Clinical Fellow (Higher) in Paediatric Surgery

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
15 Jan 2020
14 Feb 2020

Job Description

Applications are invited for the post of Clinical Fellow (Higher) in Paediatric Surgery for a period of 12 months commencing from 25 March 2020. This may be extended up to a 2 year term subject to satisfactory progress.

We are looking for a committed and enthusiastic doctor who would like to build on their existing Paediatric Surgical experience. In this role you would be involved in the full range of Paediatric Surgical and Urology practice, caring for our patients.

Your duties as a member of our team would include:

  • Provision of elective and emergency paediatric surgical care, encompassing delivering operating theatre lists, reviewing patients in the outpatient department, reviewing patients in the Emergency Department and within the in-patient wards

  • Out-of-hours responsibilities, including participation in the paediatric surgical middle grade on-call rota (currently a 1 in 7 rota)

  • Participating in the departmental teaching, research and CPD activities

This department is certified by the European Union of Medical Specialists as an accredited training centre for Paediatric Surgery. Please note that this post does not carry Postgraduate Dean's approval or training recognition for UK training.

In order to be considered applicants must meet the essential criteria as detailed in the person specification.

The applicant must have demonstrable skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking in English that enable effective communication about medical topics with patients and colleagues, as set out in the GMC's Good Medical Practice (2013). Non-UK applicants must possess the IELTS/OET exam before obtaining a GMC licence to practice.

Full Registration and a Licence to Practice with the General Medical Council at time of application is required.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement.

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Ref: CFH3271

Cambridge University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - 54 jobs
This job was posted to Doctor in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England

Recommended Similar Jobs