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Junior Clinical Fellow (Lower Level) in Orthogeriatrics

Junior Clinical Fellow

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Junior Clinical Fellow
Fixed Term
Full Time
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Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport
Newport, SE Wales
£31,998 to £42,333 per annum/pro rata for part time
22/12/2019 23:59

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.



The post holder will be expected to provide active peri-operative medical care to the patient with hip fracture under supervision of the Orthogeriatirc Consultant. Facilitation of post surgical multidisciplinary rehabilitation and active discharge planning will be the key responsibility of the post holder.  

The orthopaedic department at Royal Gwent Hospital has 16 consultants, 13 specialty registrars, 1 specialty doctor, 9 junior doctors and 4 nurse practitioners.

The post holder will be responsible to the Orthogeriatric consultant and work closely with the Orthogeriatric team.

The unit is very busy with heavy trauma work load all year round. There are approximately 350 hip fracture patients are admitted to Royal Gwent Hospital each year and the hip fracture care is streamlined against national hip fracture database bench marks.

This post has no on call commitment.

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   
  • Applicants must hold or be eligible to hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC.
  • - an adults and children’s barred list check

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.

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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 arrange a visit to the department should contact Dr. Allen Wilson Tel: 01633 238323