Current Vacancies

Junior Clinical Fellow (Lower Level) in General Surgery


Main area
General Surgery
Fixed Term
Full Time
Job ref
Royal Gwent Hospital
£30,606 to £40,491 per annum
03/04/2018 23:59

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



Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

Medical & Dental Recruitment

Full Time
Junior Clinical Fellow (Lower Level) in General Surgery
Duration: until August 2018 with the possibility of extension
Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible

Based the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, SE Wales


Applications are invited for a Junior Clinical Fellow (on F2/CT-level rota) in General Surgery commencing in as soon as possible until August 2018 with a possibility to extend to February or August 2019. This post involves working in a clinical team providing support and supervision to Foundation Year 1 doctors, and being supported/supervised by registrar-level doctors and consultants.

This post is suitable for junior doctors considering or seeking a career in a surgical specialty, and/or those wishing to gain experience in surgery prior to applying to other specialties eg radiology or general practice. Previous postholders have successfully applied to Core Surgical Training posts and other national specialty selection processes.

Robust support is provided for doctors in training and non-training medical posts, with full supervision of clinical activity, teaching, research, audit and quality improvement. The successful candidate will be offered an educational supervisor who can advise and support development of a professional portfolio and subsequent career..

The General Surgery Department is currently staffed by 15 Consultants, 1 Associate Specialist, 7 Specialist Registrars, 5 Senior Clinical Fellows, 9 Core Trainees/FP2s, 3 Junior Clinical Fellows and 12 Foundation Year 1 doctors. There is a separate network on call service for Vascular Surgery.

Excellent Postgraduate medical facilities are available in a recently refurbished Postgraduate Centre.

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

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.

This post is not included on the current UK Shortage Occupation List and is subject to the rules outlined in the attachment ‘Resident Labour Market Test Guidance’.


Closing date: 03/04/18

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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

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or visit the department should contact Miss Tamsin Boyce, Consultant Surgeon, on 01633 234126,

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