ROYAL DEVON AND EXETER NHS FOUNDATION TRUST
Senior Clinical Fellow (ST3+ Level) In Colorectal Surgery
Closing Date: 30th October 2016
This post supports the increased demands of the ColorectaI service and offers the appointee considerable opportunity for gaining specialist clinical and surgical exposure. It is ideally suited for either a post-CCT trainee wishing to gain additional experience prior to consultant appointment, or an individual seeking to gain enhanced skills at the ST3+ (registrar level). The training and responsibilities of the post will be tailored for the appointee.
The Exeter Colorectal Unit provides a full range of colorectal services. The following subspecialties are therefore covered:
The Colorectal team consist of 7 consultant surgeons who form the integrated Emergency General Surgery rota in addition to 4 Upper GI surgeons.
The post-holder will have an allocated educational and clinical supervisor, and is available as soon as possible for a period of twelve months, subject to satisfactory performance and mutual agreement after six months.
The Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust is a first-wave Foundation Trust that serves a population of 360,000 people from NHS Devon, with some specialist services serving in excess of 450,000. The University of Exeter medical School affords exciting opportunities to participate in both undergraduate teaching and research. The historic cathedral city of Exeter is situated in the middle of the South West Region with easy access to the countryside and coast of Devon and Cornwall. It is well served by rail, road and air links.
Applicants must be registered medical practitioners and able to work in the UK. When applying please include the contact details of a minimum of 2 referees which should cover the last 2 years of employment.
In submitting an application form you authorise the Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust to confirm any previous NHS service details via the Electronic Staff Record Inter Authority Transfer process, should you be appointed to the post.
The Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust will contact previous employers to confirm employment history to cover a period of at least 3 years. The Trust is only able accept written references; these will be requested via email. One of your referees must be your current line manager and all references must cover the previous three years work or study history.
Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a Work Permit):
Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Border Agency requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit UK Border Agency website.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.
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