Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 20,000 staff.
We are responsible for running a family of nine hospitals across six separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.
We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.
Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:
Enthusiastic and experienced candidates are invited to apply for Senior Clinical Fellow roles within the Department of Cardiac Surgery at Manchester Royal Infirmary.
The department undertakes all aspects of adult Cardiac Surgery except transplantation. There is no thoracic component. The Senior Fellow posts contribute to a 1:8 on call rota.
Applicants for the Senior Clinical Fellow roles must have a minimum of 2 years’ full time (or equivalent part time) hospital service in the ST1/2 grade or higher, MRCS and 1 or more years’ experience in Cardiothoracic Surgery. These roles offer a significant opportunity to further your experience in Cardiac Surgery, whether you are looking to gain a training number, or develop surgical and patient management skills that will stand you in a good position for other fellowships in the UK or abroad.
These roles offer a wide variety of experiences, from the operating theatre and outpatient clinics, to the management of patients in Level 2 and Level 3 intensive care settings. Support is on hand from a group of experienced consultants, staff grade doctors, advanced nurse practitioner, surgical care practitioners as well as other clinical fellows and doctors in training. The department is anticipating completing 700-800 open heart operations in 2018/19 and the potential opportunities of a Single Hospital Service in the City of Manchester are plenty for a motivated individual. It is an exciting time to be joining the department.
Please note that this post does not have educational approval from the Postgraduate Dean, but the successful candidates would have a named consultant supervisor and would be encouraged to further their academic, training and career aspirations.
Applicants from the across the UK, EU and further afield are encouraged.
For further details / informal visits contact:
For further details or informal visits please contact Mr R Hasan on +44 (0)Apply Now >>.
We may decide to close this vacancy earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.
Trust policy requires that the cost of submitting & processing the successful applicant/s DBS application be recovered via salary deduction in the first 3 months following start in post. The amount of £29.50(standard disclosure) or £47.50 (enhanced disclosure) If you wish to withdraw once a DBS application has commenced you will be still liable for payment.
MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of race, age, disability, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnership are encouraged to apply for this post.
Please be aware that all roles at MFT(except Medical and Dental posts) are subject to a probationary period.
If you have any personal requirements that will enable you to participate in our recruitment process please contact a member of the Recruitment Services by phone on Apply Now >>
After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third-party recruitment system - TRAC systems. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from apps.trac.jobs. You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post, you are agreeing to MFT transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are appointed to a post information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system
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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see Apply Now >>.
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