Leadership and Innovation Fellow

Guy's and St Thomas' Feb 2020




Guy’s and St Thomas’ leadership and innovation fellow with the remit to lead trust-wide pilot work in Choosing Wisely/shared decision making research project.

Suitable for a senior/post CCT anaesthesia/perioperative medicine trainee with a research interest/ background and leadership potential

Link and application details;


This post is intended for anaesthetists who are near or finished completing their training and want further experience in leadership. We welcome applications from overseas candidates who have had equivalent training and have GMC registration. 

This role is designed to develop future medical leaders by supporting them in a 12 month project based at Guy&39; NHS Foundation Trust. Working with the Executive Board and Medical Directors Office at GSTT, the post holder will have dedicated time to deliver a national pilot initiative aiming to implement shared decision making into the National Health Service. Alongside there may be opportunities to attend meeting at NHS England and the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence, alongside the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges. The post holder will also have to opportunity to support work within preoperative shared decision making inclusive of a local pilot and bridging links with the Centre for Perioperative Care at the Royal College of Anaesthetists.

The post holder will have the option to spend one day a week on clinical activities which are flexible to the needs of the post holder within Perioperative Medicine. These include preoperative assessment clinics, anaesthesia for the high risk surgical patient and post-operative critical care. There are no on-call commitments during this fellowship.

The fellowship is due to start in February 2020, though earlier starts can be negotiated upon mutual discussion between the successful applicant and fellowship lead. The post is for a period of 6 months in the first instance, renewable up to 1 year. The post holder will work within the Guy&39;s and St. Thomas' Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

Need more information? Please contact Ramai Santhirapala

News | Posted 16th July 2019
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