Applications are invited for the post of Senior Clinical Fellow in Immunology and Infectious Diseases at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, part of Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
This post is available from 1st November 2022 for a period of 12 months.
This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual with a CCT in Infectious Diseases to join the Immunology and Infectious Diseases teams at Addenbrooke’s Hospital. The successful candidate will work at the interface between Immunology and Infectious Diseases, developing their knowledge of Clinical Immunology while gaining Consultant level Infectious Disease experience.
Main duties of the job
The weekly timetable will be agreed with the successful candidate and will be adjusted as they gain experience. It will include clinics in Immunology, joint clinics with Infectious Diseases and Respiratory teams, MDT meetings and teaching.
The successful candidate will do a week of ward cover as the Infectious Diseases Consultant on-call approximately every 3 months, (it is anticipated that their normal timetable will be put on hold for these weeks). The candidate will also do a week of Infectious Diseases referral work approximately once every two months. It is anticipated that the candidate will be able to continue with their standard timetable in parallel during ID referral weeks.
In order to be considered applicants must meet the following essential criteria: Full MRCP, CCT in Infectious Diseases, good organisational skill, experience of audit, ability to work as part of a team, and good interpersonal skills (please see the Person Specification section of the Job Description for further details).
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 time of application is required.
Working for our 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
Please refer to the Job description and Person specification attached for further details on the main responsibilities and duties for this post.
Additional contact information
Informal enquiries about this post should be addressed to:
Dr Emily Staples, Clinical Lead for Immunology (Emily.email@example.com)
Dr Hoi Ping Mok, Clinical Lead for Infectious Diseases (firstname.lastname@example.org)