Junior Clinical Fellow

Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
£40,257 to £51,017 a year Per annum
Closing date
5 Jun 2023

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Other Health Profession
Doctor - other
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen to work in the Acute Medicine Department at our Aintree site.

The Acute Medical Unit (AMU) at Aintree is co-located with the Emergency Department and consists of a recently opened Ambulatory Emergency Care (AEC) Unit and assessment unit as well as a 4 bedded High Care (Enhanced Care) Area in addition to the 25 bedded area.

The acute medicine team consists of an expanding core team of Acute Medicine Physicians with support from Consultant Physicians from other medical specialties. They are supported by two Acute Medicine StRs, two GPVTS trainees, two IMT 1-2 trainees, two IMT 3 trainess, two ACCS trainees, two FY1 trainees, five Advanced Nurse Practitioners (plus 3 in training)and 3 PA as well as an excellent nursing and pharmacy team we work closely with.

Main duties of the job

Working in both the Acute Medicine Department and AEC reviewing patients.

We are looking for someone with previous NHS experience and Acute Medicine experience is desirable.

About us

Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust was created on 1 October 2019 following the merger of two adult acute Trusts, Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust.

The merger provides an opportunity to reconfigure services in a way that provides the best healthcare services to the city and improves the quality of care and health outcomes that patients experience.

The Trust runs Aintree University Hospital, Broadgreen Hospital, Liverpool University Dental Hospital and the Royal Liverpool University Hospital.

It serves a core population of around 630,000 people across Merseyside as well as providing a range of highly specialist services to a catchment area of more than two million people in the North West region and beyond.

To hear more about our achievements click here https://www.liverpoolft.nhs.uk/media/13089/1606-annual-report-booklet_final.pdf

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Job description

Job responsibilities

Within this role you will be expected to work within the department as described above and with the wider MDT. The role will consist of reviewing medical patients supported by consultants and senior colleagues during admission process or on ward rounds as well as in AEC.

Some work will be working with acute medicine and specialities consultants in seeing patients still within the Emergency Department.

Additional on call work can be arranged by agreement.

You will be encouraged to become involved in quality improvement work and supported to gain publication or presentations at conferences to enhance your experience and development during your post.

Person Specification



  • Relevant Medical Qualifications
  • Full registration with the GMC


  • Post-graduate degree

Clinical Experience


  • Successful completion of Foundation Training
  • NHS Experience


  • Core medical training or equivalent
  • Previous Acute Medicine Experience

Teaching & Training


  • Experience of teaching clinical skills to medical and nursing staff and other disciplines.

Research Experience


  • Understanding of research principles
  • Previous experience in research activity


  • Publications in peer review journals
  • Willingness to be involved in departmental research

Audit Experience


  • Active audit interest demonstrated by at least one completed clinical audit in the last 12 months.


  • Publication of audit results.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab) .

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab) .

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust



9 Long Lane


L9 7AL

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