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NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Cardiology or Haematology

Applications are invited for a NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Cardiology, Department of Medicine or Haematology, Department of Haematology.

This post offers unrivalled opportunity to undertake high quality research within an outstanding academic and clinical environment. Applicants should be medically qualified, have full GMC registration, and an existing NTN/NTN(A) in Cardiology or Haematology.

You are required to hold or have submitted a PhD/DPhil/MD at the time of your application, and be of the standing required for an appropriate honorary contract of service with the NHS LETB (specialist trainee/LETB). Candidates who have not submitted their PhD/MD at the time of application will not be considered. This is a fixed term appointment for a maximum of 4 years or until you obtain CCT (subject to any extension that you apply for and be granted by NIHR, which can be for a maximum of 12 months).

Salary Scales

£34,466pa - £60,960pa StR

£33,885pa - £58,672pa SpR

£38,694pa - £52,036pa Nodal (ST3 and above)

This appointment requires an Honorary Clinical Contract. This is an integrated appointment between the University and relevant NHS Trust / Body. You will therefore also be issued with an Honorary Clinical Consultant Contract by the NHS Trust / Body . You should be aware that if your contract with the NHS Trust / Body is terminated your employment with the University will be terminated, and vice versa.

You will require GMC registration, Licence to Practice and Medical Defence Cover for the duration of your appointment.

This post is available immediately but must be taken up by 30 June 2022.

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

Please ensure that you upload a covering letter, CV, list of publications, current and future research plans (two sides of A4 only) and the additional information for Clinical Lecturers in the Upload section of the online application. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

The closing date for applications is 9 May 2021 and the dates of the interviews are to be confirmed.

Informal enquiries about this post may be directed to:

Cardiology: Professor M Bennett:

Haematology: Professor B Huntly:

Please quote reference RC26124 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Further information

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