King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals, training over 900 dentists, 750 doctors and 300 nurses every year.
The Trust is recognised internationally for its work in liver disease and transplantation, neurosciences, cardiac, haemato-oncology, stroke and major trauma. On 1 October 2013, King’s took over the running of the Princess Royal University Hospital in Bromley and Orpington Hospital, as well as some services at Beckenham Beacon and Queen Mary’s Hospital, Sidcup.
The new enlarged organisation has over 10,500 staff and provides over 1 million patient contacts a year. More than 9,000 babies are delivered by the Trust’s hospitals each year, and over 750 patients attend their Emergency Departments every day.
The Trust was looking to recruit Junior, Specialty Doctors, Clinical Fellows and Consultants in the areas of Ophthalmology, Emergency Department, Critical Care, Cardiovascular and Paediatrics.