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Clinical Lecturer in General Psychiatry

Applications are invited for a locally funded Clinical Lecturer in General Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry

Based on University of Cambridge and Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Trust, 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 General Psychiatry.

The post is open to doctors who have completed a PhD/MD Fellowship (or equivalent) or an MB PhD programme, have gained the Membership of the Royal College of Psychiatrists (or equivalent) and who meet the entry criteria for entry into specialty training. Applicants should as a minimum have completed core competencies in psychiatry and gained the MRCPsych

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 Health Education England, 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

This appointment requires an Honorary Clinical Contract. This is an integrated appointment between the University and the relevant NHS Trust/Body. You will therefore also be issued with an Honorary Clinical Contract by the relevant 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.

Fixed-term: 4 years.

This appointment requires an Honorary Clinical Contract.

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.

Please also submit a one page answer to the question: "Describe your research plans over the next three to five years."

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 RN36719 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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