Senior Clinical Fellow in Paediatric Sleep Ventilation

NHS Medical & Dental: Senior Clinical Fellow

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NHS Medical & Dental: Senior Clinical Fellow
fixed term 6 months
Part Time 32 hours per week
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Southampton General Hospital
£46,208 pa pro rata
01/06/2018 23:59

Senior Clinical Fellow in Paediatric Sleep and Long Term Ventilation

Online applications are invited for a part time post as a senior fellow in paediatric sleep medicine and long term ventilation from August 2018. This post is fixed term for 6 months

The Trust is a major teaching centre for the University of Southampton, offering opportunities for undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and excellent facilities for research and clinical care.  The post holder will join a team of 3 paediatric sleep consultants and 5 respiratory consultants to further develop their interests and skills in paediatric sleep medicine and long term ventilation. A full range of subspecialty interests are offered with special expertise in sleep disordered breathing, ventilation titration, neurobehavioural sleep disorders including movement disorders, parasomnias and narcolepsy. It is expected that this post will fulfil the training requirements of an individual who wishes to practice the subspecialty as a consultant. Opportunities will be available to study towards sleep qualifications.

Applicants should have MRCPCH, experience in managing children on ventilation and have experience of managing children with sleep disorders including sleep disordered breathing.

Appointment will be made under local contractual terms and conditions of service for Trust appointed (non-training fellow doctors and dentists) which will be published and available at time of offers.

Grades for Trust appointed (non-training) fellows will be paid a basic salary at a nodal pay point linked to the grade, at the rate set out in the National Medical and Dental pay circular. Basic salary detailed below plus any additional remuneration (as applicable) for hours set out in the doctors work schedule (e.g. additional hours, weekend allowance, and any hours which attract enhanced pay)

Basic Salary MT04        £46,208

Please note that GMC registration (with a licence to practice) and right to work in the UK are essential for this role.  Successful applicants will already have GMC registration or will be able to demonstrate they are eligible.  Applicants requiring Tier 2 sponsorship should ensure they meet the Home Office application criteria prior to submitting an application. 

We’ve worked hard as a Trust to improve the efficiency of our services and as a result, we are currently in financial surplus. We are one of England's largest acute teaching trusts and have recently been rated ‘Good’ by the CQC. In the latest national NHS Staff Survey we ranked;

  • seventh in the country for staff engagement
  • fourth best nationally for our proportion of staff saying that they would recommend the hospital as a place to work or to receive care

Southampton is an attractive place to live and work situated on the south coast, with an international airport and only an hour on the train from central London. The New Forest National Park and the beaches of the Jurassic coast are also right on our doorstep.

The city offers living costs 20% lower than those in London, 13 schools rated outstanding by Ofsted and 13 nearby green spaces to enjoy.

All applications must be made online.  CV or paper applications are not accepted

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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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Dr Hazel Evans on 023 8120 8973 or by email on, or Assoc. Professor Catherine Hill on 023 8120 5922 or by email

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