Junior Clinical Fellow T&O

Junior Clinical Fellow

Main area
Trauma and Orthopaedics
Junior Clinical Fellow
Fixed Term - 6-12 months
Full time 40 hours per week
Job ref
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Denmark Hill
Denmark Hill
£38,623 per annum Inc HCA
25/06/2018 12:00

Trauma and Orthopaedics

Junior Clinical Fellow

Applications are invited for the post of Junior Clinical Fellow in Trauma & Orthopaedics at King's College Hospital NHS Foundation trust.  The posts will be based at Denmark Hill site.

The post is reflective of King’s status as one of London’s Major Trauma Centres and a tertiary referral centre for elective orthopaedics. The successful applicant will work alongside senior colleagues from a wide array of orthopaedic subspecialties including upper limb, lower limb, pelvic, limb reconstruction, paediatrics and orthoplastics. The focus of the job will be trauma with exposure to elective work also. The applicant will regularly attend major trauma calls and have the opportunity to undertake emergency procedures in the emergency department as well as the operating theatres under the supervision of senior colleagues. Junior Clinical Fellows are also encouraged to attend clinics and gain experience of decision making in a non-emergency setting in preparation for higher surgical training.

King’s is the lead provider for S.E Orthopaedics Speciality training programme.There are opportunities to attend in-house ATLS programmes supported by study leave funds.  The Department has an in-house simulation lab which would be available for the post holder to use with prior arrangement.  There is a well-established educational programme run at the Denmark Hill site with teleconferencing facilities connecting all three sites.

Successful candidates would have an Educational Supervisor who would help them to develop their portfolio.  The department has an active research programme and the successful candidate would be strongly encouraged to participate in ongoing research studies.  Post-graduate teaching, audit meeting, journal club and clinical case presentation are held regularly in the department and the selected candidate would be expected to actively participate in them.

The department also has several trust registrar posts that previous applicants have graduated into when appropriate.




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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Victoria Elegbede

Medical Staffing Coordinator