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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 01/09/2020.

Portfolio Senior Clinical Fellow in Paediatrics

Job Reference: 040-CF461

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport SW Wales then The Grange University Hospital, Cwmbran
£31,998 - £50,314 per annum

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.

Please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any time should it be filled via the internal redeployment process

Are you looking to gain experience in Medical Education or Quality Improvement or Simulation or Paediatric Emergency Medicine or an area of your choice?

We have 3 exciting NEW Portfolio Paediatric Middle Grade posts developed in line with the Health Board’s Clinical Futures Strategy. Initially based at the Royal Gwent Hospital you will transfer to our new flag ship Grange University Hospital, Cwmbran upon its opening in November 2020. Paediatric facilities include an integrated Children’s Emergency Assessment comprising 16 assessment spaces, adjacent 6 bed Short Stay Unit, 2 bedded Stabilisation & High Dependency Unit, and 48 bed inpatient ward. The Multidisciplinary Education Centre is equipped with the latest AV technology and there is a purpose built simulation suite and clinical skills lab.

Post holders will have a full 1:10 out of hours commitment but 40% of paid in-hours’ time will be dedicated to improving your portfolio.

We have created specific opportunities but would be open to other suggestions:



Quality Improvement (General)

Quality Improvement (Healthier Together)

Paediatric Emergency Medicine

Paediatric Diabetes

Paediatric Neurodisability:

This is an ideal opportunity to gain experience and improve your CV to reapply to ST Training in future, acquire new skills as OOPE or improve your CV for CESR.

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is responsible for the healthcare of more than 600,000 residents in South East Wales, providing acute and primary services, plus a wide range of community and mental health care.

Staff wellbeing is a Health Board priority, with a comprehensive package of support and development opportunities available to all.

These positions involves Regulated Activity with children as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer:

Enhanced check with barred list information, including a children’s barred list check

Applicants must hold or be eligible to hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC.


Those wishing to discuss the posts informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the Department should contact:

Yvette Cloete, Consultant Paediatrician & Clinical Futures Lead Tel: 01873 732479

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. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) 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 UKVI website.

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