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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 21/10/2020.

Clinical Teaching Fellow

Job Reference: 358-2607440-MED

University Hospitals of Leicester
Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester
£38,694.00 - £49,036.00

Advert for Clinical Teaching Fellow- 12 month post to commence in February 2021.

This Fellowship post will provide an opportunity for a Specialty Registrar or Core level doctor to develop teaching skills. A main focus of the role will be to support the bedside teaching element of the Leicester Medical School undergraduate curriculum, as a tutor.

The post holder will work alongside the undergraduate block leads, the undergraduate management team and members of the Department of Clinical Education.

In addition, there are a range of opportunities available for the Fellow to become involved in medical education project work with the UHL Department of Clinical Education. The nature of this work will be determined following discussion with the Fellow and depend on the specific interests of the Fellow appointed.

The areas available within the UHL department of education include:

  • Working with the Medical School to enhance the quality of block feedback
  • Participating in the development of education quality improvement processes and tools
  • Opportunity to become involved in faculty development programmes.
  • Participating in educational research and audit projects carried out by block leads. Such opportunities can be linked to the career pathway of the successful candidate

There will be the opportunity to study for a Postgraduate certificate in Medical Education as part of the fellowship.

Closing date: 19th October 2020 – Online interviews to be held on 30th October 2020.

For further information please email or ring 0116 258 6200 to speak to:

Mr Mark McCarthy- Director of Clinical Education

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameMark McCarthyJob titleDirector of Clinical EducationEmail addressmark.mccarthy@uhl-tr.nhs.ukTelephone number0116 2586200Additional contact information

Alternative contact:

Joanne Kirtley tel: 01162586200

General Manager.

Vacancies will close early if a sufficient number of applications are received.

Applications are transferred to TRAC, by completing an application you authorise the transfer of your data. Emails regarding applications will be sent via TRAC.

UHL is an equal opportunities employer. We aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve and where discrimination is outlawed, and staff and service users are equally valued and supported. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds who match our job criteria.

We welcome applications from members of our black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, as we have identified that UHL has an under-representation of BAME employees at band 7 and above.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria will be interviewed if indicated you wish to be considered under the Disability Confident Scheme. If you require any reasonable adjustments please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible. Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

If this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order)1975 a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

COVID 19 Risk Assessment

Due to Covid 19 we have introduced a staff risk assessment into our pre-employment process.

This is intended to ensure you are able to safely perform your duties in any of our work areas, and if you have been identified as being vulnerable to coronavirus. Our main aim is to reduce risk and to ensure the safety of all new starters as well as current staff, patients and visitors.

If it is identified that you are within a vulnerable category, we will endeavour to make reasonable adjustments to accommodate this.

Tier 2 Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-EEA candidates may not be appointed if a suitable EU/EEA candidate is successful. As it is unlikely the Trust would be able to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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