Clinical Fellow (Higher) in Medicine for the Elderly

NHS Medical & Dental: Clinical Fellow (Higher)

Main area
Medicine for the Elderly
NHS Medical & Dental: Clinical Fellow (Higher)
Fixed Term
Full Time
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Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
£31,931 to £48,123 per annum
20/02/2018 23:59



Applications are invited for a Clinical Fellow (Higher) in Care of the Elderly at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

The post is available to start as soon as possible until 31 July 2018

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our clinical team as we develop services within the Trust. Applicants will be expected to provide SpR Level (ST3+) medical cover for a core ward of 27 medical in-patients working as part of a multi-professional team.

There will be an opportunity to gain excellent experience in the management of frail older patients to develop your PDP.

This post is available to applicants who have clinical experience and qualifications equivalent to ST3 level or above as well as applicants who are post-CCT.

This post is not accredited as part of a specialty training programme.

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).  Applicants must possess full registration and a Licence to Practice with the General Medical Council at time of application.

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

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) 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 UKVI 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. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Dr Stephen Wallis Specialty Lead for Medicine for the Elderly via email on .

If you have problems applying, contact

01223 596301