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Clinical Development Fellow in Paediatric General/Orthopaedic Surgery, Royal Hospital for Children, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

NHS Scotland logoApplications are invited for the above posts commencing on 3rd August 2022 for one year. You must have completed the foundation programme or equivalent. There are posts available in paediatric surgery, paediatric orthopaedics and simulation/teaching and combinations thereof. All successful candidates will have the opportunity to work on specific areas of development such as Medical Education (simulation training for Foundation Doctors and practical skills teaching to medical students), audit, service development programmes and quality improvement projects.

This post will not lead to a CCT in the specialty, but time spent in this post may be beneficial in applying to specialty training in various areas of Surgery or in related paediatric surgical specialties.

Post holders will be expected to participate fully in the departmental educational programme and be subject to learning agreement and engagement with the ISCP process. Although these posts do not hold educational approval from the Postgraduate Dean, they will give valuable experience in paediatric surgical and associated specialities (general surgery, urology, orthopaedics and Neonatology).

To practice medicine in the
UK you need to hold both GMC registration and a license to practice.

Informal enquiries should be made to Mr. James Andrews, Consultant Paediatric Surgeon telephone Secretary on 0141-452- 6594.