Clinical Fellow (Higher) in Ophthalmology (Medical Retina)

Clinical Fellow (Higher) In Ophthalmology (MR)

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Clinical Fellow (Higher) In Ophthalmology (MR)
Fixed Term
Full Time
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Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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Cambridge University Hospitals
£31,931 - £48,123
22/01/2018 23:59



Applications are invited for a Clinical Fellow (Higher) to undertake a position in Ophthalmology (Medical Retina) to commence as soon as possible for a period of 12 months.

The post holder will receive extensive exposure to Medical Retina. There will be opportunity for research and the post holder will be actively encouraged to engage in audit.

In order to be considered it is essential that applicants have MRCOphth part 3 or equivalent and appropriate exposure to Medical Retina Surgery at ST5+ level or equivalent and completion of core training or equivalent in Ophthalmology.

Applicants must have demonstrable skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking in English that enable effective communication about medical topics with patients and colleagues, as set out in the GMC’s Good Medical Practice (2013).

Cambridge University Health Partners, the academic health sciences centre, in conjunction with the Institute of Continuing Education at The University of Cambridge are pleased to offer a one year Postgraduate Certificate in Clinical Medicine to all clinicians employed in Cambridge.

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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Mr Douglas Newman, Consultant and Specialty Lead for Ophthalmology via email to

If you have problems applying, contact

Medical Staffing, Box 154
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Hills Road
01223 596311