Locum Consultant in Critical care

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BHRUT would like to invite applications for a full time Locum Intensive Care Medicine Consultant. This is a whole time post of 10 PA’s which consist of, 8.0 direct clinical care programmed activities (PA) in Critical Care, and 2.0 supporting PA’s (CPD, Research or Audit).

You will be joining a dynamic and forward-thinking team of 27 ITU consultants working across two hospital sites (Queens and King George’s). On the Queens site we have 44 Critical Care beds which includes a dedicated 12 bed Neuro Critical Care. On the King George’s site we have a further 8 critical care beds. There are 4 critical care consultants on site daily from 8am to 6pm on the Queens site and 1 at the KGH site. A further “late” consultant is on site at Queens from 2pm to 11pm leading the Outreach team.

The Critical Care Unit supports a large variety of surgical specialities including Upper GI, Vascular, Neurosurgery, Complex Orthopaedic, Gynaecological cancer and High-risk obstetrics (8000 deliveries per year). Medical specialities supported include Cardiac (there is a catheter lab on the KGH site), Renal, Respiratory, Neurology, Oncology and Renal. We have recently also been designated as one of London’s 5 thrombectomy centres.

We are extremely proud that we recently secured a place on the ground-breaking Virginia Mason Institute Programme to transform the care we provide for patients. We are one of only five Trusts in the country selected to take part and our patients will greatly benefit from the systems that have led to Virginia Mason receiving awards for excellent and safe care.

The successful candidate must have MB ChB, MBBS or equivalent and hold full GMC registration, be a holder of Certificate of completion of training (CCT) or within six months of their CCT or equivalent at interview. And hold a Post-graduate qualification in Intensive Care Medicine (FFICM, EDIC or equivalent). This requirement is not applicable for established consultants in Critical Care applying to this post).

BHRUT is one of the largest Associate Teaching Hospitals, providing acute care for over 700,000 people from across 2 main sites – Queens and King George Hospitals

In addition, our Trust is in an excellent location, close to Central London and well situated in the South East of the UK. Romford station is on Crossrail opening in 2020. As well as all the advantages of being close to the city, you will discover that Essex has beautiful countryside as well as excellent schools, transport links, amenities and residential areas. The Trust has on-site nursery facilities.

For an informal discussion please contact:

Please contact Dr Rajesh Jain, Specialty Lead for Critical Care on 01708 435000

Only short listed candidates will be notified. We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date, 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 for this post. Any changes made to working patterns will be made for the benefit of patient care, and notification of these changes will be explained to you throughout the recruitment process.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Rajesh Jain

Specialty Lead for Critical Care.


Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust

Romford, Essex (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)1708 435000 ext. 2847
Web: http://www.bhrhospitals.nhs.uk/

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17 December 2019
Location: United Kingdom Romford
Salary: £79,860 to £107,668 pa GBP per year
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
Medical Practitioner
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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