Kingston Hospital - First Acute Trust in London to be rated Outstanding by CQC for Overall Quality and Leadership
Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a district general hospital situated in a beautiful and remarkable part of the country – close to London yet surrounded by royal parks, historic buildings and the River Thames. We are located on a single site in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey and run several outpatient clinics in neighbouring areas including Raynes Park Health Centre and Teddington Memorial Hospital.
We employ 3,300+ staff who proudly and efficiently support over 350,000 people locally through a full range of diagnostic and treatment services and we have a national reputation for innovative developments in healthcare, particularly in 'patient-focused' care, day surgery and maternity services.
The South West London Collaborative Bank
Kingston Hospital is a part of the local South West London Collaborative and offer competitive bank rates to work across the three NHS trusts: St Georges, Kingston Hospital and Epsom & St Helier. Our Smart App booking system makes life easier for flexible working!
Health and Wellbeing & Staff Benefits
The Trust understands that benefits go beyond just financial rewards and offers a wide range of benefits that recognise staff contribution, provide opportunities for career development and offer initiatives to promote a healthy work-life balance
-Our Health Heroes Awards 2018 – Staff Retention and Wellbeing Employer of the Year.
-HPMA Vivup Award for Well Being 2019.
Kingston Hospital NHS Trust has five key values and we want to employ and work with people who share these values and demonstrate behaviours that support them. They are:
- Caring – Design and deliver care around each individual patient’s needs and wants.
- Safe – Make the safety of patients and staff our prime concern as safety comes first
- Responsible – All staff take responsibility for the hospital, its services and reputation
- Value Each Other – Value each other's contribution
- Inspiring - We always strive to empower each other to develop and deliver improvements to benefit our patients
An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Division of Unplanned Care for an enthusiastic and motivated Respiratory Physician to join the Respiratory Medicine Service. This important post will work alongside six other consultant colleagues in the provision of the inpatient and outpatient Respiratory Medicine Service
Kingston Hospital is a busy district general hospital with 350 beds. The hospital is located in an attractive part of Surrey within easy access of London. Kingston Borough has excellent educational, residential, shopping and leisure facilities.
The Respiratory Medicine Service is accredited as a Cancer Unit and has close working relationships with the Royal Marsden and St George’s Hospitals. There is a fully equipped respiratory function laboratory. Staffing within the Department includes 2 SpRs, 2 SHOs, 2 F1s, a Respiratory Nurse Specialist, two Tuberculosis Nurse Specialists, 3 Lung Cancer Nurse Specialist team, an MDT Coordinator, a Respiratory Practitioner working both in the Trust and local community, two Respiratory Physiologists and a fully staffed Administrative team. In addition we work closely with our Physiotherapy NIV team.
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.
Interested candidates are encouraged to contact one of the following: