Clinical Fellow Higher (ST3-5/ST6+) in Infectious Diseases

Job Details:

Applications are invited for the post of Clinical Fellow Higher (ST3-5/ST6+) in Infectious Diseases, at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, part of Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. This post is available immediately until 05 September 2023.

The post is available to applicants who have clinical experience and qualifications equivalent to ST3 level or above.

Main duties of the job

The Infectious Diseases team takes direct care of adult inpatients with a broad range of infections as well as undertaking a consult service within the hospital to review patients under other teams with complex infections. The post holder will be expected to share duties to cover the service with training grade registrars in infectious diseases.

Please note that these posts do not carry Postgraduate Dean’s approval or training recognition.

Full Registration and a Licence to Practice with the General Medical Council at time of application is required.

Working for our organisation

The applicant 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). Non-UK applicants must possess the IELTS/OET exam before obtaining a GMC licence to practice.

Applications from job seekers who require skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

It is a requirement for skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement.

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

Please refer to the Job description and Person specification attached for further details on the main responsibilities and duties for this post.

Person specification


Essential criteria

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Job Category: Health
Job Type: Part Time Temporary
Job Location: Cambridge Cambridgeshire

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