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Adult Intensive Care Medicine
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Medical Staff - Anaesthetic Consultant/Specialist
£76,761 to £103,490 pa
08/05/2018 23:59
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Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust are a committed multi- professional team who provide much-valued hospital and community services to residents in South East London. The Trust has built a good reputation as a place to enjoy job satisfaction and develop professional skills and experiences. Our people value the opportunity to work in a supportive culture and, we ensure our team are well rewarded for their contribution. By joining us now, you can play a role in shaping  our organisation that continues to put patient and client care first. Whatever the challenges ahead, we’re prepared to face them as one team.




10 PAs with the possibility of increasing PAs by negotiation

Applications are invited for substantive Consultant posts in Adult Intensive Care Medicine at University Hospital Lewisham.

The posts are based in University Hospital Lewisham (UHL) ICU/HDUs and include anaesthetic sessions but optional sessions are available in another specialty if the applicant is dual accredited. The posts are also suitable for an applicant who wishes solely to work in ICU/HDU. The busy combined unit has twenty beds and is run by dedicated consultants and juniors and forms one of two sites of the combined Lewisham & Greenwich Critical Care Directorate.

There is a structured teaching program (joint UHL and Queen Elizabeth Woolwich, QEH) which applicants will be encouraged to help deliver on starting the job.

Health Education South London & The Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine have granted the AICU resident posts educational approval and is an accredited training unit for ICM.

The unit was rated ‘Good’ in the last two CQC visits and in the recent South London Adult Critical Care Review.

Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust is a new Trust formed on 1st October 2013, following the merger of Lewisham Healthcare NHS Trust and Queen Elizabeth Hospital Greenwich. We are a committed multi-professional team who provide much-valued hospital and community services as one organisation. We offer medical, surgical and emergency services to local residents, and also provide a range of specialist services for South East London and beyond. Our community health professionals work closely with the hospital and GPs to provide support to adults and children in their own homes and across a range of health centres and clinics.

Applicants are required to be on the Specialist Register with CCT in or be within six months of obtaining it by the interview date. Please provide evidence of this as this is required for shortlisting. Full Registration with the GMC is essential.

Please attach a copy of your recent CV to support your application, ensuring that you include the names, addresses telephone and e-mail addresses of three referees (one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. Please ensure you provide referees for at least the last three years of employment.

Enquiries should be made to:

Dr Mick Jennings, Consultant Anaesthetist/ICM email

Advertising Date: 10th April 2018

Closing Date: 8th May 2018

Interview Date: 28th June 2018

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Lynn Roberts, telephone 02031926196, email

If you have problems applying, contact

020 3192 6449