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Junior Clinical Fellow (Lower Level) & Fixed Term Appointment (GPST Level)

Junior Clinical Fellow (Lower Level)

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Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Junior Clinical Fellow (Lower Level)
Fixed Term
Full and Part Time
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Newport, S.E Wales
£30,606 to £40,491 per annum
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If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.



Are you looking to enhance your career portfolio and continual learning plan within Obstetrics and Gynaecology? If so then our current openings are the perfect opportunity for you.

Applications are invited for the position of Junior Clinical Fellows (Lower Level) in Obstetrics & Gynaecology. Potential for extension to 12 months will be assessed in the initial contract period and may be granted subject to satisfactory appraisal. Further extension to a maximum of 24 months total contract period will be ongoing.

The post holder will be provided support and formal clinical supervision by Consultants to further their career portfolio and will be granted study and annual leave as that of recognised training posts. They will be encouraged and expected to participate in audits, reviews, journal club presentations, Deparmental meetings and teaching.

The Unit offers a very active and exciting post-graduate teaching programme.  There are excellent Postgraduate Medical facilities available in a recently refurbished Postgraduate Centre.

The Clinical Fellow will be primarily based at Royal Gwent Hospitals but may have duties in one or more of the other hospitals in the Health Board.

There is also a Fixed Term GPST post available until August 2018 to replace a GP Trainee and further posts are available for an initial period of 6 months.

These posts will not have recognised educational approval, but will have the same supervision, study leave and annual leave as that of recognised training post.

The City of Newport is surrounded by beautiful landscapes including the Wye Valley, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the undulating Vale of Usk, famous for its salmon fishing, the Brecon Beacons National Park and Forest of Dean – both less than an hour’s drive from Newport. Newport is just 90 minutes from London by rail with direct coach services| from Heathrow| and Gatwick| airports and other major centres. Cardiff| and Bristol| international airports are within an hour’s drive.

We want Aneurin Bevan University Health Board to be an enjoyable and fulfilling place to work. We know that feeling valued at work has a positive impact on both staff and patients. Aneurin Bevan University Health Board expects a high standard of behaviour treating patients, their families, the public and colleagues with dignity and respect at all times. All staff are expected to carry out their roles with dedication and a commitment to the NHS and its core values.

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact Mrs Makiya Ashraf, Consultant in Obstetrics & Gynaecology on 01633 234753.

This position involves Regulated Activity with children and adults 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  
  • -an adults and children’s barred list check


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

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

Course Funding: Please note that unless agreed by the Division in advance, course funding is not available for Clinical Fellow or fixed term cover for training grades

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’.

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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have regular contact with vulnerable people and as such 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 to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Mrs Makiya Ashraf, Consultant in Obstetrics & Gynaecology on 01633 234753.

If you have problems applying, contact

01633 623931