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Senior Clinical Fellow in Neonatology

Senior Clinical Fellow

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Senior Clinical Fellow
Fixed Term Contract
40 hours per week
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St Mary's Hospital
£30,605 - £48,123 per annum
01/01/2019 23:59

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 20,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of nine hospitals across six separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider

Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
St. Mary's Hospital

ST4-8 equivalent Senior Clinical Fellow in Neonatology

Applications are invited for the above role to commence from September 2018 to March 2019

The Neonatal department with 59 cots, is housed in St Marys Hospital; there are over 9000 deliveries per year. St. Mary’s is the tertiary referral centre for high risk Obstetrics and Neonatology. There is a local neonatal unit based at Wythenshawe Hospital which is a part of the Neonatal Managed Clinical Service within MFT. This post offers excellent experience in the care of sick and extremely preterm infants with medical and surgical problems. Training will be provided in the assessment and stabilisation of critically ill neonates.

It is essential that applicants have a minimum of six months previous experience in Paediatrics or six months in a closely allied specialty (UK or equivalent). Part 1 MRCPCH or equivalent level is highly desirable. There is excellent training in Neonatology with first class facilities, research experience, a friendly atmosphere and close working arrangements with highly trained neonatal nurses. A full shift system (9 ST4-8 Clinical Fellows) is in operation.

Salary for this post will be on the Specialty Registrar fixed term payscale.

This post is not recognised for training and does not carry deanery educational and training approval; however the Trust has recently developed an Education and Training Contract, which outlines the Trust’s commitment to each junior. Each junior doctor on the scheme also has a named educational supervisor. Study/ exam leave together with financial support for exam courses may be provided.

Your application will not be considered if you have not fully completed an application form.

The successful candidate will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

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Further details / informal visits contact

Dr Ranganath Ranganna on 0161 276 6735 or email

If you have problems applying, contact

Human Resources Recruitment Department
Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Headquarters
Cobbett House
M13 9WL
0161 276 4987