King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.
The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.
An exciting opportunity for a Clinical Research Fellow in Neuroendocrine tumours has arisen to join the team within King’s Health Partners Academic Health Science Centre (AHSC). The Kings College Hospital (KCH) NET service is one of the leading centres in Europe for the management of patient with NETs. In 2012 King Health Partners in affiliation with Kent Oncology and Hampshire Hospitals was awarded the Centre of Excellence status by the European NET Society.
The post holder will form part of the core NET team and will be expected to work closely with oncology, hepatobiliary surgeons, nuclear medicine and pathology. They will also be linked to the gastroenterology department at Kings College Hospital. The successful candidate will undertake research combining both clinical and basic science research. There is an opportunity to complete a PhD or MD thesis with Kings College London. The Funding will be available for 2 years however, will be dependent on successful review at 1 year.
Interested applicants should apply through NHS Jobs. For further information please contact Dr Raj Srirajaskanthan, (( Email address removed )) or telephone ( Phone number removed ) .
Closing date: 02/03/2017
At King’s, we fully support the right of all staff to equal opportunities and are committed to the development of a diverse workforce.
Applications are welcome from anyone who meets the specific criteria of the post regardless of age, gender, disability, religion/ belief or sexual orientation.
Benefits available to all employees include: Workplace Nurseries, an excellent Pension Scheme and access to the Learning Zone.
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All staff have a responsibility for safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and for ensuring they are aware of the specific duties relating to their role.
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