We are seeking to appoint a Senior Clinical Fellow to work within King's Liver Hepato-biliary & Pancreatic and Liver Transplant service to provide and further develop these services for our patients. The post holder will also work on the Hepato-biliary & Pancreatic Surgery on call rota. The post holder is expected to cover all emergency on-call work, usually through the Acute Surgical UnitMain duties of the job
The successful candidate will work under the supervision of the HPB consultant surgeons. The post holder will gain a broad experience in all aspects of HPB & general surgery.
The post is offered on a 12 month, fixed term contract. The post holder will receive training in duties of the post as necessary.About us
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK's largest and busiest teaching Trusts with a turnover of c£1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 15,000 staff based across South East London. The Trust provides a full range of local and specialist services across its five sites. The trust-wide strategy of Strong Roots, Global Reachis our Vision to be BOLD, Brilliant people, Outstanding care, Leaders in Research, Innovation and Education, Diversity, Equality and Inclusion at the heart of everything we do. By being person-centred, digitally-enabled, and focused on sustainability, we aim to take Team King's to another level.
We are at a pivotal point in our history and we require individuals who are ready to join a highly professional team and make a real, lasting difference to our patients and our people.
King's is committed to delivering Sustainable Healthcare for All via our Green Plan. In line with national Greener NHS ambitions, we have set net zero carbon targets of 2040 for our NHS Carbon Footprint and 2045 for our NHS Carbon Footprint Plus. Everyone's contribution is required in order tomeet the goals set out in our Green Plan and we encourage all staff to work responsibly, minimising their contributions to the Trust's carbon emissions, waste and pollution wherever possible. Job description Job responsibilities
You have a general duty of care for the health, safety and well-being ofyourself, work colleagues, visitors and patients within the hospital in additionto any specific risk management or clinical governance accountabilitiesassociated with this post. The post holder has an important responsibility for and contribution to make toinfection control and must be familiar with the infection control and hygienerequirements of this role. These requirements are set out in the National Codeof Practice on Infection Control and in local policies and procedures which willbe made clear during your induction and subsequent refresher training.These standards must be strictly complied with at all times. To observe the rules, policies, procedures and standards of King's CollegeHospital NHS Trust together with all relevant statutory and professionalobligations. To observe and maintain strict confidentiality of personal information relatingto patients and staff. To be responsible, with management support, for their own personaldevelopment and to actively contribute to the development of colleagues. All employees must hold an 'nhs.net' email account which will be the Trust'sformal route for email communication. You are therefore required to checkthis regularly and to deal with such communication promptly.Person Specification Qualification Essential Desirable
Training and Experience Essential
- ALS (or equivalent) within 2 years.
- Equivalent to SpR year 4 in General Surgery.
Research and publications Essential
- oPrevious experience in HPB surgery
Employer details Employer name
- Previous involvement in research projects
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