Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Clinical Fellow ST1/2 Emergency Medicine

Swindon, Wiltshire
13 May 2019
26 May 2019
Emergency medicine
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

The Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Clinical Fellow ST1/2 in Emergency Medicine

Applications are invited for a Clinical Fellow ST1/2 post in Emergency Medicine. These posts enable the postholder to gain clinical experience in Emergency Medicine and offers learning opportunities through our dedicated Medical Education Team. The post is from 7th August 2019 for a period of 6-12 months.

These posts will be part of the full shift rota which will include evenings, nights and weekends. Posts will attract pay enhancements as per the rota according to the rota worked.  

The department sees 80,000 new patients/year. The hospital is newly built and has modern facilities such as digital radiography and Electronic Patient Records. The department has a state of the art Resuscitation room with overhead x ray facilities, a chest pain assessment unit with access to Primary PCI and an observation ward. The department has recently undergone refurbishment and now includes an audio visually separate Paediatric area. In addition, there are Emergency Nurse Practitioners and Physiotherapy Practitioners. The Psychiatric Liaison Team and Social Work Assessment team are also based within the Department. We are a designated Trauma Unit and participate in Stroke Thrombolysis.

If you have an interest in Leadership and Management and would like to do a formal qualification there may be an opportunity to do this whilst undertaking this role. The Trust supports the Health, Economics, Leadership Management Programme (HELM) and is committed to supporting those Doctors who are keen to learn more about NHS Management.

The successful candidate will have a study leave allowance which includes up to 30 days leave per year and £500 funding. Although the posts are not formally recognised for training there will be the opportunity to attend the internal teaching programmes.

Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, where the Cotswolds meet the West Country, enjoys enviable local support and excellent partnership working. It serves the local population of Swindon, Wiltshire and parts of Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire and West Berkshire. The hospital is ideally located near junction 15 of the M4, London, Bristol and Oxford can all be reached within 1 hour by road or rail.

For further information and to apply please visit reference 249-MED9990206