Junior Clinical Fellow in Gastroenterology

Whiston, Prescot
£31,217 - £41,300 Per Annum
17 Jun 2019
01 Jul 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Junior Clinical Fellow

Whiston Hospital


Fixed-Term – 12 Months

Full Time


£31,217 - £41,300 Per Annum

Applicants are invited to apply for the role of FY3/CMT clinical fellow post in Gastroenterology/ GIM from August 2019.

This post will provide applicants the opportunity to gain further experience in Gastroenterology & GIM. There will be opportunities to attend out-patient services, develop appropriate clinical skills and undertake audit/quality improvement programs. There may be an opportunity to join the medical on-call rota.

The successful candidate will be expected to have certification in ALS and be fully registered with the GMC

St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the leading acute Trusts in the North West of England. We provide a full range of acute adult services to our local population of circa 350,000 and provide tertiary services across a much wider area in the North West, North Wales and Isle of Man. We are a Major Trauma Centre and the Mersey Regional Burns Unit.

The Trust’s new hospitals in Whiston and St Helens opened in March 2010 and 2008 respectively. Both are part of a significant investment programme to provide world class healthcare facilities to the local community. The Trust has also been ranked as the best NHS Trust in England in the national Patient-Led Assessments of the SCAre Environment (PLACE) programme and was awarded CQC Outstanding in August 2018.

The Trust has excellent management, robust systems and innovative processes all of which have underpinned a period of sustained and improved performance as it moves towards Foundation Trust status.

The Trust will now build on this platform, developing and expanding its services and driving the quality of patient care ever higher, ensuring that it has a healthy long term future and continues to thrive in the changing healthcare economy. At the heart of its current success and forward planning is the delivery of the ‘5 Star Patient Care’ strategy, defining how the Trust provides an excellent experience for every patient, every time.

An Independent assessment by the HSJ supported by NHS Employers; has rated St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust in the top 100 places to work in the country.

Our vision is to provide world class services for all our patients by getting it right for every patient, every time. To support us in this ambition, we enjoy close links with our leading universities, including the University of Liverpool, John Moore’s University and Edge Hill University, and we have specific strengths in education and training. To complement this, we also have strong research portfolios and host a number of professional units in medicine and surgery. We believe that staff engagement is an absolute priority and our strong leadership and development programmes, demonstrate how much we value our staff.

For further details / informal visits contact:

For further information regarding the post, please contact Dr Sue Priestley, Consultant Gastroenterologist. 0151 430 1713