UNIL Université de Lausanne- Faculté de biologie et de médecine

Associate Professor or Ordinary Professor Head of the Paediatric Intensive Care

Starting Date: 1 August or as agreed

Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust

Clinical Fellow (ST4+ Registrar equivalent) in Paediatric Intensive Care

This is an exciting opportunity to gain experience of working in a Paediatric Intensive Care and develop the skills necessary to pursue a career in paediatric intensive care or in an allied field. The 6-24 months post will be spent on the regional paediatric intensive care unit at Alder Hey Hospital with an option to rotate to the North West North Wales Paediatric Transport Service (depending on candidate preference and vacancies).

The posts are for 6-24 months and ideally suitable for candidates with previous experience in paediatrics, anaesthetics, or adult intensive care. Experience of working in paediatric intensive care is desirable.

This post offers a unique opportunity to work in an internationally recognised children’s hospital and designated Major Trauma Centre. Successful candidates will gain experience in both paediatric intensive care including cardiac and respiratory ECMO, and paediatric transport medicine and is relevant to all acute specialties.

Salary will be on the Specialty Registrar (StR) payscale, currently MN25 £31,301- £47,175.

Each trainee will be supported by an educational supervisor. Study/exam leave together with financial support for exam courses may be provided.

This role may be suitable for non-UK or non-EEA job applicants wishing to apply for Home Office Tier 2 sponsorship. Candidates will have to have full registration with the GMC before starting the post. The successful candidate will be required to apply for an Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Border Agency requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit UK Border Agency website.

If you would like to discuss this post in more detail please contact Dr. S. Mahoney (sarah.mahoney@alderhey.nhs.uk), Dr D. Sidaras (dorothea.sidaras@alderhey.nhs.ukl) or 0044-151-282 4792.

HR services have advertised the post for clinical/anaesthetic fellow. Please log into “NHSjobs” and search for "specialty registrar" if you are applying for the post as a paediatrician, ITU doctor or come from other relevant specialties. In "location" you need to put in "Merseyside".

Closing Date: This job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. Please apply for this job as soon as you can, if interested.