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Senior Clinical Fellow in Stroke

Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust
£37,068 to £57,570 per annum
Closing date
2 May 2024

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Job Details

Applications are invited for a Senior Clinical Fellow within our Stroke team. All applicants must hold a current GMC registration. This is a banded post. BHRUT is one of the largest Associate Teaching Hospitals, providing acute care for over 700,000 people from across two main sites - Queens and King George Hospitals, as well as peripheral sites at Barking, Dagenham and Brentwood. We are a major Neuroscience Centre and are undergoing further and significant development as a tertiary referral centre for North East London and Essex, including additional critical care capacity. We are a major Cancer Centre and are actively striving to enhance the range of our services, including the development of a PET CT service in addition our Trust is in an excellent location, close to central London and well situated in the South East. As well as all the advantages of being close to the city, you will discover that Essex has a beautiful countryside as well as excellent schools, transport links, amenities and residential areas. The trust has an onsite Nursery facility. Only short listed candidates will be notified. We reserve the right to bring forward the closing dates should we have an overwhelming response. The trust aims to provide a comprehensive 7 day service to patients and this may affect the working patterns currently being advertised or this post.

Main duties of the job

Any changed made to the working patterns will be made for the benefit of the patient care and notifications of these changes will be explained to you throughout the recruitment process.

We are an equal opportunity employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community. Applications who consider they have a disability will be shortlisted for interview if they meet the essential criteria. We also operate a strict screening procedure for the posts with vulnerable children and adults. For further details or informal visits please contact Dr devesh Sinha on 6675.

The appointee will:

  • Have a continuing responsibility for the clinical care of patients in their
  • charge and for the proper functioning of the department.
  • Deliver a high-quality responsive Stroke service to the patients who use it.
  • Undertake the administrative duties associated with the care of patients and the running of a clinical department.
  • Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of current practices.
  • Maintain their professional development with all available training opportunities and ensure compliance with mandatory training.
  • Participate in sub-specialty outpatient clinics.
  • Responsible for the Stroke patient flow within the Hospital Be part of the on-call rota within the Stroke service

The post holder is encouraged to attend all teaching events and participate in clinical audits.

About us

Under the leadership of our Chair Jacqui Smith and Matthew Trainer, our Chief Executive, we provide care for the residents of three of the most diverse London boroughs. More than half of our 7,500 strong workforce are from black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and most live in Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge. We also provide healthcare services to people in south west Essex, and specialist neurosciences services to the whole of the county.

Our services include all the major specialties of large acute hospitals, operating from two main sites - King George Hospital in Goodmayes and Queen's Hospital in Romford. We also provide outpatient services at Brentwood Community Hospital, Barking Hospital, Loxford Polyclinic, and Harold Wood Polyclinic. We have two of the busiest emergency departments in London.

As we recover from Covid-19, we're proud to be leading the way nationally in reducing the time our patients wait to get the treatment they need. The pandemic provided the drive forour teams to innovate and change.

We know we have more work to do to improve waiting times for urgent and emergency care, and our performance against the four-hour emergency access standard remains challenged, in comparison to many other London trusts.

We are particularly proud of our regional Neurosciences Centre Radiotherapy Centre Hyper Acute Stroke Unit and dedicated breast care service at King George Hospital. We're also pleased to be part of the NEL Cancer Alliance.

Job description
Job responsibilities

Once you understand the requirements outlined in the advert, please ensure your application accurately reflects where you match them. For further information regarding the role please read the attached Job Description and Person Specification

Applications should be made online, however, queries regarding the application process, assistance with completion of the application form or if you require any adjustments (for applicants with a disability) please contact Lodya Alum, Recruitment Advisor, on 01708 435000 ext. 4421.

Person Specification

Full Registration with the general Medical Council

  • Completed medical training
  • proven UK Experience


  • Higher qualifications (eg MRCP)
  • Stroke or Neurology experience
  • Ability to work with in a Team

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