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Trust Junior Clinical Fellow - Emergency Medicine


Main area
A & E Medical
Fixed term - 6 months
Full time 40 hours per week
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University College Hospitals London (UCLH)
£30,605 - £40,491 per annum plus LW
25/09/2017 23:59

At University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH) our success starts with you.

We want you to come to UCLH and stay at UCLH because our success starts with you. All of our staff have been involved in developing our values. We believe that they make UCLH a better place for patients and staff alike.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.

Many of our services operate from new or newly refurbished facilities including the University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer Centre which opened in 2012. So, why join UCLH…?

  • We have a reputation as a centre of clinical excellence
  • Our hospitals are in great central London locations
  • We have new facilities and state-of-the-art medical technology
  • We have a wide range of career opportunities

Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links to all our sites. Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as unparalleled education and development opportunities for staff at all levels. This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programmes ranging from ongoing personal development through to clinical excellence and leadership skills. UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.

Applications are invited for a Junior Clinical Fellow in Emergency Medicine which is an initial appointment for 6 months, with potential for extension. University College London Hospitals is seeking to appoint full-time middle grades in Emergency Medicine with a commitment to high quality patient care, innovative service models, delivery of performance targets, and excellence in education/training.

Applications from both established clinical fellows/middle grades and less experienced grades are welcome.

University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH) is one of the most complex NHS trusts in the UK, serving a large and diverse population. It has played a leading role in the reform of the NHS, and in 2004, was one of the first NHS trusts to achieve Foundation Trust status.

UCLH provides academically-led acute and specialist services, to people from the local area, from throughout the United Kingdom and overseas.
Our vision is to deliver top-quality patient care, excellent education and world-class research. We achieve our vision through our Values and Annual Objectives. Developed in partnership with over 1000 staff and patients, our Values guide everything that we do, how we make our decisions and how we are with patients and each other:

You will be working with a proactive and friendly multidisciplinary team, working closely with clinical and managerial colleagues to achieve and maintain a high quality clinical service.

This post involves a 48 hour week (BAND 1A). This will involve ten night shifts and three weekends within a ten week rota commitment (full-shift).
Clinical Fellows in this post will benefit from:

The post holder will receive training consistent with the trust middle grade guidelines and College recommended training.

Annual appraisal

Educational Supervisor will be the college tutor, Dr A Sabanathan, with regular logged ES meetings

Access to fracture clinic, paediatric clinics (others can be arranged)
Admin days to engage in personal development, audit and quality improvement projects

Provide access and funding to APLS, ALS and ATLS that are run locally
Supervise USS training

Weekly 2 hours of protected teaching time, ED Consultant supervised, external consultant teaching and opportunity to present

All training is aimed to develop more senior emergency physicians. With the additional support in further post-graduate training and possible FCEM sitting (article 14)

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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 Sabanathan at Anusa.Sabanathan@uclh.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

020344 75051