Clinical Training Fellowship

Location
Southmead, City of Bristol
Salary
£30,605 to £48,123
Posted
12 Sep 2018
Closes
19 Sep 2018
Ref
339-MPAMM408
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Neurology
Career Level
Fellow
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Hours
Full Time

CLINICAL TRAINING FELLOWSHIP (ST3+ level) IN EPILEPSY NEUROLOGY

Applications are invited for a one year Clinical Training Fellowship in Epilepsy neurology to commence in October 2018. North Bristol Trust is a Teaching Trust linked with the University of Bristol. Full registration with the GMC is required. Candidates must have experience and familiarity with UK hospital systems and practices, or equivalent.

This post is intended to provide the post-holder with specialist knowledge and skills in the field of epilepsy and epilepsy surgery assessment and will be suitable for a neurology trainee or a post-CCT neurologist with interest in epilepsy and epilepsy surgery. The post may be also suitable for a neurophysiology or neurosurgery trainee with previous experience in management of epilepsy and interest in epilepsy surgery. The post will provide a wide experience in epilepsy from the diagnosis of first seizure to the management of complex epilepsy including pharmacological treatment, EEG reporting, epilepsy surgery assessment, interpretation of scalp videotelemetry and intracranial stereo EEG recordings and neuromodulation procedures in epilepsy, such as vagus nerve stimulation (VNS). The post will involve a combination of outpatient and in-patient work with some time available for research, audit and service improvement activities.  The post holder may be able to contribute to the on-call neurology rotation pending previous background/ experience and service needs. The post may be prospectively approved for training. 

Salary Range: £30,605 to £48,123

Please note, North Bristol NHS Trust will not pay interview or relocation expenses for this post. Committed to equal opportunities, job share applications welcome

For further details / informal visits contact:

For further information please contact Dr Kasia Sieradzan or Dr Howard Faulkner, Consultants in Neurology and Epilepsy, Department of Neurology. Kasia.sieradzan@nbt.nhs.uk or howard.faulkner@nbt.nhs.uk

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