Clinical Fellow (ST Equivalent Grade)

NHS Tayside
Perth, Perth and Kinross
£32961 - £51828
10 Oct 2019
06 Nov 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time


NHS Tayside Perth & Kinross Integration Joint Boards, Fixed Term, Clinical Fellow Post (ST Equivalent Grade) Medicine for The Elderly, Perth Royal Infirmary

Applications are invited for a Fixed Term, 1 year, Clinical Fellow post, to join the Medicine for the Elderly Team at Perth Royal Infirmary

The Medicine for the Elderly Department based at Perth Royal Infirmary is undergoing a period of change and innovation

At present the Medicine for the Elderly team provides a comprehensive service to older in-patients at Perth Royal including an acute frailty team, acute MFE wards, orthogeriatric liaison service and a 20 bedded rehab and assessment unit

Wider care to the older population of Perth and Kinross is delivered through a rapid assessment service; falls, polypharmacy and Parkinson’s clinics; and input to community hospitals, care homes and day hospital. The Stroke service is closely aligned to Medicine for the Elderly with TIA clinics, and ongoing inpatient assessment and management

The clinical fellow post is ideal for doctors looking for time away from training or a non-training career, where development, training and opportunities provided by this post have many positives

The candidate can work full-time or part-time. Weekend and evening working is available, as is out of hours. These are optional

For informal enquiries please contact: Dr Dirk Habicht, Medicine for the Elderly, 01382 660111, Bleep 5248 or email: If unavailable please contact Dr Donna Clark, Medicine for the Elderly, 01382 660111 5278 or e-mail:

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Applications in the form of a current CV, with names and email addresses of 3 Referees (1 being your most recent/current employer) should be submitted to quoting Reference Number “AR.28.19 Clinical Fellow MFE PRI” in the subject box.

You must also include the supplementary forms within the job pack (please attach these forms as 1 document)

Short-listed applicants will be contacted by email.  Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder

We are looking to appoint to this post at the earliest opportunity and would therefore encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible, interviews will be held as and when candidates apply

Closing Date for applications is: 6 November 2019