Clinical Teaching Fellows (5 Posts)

Location
Staffordshire
Salary
£33,199 - £40,792
Posted
09 Jan 2019
Closes
01 Feb 2019
Ref
KU00001027
Career Level
Fellow
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Hours
Full Time

Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences

School of Medicine

Clinical Teaching Fellows (5 Posts)

In Surgery, Medicine and Obstetrics & Gynaecology

(Full Time, Fixed Term – One Year)

To commence August or September 2019

Starting Salary: appropriate point on Grade 7, £33,199 - £40,792

Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience.  With a turnover in excess of £150 million, over 10,000 students and a total staff of approximately 2000, the University provides high quality teaching across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects and promotes world-class research.  Further information can be found at http://www.keele.ac.uk

These posts represent an exciting opportunity to join a team of staff in the School of Medicine. You will support and implement the delivery of the undergraduate curriculum on our University Hospital of North Midlands NHS Trust, Royal Stoke University Hospital site.

These posts are aimed at doctors currently in training who have been granted permission by the relevant Postgraduate Dean for a 1-year period of out-of-programme training. However, doctors yet to obtain a national training number, but with postgraduate experience are also eligible to apply. You will be responsible for a significant amount of patient-based teaching, clinical and communications skills teaching and will be a Case-based Learning (CBL) tutor. 

During the year, you will be expected to complete some formal study in medical education, e.g. Keele Certificate in Medical Education. The School will contribute a substantial part of the course fees and study time. You will have opportunities to maintain clinical expertise by spending 1-2 clinical sessions per week in the relevant clinical setting.

You will be fully registered with the General Medical Council and may possess a relevant national training number. Appointees must have a higher professional qualification by August 2018, but you may apply if you are taking your exams between January and August 2018.  You will have evidence of experience of teaching clinical students, practical IT skills and the ability to teach effectively.  Excellent communication, interpersonal, organisational and leadership skills are also essential.

Keele University values equality and diversity across our workforce and to ensuring our staff community is reflective of the diversity of our student population. In support of these commitments the University welcomes applications from individuals of Black, Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds for all roles.

Please note this appointment is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing date for applications: 1 February 2019.

Interviews will be held on: 27 March 2019.

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