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NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
  • Part time
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8 sessions per week (8PA's)
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St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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£82,096 - £110,683 £79,860 - £107,668
Salary period
01/06/2021 23:59

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Consultant in Dermatology

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is the regional specialist care provider for south west London, Surrey and beyond. The trust provides a high quality, comprehensive range of health services from leading edge tertiary and trauma care to community services.

With national and regional referrals added to our local 3.5m catchment, we serve a population of around 5m.

Co-located with St George’s, University of London and with both organisations now in a formal strategic alliance with King’s Health Partners, the trust delivers with its partners high quality research and education both of which contribute to the healthcare provision of tomorrow.

Acute and tertiary health services are delivered from over 1,000 beds across two sites, by around 8,000 staff.

St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is a major acute hospital that offers very specialist care for complex injuries and illnesses, including trauma, neurology, cardiac care, renal transplantation, cancer care and stroke. It has a helipad which opened in spring 2014 and the work of its emergency department can currently be seen on Channel 4’s ‘24 Hours in A&E’ programme. The hospital also provides all the usual care you would expect from a local NHS district general hospital.

We also provide services at Queen Mary’s Hospital in Roehampton. These include outpatient rapid diagnostic and treatment facilities, a minor injuries unit, limb fitting services and 70 elderly, intermediate care and rehabilitation beds.

As well as hospital services, we provide a wide variety of specialist, maternity and community services to children, adults, older people and people with learning disabilities. These services are provided from St John’s Therapy Centre, 11 health centres and clinics, schools, nursing homes and people’s own homes. The trust also manages the healthcare service at HMP Wandsworth.


Consultant Dermatologist (8 PAs)


The Department of Dermatology at St George’s Hospital is seeking a consultant dermatologist (8 PAs) with a broad knowledge base in general dermatology and skin cancer.

We are looking for a candidate who will excel clinically and academically within a friendly and busy department. The postholder will be working alongside other consultants in general dermatology and skin cancer clinics in a supportive and dynamic environment.

The successful applicant will join a team of 11 consultants (8.4 WTE) at St George’s Hospital, including the satellite Queen Mary’s Roehampton and Nelson Hospital sites. The successful applicant will be encouraged to develop areas of interest or research within the department.

Applicants should be on the GMC Specialist Register or within six months of their expected date of receipt of a CCT at the time of the interview.  

Informal inquiries are welcome: please contact Dr Ven Samarasinghe, Consultant Dermatologist ( / 020 8725 2500).


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Dr Ven Samarasinghe
Job title
Consultant Dermatologist
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020 8725 2500
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