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Junior Clinical Fellow in Trauma & Orthopaedics

Junior Clinical Fellow

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Trauma & Orthopaedics
Junior Clinical Fellow
Fixed Term
Full Time
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Royal Gwent Hospital
Newport, SE Wales
£30,606 to £40,491 per annum
25/04/2018 23:59

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

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.

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



Junior Clinical Fellow (Lower Level) in Trauma and Orthopaedics
Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, South East Wales

Fixed Term Contract until 6th August 2019

Applications are invited for the positions of Junior Clinical Fellow (Lower Level) in Trauma and Orthopaedics commencing as soon as possible until 6th August 2019.

The post would suit applicants who would like to improve their Core Training experience in Trauma and Orthopaedics or are looking for definitive appointment at the ST level.

Working at CT level, the post holder will be attached to a consultant firm rotating every 6 months. All consultants are subspecialists and the surgical experience gained will be equivalent to a training post.

The progressive department is staffed by 18 Consultants which includes the past President of British Foot and Ankle Society and the past President of British Shoulder and Elbow Society.

The other Staff include 4 SAS, 6 Specialist Registrars, 7 FTA (SpR grade), 3 Core Surgical Trainees, 2 FP2 and 3 Clinical Fellows (CT Level).

The novel rota for core trainees has been devised with input from past trainee to maximise their training opportunities.

There is plenty of opportunity for research and audit. Every core trainee is encouraged to get involved in Audit projects which are presented in monthly Clinical Governance meetings.

The Royal Gwent Hospital is an Associated Teaching Hospital and busy District General Hospital.

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

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

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

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 for applications: midnight on 24/04/18

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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 arrange a visit to the department should contact Mr Ashish Khurana, Consultant in Trauma & Orthopaedics, on 01633 656349.