Health Education England East of England
Job Title – NIHR Academic Clinical Fellowship in General Surgery or Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery
Grade – CT1 / CT2
Anticipated number of posts: 3
1 x post in either General Surgery or Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery
1 x post General Surgery
1 x post General Surgery (NHS-BT)
Please note that when applying on Oriel, please search for either General Surgery or Trauma & Orthopaedics.
Expected start date – August 2017
The posts will be based at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, it provides an exciting balance of clinical and research training and carries an academic training number – NTN(A). The Academic Clinical Fellowship will allow the successful candidate to spend 75% of their time in clinical training and 25% of their time in research.
The posts offer an exciting opportunity for those with considerable academic potential to pursue an academic career in General Surgery or Urology and the Clinical aspects of the training programmes will be tailored to meet the training needs of the appointees.
The Postgraduate Dean confirms that this placement and/or programme has the required educational and dean’s approval.
The application window opens on Monday 10 October 2016 at 0900 hours and closes on Monday 7 November 2016 at 1700 hours. You will not be able to submit your application after this time. Please ensure that you have completed all relevant sections of the application form as missing information will deem your application incomplete and it will not be considered.
You must apply via our online recruitment system, Oriel. Oriel can be accessed from the link provided.
The qualifications and professional registration requirements plus other eligibility criteria can be found in the person specification. The person specification for this specialty is available from the Specialty Training website which can be accessed from Oriel.
Please visit Health Education England East of England website for the further vacancy information and job description.
Eligibility Criteria for recruitment to Specialty Training 2017 – Immigration requirements
You are eligible to be considered for ACF training in Round 1 if:
Evidence of immigration status should normally consist of a biometric residence card, date stamped passport, and accompanying letter from the Home Office. Please visit their website for more information.
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