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We have an exciting opportunity for a Speciality to work with us at East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust in Paediatrics.
We are looking for a doctor dedicated to, and passionate about, improving health and well-being within the East Kent community.

This Role is an ongoing placement opportunity within the fast-paced paediatrics department. You will be responsible for the lead on subspecialty clinics and developing specialist interests. This role would be predominantly based in East Kent with the opportunity to work extra shifts across the
Trusts’ other sites and any of our partner Trusts.

Doctors Direct recruits to the highest of NHS standards and all applicants for this role should meet
pre-screening requirements before applying.
• Full GMC licence to practice
• Minimum of 6 months experience in an NHS Trust within the last 2 years
• Must provide 2 references at a consultant grade or higher
• Ongoing role – Monday – Friday (08:30 – 17:00)


About the Trust
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust operates in five hospitals and several community clinics across Ashford, Canterbury, Folkstone and the surrounding areas. The Trust’s specialist urology, kidney disease and vascular services are also open to the wider
community. This role would be predominantly based in East Kent with the opportunity to work extra shifts across the Trusts’ other sites and any of our partner Trusts. With a local population of 700,000 people to support, East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest Trusts in the country. The Trust strives to be an example of
clinical excellence across education, research and innovation. Its commitment can be seen through exceptionally low infection rates, consistently high numbers of patients on research trials, and
pioneering technology such as its robotic surgery or hi-tech patient monitoring system.

Why Choose Doctors Direct?

Doctors Direct are part of NHS Professionals and owned by the Department of Health and Social Care, which means that we are part of the NHS family and sets us apart from locum agencies.
Saving money and providing only the highest quality locum cover to our partner Trusts is at the very heart of what we do.
Doctors Direct are part of the NHS and do not charge our partner Trusts the expensive fees associated with private locum agencies. That means every shift worked by one of our members helps save money for the Trust and the wider NHS. These vital savings can then be reinvested
into what matters most, patient care and safety. Not only do members of Doctors Direct help save money for the NHS, but they also receive fantastic benefits including;


• Competitive rates of pay
• Paid annual leave
• A dedicated account manager
• Flexibility of work, with shifts that suit you
• Book and review shifts online
• Access to CPD webinars
• Revalidation support
• Appraisal support


Want to know more?
Find out more about how working locum shifts through Doctors Direct can work for you or visit our onsite teams. Find your nearest Trust here.
We have exciting career opportunities available for doctors across many grades and specialties.

Once registered, you will be able to view and work in your chosen specialty and grade at any of our partner Trusts across England. If you would like to discuss career opportunities further, call us at 03330 143 652 or email doctors@nhsprofessionals.nhs.uk where our dedicated team can help you find your next opportunity.

As an equal opportunities organisation, NHSP is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective bank members and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender reassignment, or marriage and civil partnership. We believe there is a strong case for the Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion agenda and we strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a range of backgrounds to apply.