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Senior Clinical Fellow Foot & Ankle Surgery SpR/ST5+ Level

NHS Medical & Dental: Senior Clinical Fellow

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Trauma and Orthopaedics
NHS Medical & Dental: Senior Clinical Fellow
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£31,841 - £50,068
26/09/2019 23:59

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(FULL TIME, 6 Months)

We wish to appoint a  Senior Fellow in Foot and Ankle Surgery to commence February 2020 until August 2020.  This post are based in the Brunel Building at Southmead Hospital which opened in May 2014.  The post holder will be required to work flexibly within the department.

The post holder will be involved in a busy foot and ankle service within the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at North Bristol NHS Trust. The post holder will be responsible to Mr Winson, Mr Harries, Mr Hepple, Mr J Livingstone & Mr Robinson, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons. They will be expected to have some previous experience in foot and ankle surgery. They will be expected to participate in the ongoing research and audit programmes of the department. They should be at the stage of a senior trainee – post exam – or immediate post CSST.

Orthopaedic services including elective procedures are provided at the Avon Orthopaedic Centre (AOC) at the Brunel Building, Southmead Hospital. The AOC provides the main elective orthopaedic service for Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire and also hosts inpatient surgery for University Hospitals Bristol and Weston Healthcare Trust. Five theatres run all days 5 days a week with 28 consultants operating here. The local catchment population is approximately 500,000 but specialist services are also offered more widely across the region. The foot and ankle service covers all aspects of foot and ankle care and accepts tertiary referrals from a wide region.

Candidates must have, or be eligible for, GMC registration that allows them to work in posts that are not recognised for training. If in a training post this post is recognised for off programme training. Successful candidates will undergo training, appraisal and assessment. It is desirable that candidates have experience and familiarity with UK hospital systems and practices or equivalent.

Further details available from Mr Steve Hepple,

Please note North Bristol NHS Trust will not pay interview expenses or relocation expenses in connection with this post. Late applications will not be accepted.

Salary Range: £31,841 - £50,068

Closing Date: 26 September 2019 


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Further details available from Mr Steve Hepple,