Applications are invited for a Clinical Fellow (Higher) position in Dermatology at Addenbrooke's Hospital starting 6 August 2019 for 12 months.
The duties of the post include in-patient and out-patient care of patients with skin disease, day time on-call commitment, teaching and supervision of undergraduate students.
The Dermatology Department aims to provide a comprehensive service for the accurate diagnosis and effective treatment of dermatological conditions, including improved public education, and the early detection and treatment of skin cancer.
Patients with all types of skin conditions are seen for diagnosis and treatment in the Outpatient Unit. Specialised clinics and combined clinics with colleagues in different departments are also held on a regular basis. An important minority of Dermatology patients with severe skin diseases (such as extensive psoriasis and eczema, serious leg ulceration and bullous disorders) require inpatient treatment in the dedicated inpatient unit.
Please note that these posts do notcarry Postgraduate Dean's approval or training recognition.
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. 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 is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
Informal enquiries about this post should be addressed to Dr Shiu Chan, Consultant Dermatologist via email Apply
or Dr Pamela Todd, Consultant Dermatologist via Apply