to.

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London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust (LNWH) cares for the people of Brent, Ealing, Harrow and beyond.

Our team of more than 8,200 clinical and support staff serve a diverse population of almost one million people.

We run major acute services at:
  • Northwick Park Hospital: home to one of the busiest emergency departments (A& E) in the country. The hospital provides a full range of services including the country's top-rated hyper-acute stroke unit and one of only three hyper-acute rehabilitation units in the UK
  • St Mark's Hospital: an internationally renowned specialist centre for bowel disease
  • Ealing Hospital: a busy district general hospital providing a range of clinical services, as well as 24/7 emergency department and urgent care centre, and specialist care at Meadow House Hospice
  • Central Middlesex Hospital: our planned care site, hosting a range of surgical and outpatient services and collocated with an urgent care centre.

We are a university teaching NHS trust, in recognition of the important role we play in training clinicians of the future and bringing the benefits of research to the public.

Find out more about our Trust and why you should join us#WeAreLNWH

Job description
Job responsibilities

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

The post holder will required to take part in the following:
  • Participate with colleagues in the continuous provision of Urology services provided by the Trust
  • Participate fully with the multidisciplinary team in the care of Urology inpatients and outpatients.
  • To cooperate in the departments audit and research programme.
  • To undertake regular weekly ward rounds for inpatients as part of the consultant on call team.
  • To be expected to participate in the assessment of emergency patients in the accident and emergency department.
  • To be expected to supervise and teach junior medical staff and students.
  • Be expected to supervise and teach junior medical staff and students.
  • Be expected to adhere to the Trusts Infection Prevention and Control Policies and make every effort to maintain high standards of infection control at all times thereby reducing the burden of all Healthcare Associated Infections including MRSA . In particular all staff have the following key responsibilities:
  • Staff must observe stringent hand hygiene. Alcohol rub should be used on entry to and exit from all clinical areas. Hands should be washed before and after patient contact in all patients with diarrhoea. Alcohol hand-rub before and after patients contact may be used instead of hand washing in some clinical situations.
  • Staff members have a duty to attend infection control training provided for them by the Trust as set in the infection control policy.
  • Staff members who develop an infection that may be transmissible to patients have a duty to contact Occupational Health.

The Urology department at North West London Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Outpatient clinics
  • One stop Haematuria clinics
  • An established weekly multi-disciplinary team meeting
  • Acute and Elective Urology surgery
  • Outpatient services including general Urology clinics, urodynamic and cystoscopy diagnostic services
  • Day case urology procedures , for minor and intermediate operations.
  • Lithotripsy activity for management of stones


Person Specification
Education and Qualifications
Essential
  • Qualifications
Desirable
  • Audit and Research
Urology Experience
Essential
  • +3 years General Surgery experience
Desirable
  • On-Call Urology Experience


Employer details
Employer name

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust

Address

Cross Site

Watford Road

London

HA1 3UJ


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London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust (LNWH) is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country. Our team of more than 8,000 clinical and support staff serve a diverse population of approximately one million people providing hospital and community services to the people of Brent, Ealing, Harrow and beyond.

As well as delivering community services across four London boroughs from multiple sites we run major acute hospital services at:

  • Northwick Park Hospital: home to one of the busiest emergency departments (A&E) in the country. The hospital provides a full range of services including the country’s top-rated hyper-acute stroke unit and one of only three hyper-acute rehabilitation units in the UK
  • St Mark’s Hospital: an internationally renowned specialist centre for colorectal disease
  • Ealing Hospital: a busy district general hospital providing a range of clinical services, as well as 24/7 emergency department and urgent care centre
  • Central Middlesex Hospital: our planned care site, which also offers a range of outpatient services and urgent care centre.

We also provide specialist care at Meadow House Hospice. We are a university teaching NHS trust, in recognition of the important role we play in training clinicians of the future and bringing the benefits of research to the public.

To find out more about our Trust, why not view our video We are London North West University Healthcare

Our values - HEART

Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting

We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.

Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.

  • Honesty
  • Equality
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Teamwork

These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.

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