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Trust Doctor (ST3+) in Ophthalmology

NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Trainee (ST3 +)

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NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Trainee (ST3 +)
12 months fixed term
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Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Kingston upon Thames
£35,795 - £49,086 per annum
20/04/2019 23:59

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 a number of outpatient clinics in neighbouring areas including Raynes Park Health Centre and Teddington Memorial Hospital.

We employ 3,000 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.

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Kingston Hospital are 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!

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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
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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.

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Trust Doctor (ST3+) in Ophthalmology

1 Year Fixed term contract with an opportunity to extend

The Royal Eye Unit would like to recruit a Trust doctor to join its busy, thriving department.

The successful candidate will be involved in a variety of outpatient clinics: AMD, Paeds, Cornea and cataract pre- assessment clinics as well as accident & emergency sessions in our multi -disciplinary consultant led dedicated accident & emergency department. There is also opportunity to attend a weekly theatre session. There are many formal and informal training opportunities by our enthusiastic team of consultants.

The timetable is from Monday to Friday, with no on calls, evening or weekend clinics.

This post is accountable to: Mr Hooman Sherafat, Consultant Ophthalmologist and Specialty Lead

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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

For further information please contact Julie Habbin, Service Manager 020 8934 2623

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