Clinical Fellow (Higher-Senior) in Hepatobiliary (HPB) Surgery

Location
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Posted
29 Jul 2020
Closes
26 Aug 2020
Ref
180-CFH-3388
Career Level
Fellow
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Hours
Full Time

Contact Details

Applications are invited for the post of Clinical Fellow (Higher-Senior) in Hepatobiliary (HPB) Surgery (ST3-ST8 level) at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.  This post is available as soon as possible for 12 months in the first instance.

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.  There is no General Surgery or Transplant commitment within this role.

As well as major resectional work, the HPB Unit also carries out the majority of cholecystectomies and adrenalectomies in the Trust which may be of particular interest to the post holder.  The HPB unit at Addenbrooke’s has strong research interests and there will be option of undertaking research activity and work towards a higher degree.

Please note that these posts do not carry Postgraduate Dean’s approval or training recognition. 

The post would also suit candidates aiming for National ST Recruitment and those wishing to increase their clinical, academic and HPB Surgery 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.

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. 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.

Mr Asif Jah, Consultant Surgeon and Speciality Lead for HPB Surgery via email on asif.jah@addenbrookes.nhs.uk