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NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Old Age Psychiatry OR Public Health Medicine OR General Practice

Applications are invited for a NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Old Age Psychiatry OR Public Health Medicine OR General Practice.

Based on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus 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 Old Age Psychiatry or Public Health. For General Practice applicants should be medically qualified, have full GMC registration, and have completed clinical training in General Practice.

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. Candidates who have not submitted their PhD/MD at the time of application will not be considered.

Please note this post has been awarded with the research theme 'Dementia'. The appointee will be expected to develop a research programme in that theme area.

This is a fixed term appointment for a maximum of 4 years (or until CCT for Old Age Psychiatry and Public Health Medicine); (subject to any extension that you apply for and be granted by NIHR, which can be for a maximum of 24 months).

Salary Scales

SpR £35,254pa - £61,042pa

StR £35,858pa - £63,423pa

Nodal £40,257pa - £58,398pa

pre-2003 (GP) £73,367 - £95,104

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

Fixed-term: 4 years.

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, and completed additional information form in the Upload section of the online application. The covering letter should outline how you match the criteria for the post and why you are applying for this role. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

Please quote reference RA36718 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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