Clinical Fellow (Higher/Senior) in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£50,017 (pre-CCT) / £55,790 (post-CCT) per annum pro rata
20 Sep 2021
29 Sep 2021
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Applications are invited for the post of Clinical Fellow (Higher/Senior) in Obstetrics & Gynaecology to commence from 01 November 2021 until 02 August 2022 at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CUH).

The department enjoys close links with the University of Cambridge, Academic Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and opportunities to participate in research may be available to suitable applicants. There are also opportunities to provide formal teaching at the undergraduate University Medical School.

Main duties of the job

The successful candidate would be expected to utilise the experience provided to contribute to Service improvement projects and audits within the department.

This post has an on-call commitment on the Senior rota. This is a two tier of a four tier on-call rota with Senior House Officer and registrar (ST3-5 or equivalent) support, an on-site resident Senior Registrar as well as separate on-call Consultants in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

Other clinical commitments will be negotiable to suit the applicant and the department. It is expected that the applicant will participate in Medical Student teaching.

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 at point of application is required.

Working for your organisation

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.

Applications from job seekers who require skilled worker 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.

It is a requirement for skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, to 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.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

CUH is a University teaching hospital and tertiary referral centre that offers particular experience in Fetal Medicine, Maternal Medicine, Labour ward management, Laparoscopic, Endometriosis and benign Gynaecological Surgery, Reproductive Medicine, IVF, Gynaecological Oncology, Uro-Gynaecology, Outpatient Hysteroscopy, Clinical Governance and Audit.

Please refer to the Job description and Person specification attached for further details on the main responsibilities and duties for this post.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Informal enquiries about this post should be addressed to Miss Shazia Bhatti, Specialty Lead in Obstetrics at