Applications are invited for the post of Clinical Fellow (Core-Higher) in Hepatobiliary (HPB) Surgery at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
This post is available from the earliest opportunity for 12 months in order to support a rota providing 24/7 middle grade cover for HPB Surgery.
In addition to covering HPB patients, the post holders would cover Transplant operations out of hours when the Transplant middle grade team has been called away for organ retrievals. There would be no emergency general surgical or organ retrieval commitments.
The post holder will undertake duties as required by the demands of the HPB service including ward work, outpatient clinics and emergency and elective surgery within the HPB unit, and other duties as required by the HPB Clinical Lead
As well as major resectional work, the HPB Unit also carries out the majority of cholecytectomies and hernia repairs in the Trust which may be of particular interest to the post holder. Both HPB and Transplant Units at Addenbrooke's have strong research interests and there will be option of undertaking research activity and work towards a higher degree.
The post would suit candidates aiming for National ST Recruitment and wishing to increase their clinical and academic experience.
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.
Please note that these posts do not
carry Postgraduate Dean's approval or training recognition.
Full Registration and a Licence to Practice with the General Medical Council 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. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. 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. For further details / informal visits contact:
Informal enquiries about this post should be addressed to Mr Asif Jah, Consultant Surgeon and Speciality Lead for HPB Surgery via email on Apply