Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Trust

Harefield Hospital

Senior Clinical Fellow in Intensive Care

Immediate post available, although recruitment will be considered for various posts available throughout the next two years

Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust is the largest heart and lung centre in the UK and among the largest in Europe. We are a partnership of two specialist hospitals which are known throughout the world for their expertise, standard of care and research success.

Clinical Fellowships at Harefield Hospital in Cardiothoracic Intensive Care (Trust Grade SpR equivalent)

This recruitment campaign is to recruit to an immediate post; although we will have several posts available at a later stage should the right candidates be available. This post should be ideally suited to those wishing to pursue a career in Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia &/or Critical Care. Consideration will however also be given to all suitable candidates including those already in possession of their CCT or wish to take an OOPE. Appropriately qualified overseas applicants would be welcome. Posts are for 6 months in the first instance, extendable by mutual consent up to a maximum period of 23 months.

The successful candidates will participate in the provision of all aspects of adult cardiothoracic anaesthesia and/or critical care. Harefield Hospital has an 18-bedded Level 3 ICU and a 5 bedded Level 3 cardiac recovery unit. There is an established consultant delivered teaching programme and excellent research and audit opportunities. The candidate will acquire expertise in transoesophageal echocardiography. The case mix includes organ support for advanced heart and lung failure including ventricular assist devices, ECMO and transplantation. These posts are currently based upon a EWTD compliant rota.

Applicants that do not have GMC registration would be required to sit an IELTS in line with GMC requirements. However, should you be successful at interview, the trust will pay for your first attempt for sitting the IELTS exam.

Applicants may obtain further information from Dr Donna Hall (ITU), Tel: 01895 828946 or e-mail the department administrator, Caroline Brett:

Please apply for the position using the "Apply for this job" button. Please complete the online application form and include the full names, work addresses and fax numbers of three clinical referees, one of which must be your current or most recent employer.

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Alternatively you can visit NHS Jobs quoting reference 312-H-CFICU104E. Please apply for the position using the "Apply for this job" button.

We regret that we are unable to contact applicants who are not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within three weeks after the closing date, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

Shortlisting details and interview arrangements will be communicated via email therefore please ensure you check your email account regularly following the closing date. In addition the Trust will be chasing up references via email so please ensure you include the email addresses and contact numbers for your referees to avoid delay in the recruitment process.

Closing date: 14th October 2015

Interview date: TBC, shortly after closing date

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