Clinical Education Fellow in Core Medicine

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust
£40,257 a year pa pro rata
Closing date
11 Jun 2023

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University Hospitals Bristol & Weston NHS Foundation Trust (Bristol site) seeks applicants for Post-F2 Clinical Education Fellows to commence in August 2023 for one year.

These posts provide an ideal opportunity for the successful candidates to work in a busy inner city university hospital and be part of the Postgraduate Medical Education Faculty. Successful candidates will be actively involved in a personalised post aimed at developing the candidate's skills and interests. This includes opportunities in organising and delivering undergraduate and/or postgraduate medical education and research.

The posts comprise 50% clinical service and the other 50% of the time will be individualised giving you the opportunity to develop your CV in undergraduate and/or postgraduate medical education, research and/or service development. There may be the opportunity to spend this time in the Bristol Medical Simulation Centre, subject to interview.

The post also includes home fees paid to study for a Certificate in Medical Education at the University of Bristol's Teaching and Learning for Health Professionals (TLHP) department.

The appointments will be subject to the Terms and Conditions of Service of Trust grade Doctors (2017) and may be subject to amendment.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Rachel Bradley, Consultant in Medicine

Main duties of the job

  • Working with the ward staff and wider multi-professional teams
  • Responsible to Clinical Superviosrs in Care of the Elderly and Respiratory Medicine
  • Supporting the South Bristol Academy and Care of the Elderly department to teach undergraduate medical students

Patient Care:
  • Inpatient care on Care of the Elderly and Respiratory wards

Organisation and Planning:
  • Will be required to plan and deliver the CMOP 4th year teaching curriculum to undergraduate medical students

Service Development and Research:
  • Sponsored to complete TLHP Medical Education Certificate
  • Opportunities to lead or be involved in Clinical and educational QI projects

Leadership and Management:
  • To lead teaching sessions for undergraduate medical students and support CMOP 4th year Tutor Groups

Information Resources:
  • To be able to use common Trust IT systems for patient care

About us

UHBW has been rated by the CQC as 'Good' - our staff are proud to deliver excellent care. As a forward-thinking multi-award winning Trust, our world-leading research and innovations are having a positive local and global impact. Our hospitals are spread across Bristol and Weston-super-Mare, join us and you can enjoy the very best of both worlds city living within a stone's throw of the countryside or beside the seaside, both with easy access to all that the South West has to offer.

A digital exemplar- Being appointed as a Global Digital Exemplar means we can realise this vision by implementing digital technologies that will help us to transform the way we work and how we relate to our colleagues, patients and partner organizations.

Sustainable healthcare - We have joined the international movement to declare a climate emergency, recognising the impact climate change is having on the world. Climate change is labelled as the greatest threat to health in the 21st century, with a range of conditions related to heat, cold, extreme weather and air pollution predicted to rise. To lead the way in healthcare the Trust has set ambitious goals to become carbon neutral by 2030.

Job description

Job responsibilities

For a more comprehensive breakdown of the main duties and responsibilities of the role please see the attached job description.

Person Specification

Knowledge & Experience


  • Experience of acute clinical medicine
  • Experience of specialty care (in particular Care of the Elderly in the UK)
  • Experience of undergraduate training within the UK


  • Current ALS certification

Skills & Abilities


  • Ability to assess acutely ill patients
  • Ability to work within medical team
  • Desire to continue medical education and participate in appraisal
  • Willingness to work flexibly according to trusts need
  • Evidence of teaching experience and willingness to teach and supervise medical students
  • Interest in developing skills in Medical Education
  • Evidence of experience in Audit/QIP



  • Respectful
  • Innovative
  • Collaborative
  • Supportive
  • Be able to speak fluent English to an appropriate standard

Qualifications & Training


  • Full GMC Registration
  • Completion of Foundation Training Year 2 level (or equivalent)


  • MRCP Part 1

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

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UHBW)


Bristol Royal Infirmary

Upper Maudlin Street



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