Foundation Clinical Teaching Fellow

Avon & Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

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Job summary

Applications are invited for the post of Junior Clinical Teaching Fellow in Medical Education. This a full time post but may be undertaken less than full time with agreement of the Director of Medical Education. This post offers an exciting opportunity to become extensively involved in medical education in AWP for one year. It will also have a protected clinical component to allow the trainee to maintain clinical pose and readiness and develop specific clinical skills during the year. The fellow will work with the Director of Medical Education, within a team of Teaching Fellows, and alongside the senior and extended faculty in AWP to promote excellence in medical education. This is a fixed term contract for 12 months commencing on 4th August 2021 until 2nd August 2022 (subject to employment clearances). The post holder will support the DME in implementing strategic initiatives in medical education, taking a lead role in identified projects around undergraduate and postgraduate medical education.

Main duties of the job

This post offers an exciting opportunity to become extensively involved in medical education in AWP for one year. It will also have a protected clinical component to allow the trainee to maintain clinical pose and readiness and develop specific clinical skills during the year. The fellow will work with the Director of Medical Education, within a team of Teaching Fellows, and alongside the senior and extended faculty in AWP to promote excellence in medical education.

This is a fixed term contract for 12 months commencing on 4th August 2022 until 3rd August 2023 (subject to employment clearances).

Please refer to the accompanying job description for full details on the roles and responsibilities of this post.

About us

We are AWP (Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust) a diverse organisation with over 5,000 dedicated staff providing inpatient and community-based mental health care. We provide services from a range of locations to approximately 1.8 million people living in Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Swindon, across the county of Wiltshire and in parts of Dorset. Our outstanding people promote mental health and wellbeing. The expertise and resources within AWP are dedicated to a person-centred approach for those who use our services and for all employees. We recognise that happy and fulfilled employees give better care.

Date posted

17 June 2022

Pay scheme

Hospital medical and dental staff

Grade

Doctor - other

Salary

£28,808 to £33,345 a year £28,808 - £33,345 per annum

Contract

Fixed term

Duration

12 months

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

342-FCTF-005-BT-A

Job locations

Kingswood Civic Centre

Bristol

BS15 9TR


Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to the accompanying job description for full details on the roles and responsibilities of this post.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to the accompanying job description for full details on the roles and responsibilities of this post.

Person Specification

Qualification

Essential

  • MB BS or equivalent medical qualification

Desirable

  • Evidence of qualification or experience in education

Eligibility

Essential

  • Full GMC registration with a licence to practise
  • Recent Experience and familiarity of UK hospital systems and practices (or equivalent)
  • Experience of teaching undergraduate medical students
  • Undertaken undergraduate medical training in English;
  • Have the following scores in the academic International English Language Testing System (IELTS) - Overall 7, Speaking 7, Listening 6, Reading 6, Writing

Knowledge and Skills

Essential

  • Competent in history taking and examination skills
  • Clear logical thinking showing an analytical/scientific approach
  • Appropriate defined level of clinical knowledge and clinical competence
  • Shows awareness of limitations and shows knowledge of evidence based practice

Desirable

  • Information technology skills

Travel

Essential

  • Able to fulfil the travel requirements of the post

INTERPERSONAL SKILLS

Essential

  • Demonstrable skills in written and spoken English adequate to enable effective communication about medical topics with patients and colleagues
  • Able to communicate effectively with students and clinicians
  • Able to establish good working relationships with all members of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Good organisational skills and time management.
  • Able to organise own learning.

CLINICAL GOVERNANCE

Essential

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of clinical audit.
  • Awareness of Clinical Risk

Desirable

  • To have completed a Quality improvement project

TEACHING

Essential

  • Evidence of experience of teaching medical students.

Desirable

  • Exposure to different teaching methods
  • Knowledge of Foundation doctor curriculum.

RESEARCH AND AUDIT

Essential

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of clinical audit and quality improvement and have an active interest in educational research

Desirable

  • To have completed an audit project/ QIP in medical education
  • Publications on medical education, innovation and or research
Person Specification

Qualification

Essential

  • MB BS or equivalent medical qualification

Desirable

  • Evidence of qualification or experience in education

Eligibility

Essential

  • Full GMC registration with a licence to practise
  • Recent Experience and familiarity of UK hospital systems and practices (or equivalent)
  • Experience of teaching undergraduate medical students
  • Undertaken undergraduate medical training in English;
  • Have the following scores in the academic International English Language Testing System (IELTS) - Overall 7, Speaking 7, Listening 6, Reading 6, Writing

Knowledge and Skills

Essential

  • Competent in history taking and examination skills
  • Clear logical thinking showing an analytical/scientific approach
  • Appropriate defined level of clinical knowledge and clinical competence
  • Shows awareness of limitations and shows knowledge of evidence based practice

Desirable

  • Information technology skills

Travel

Essential

  • Able to fulfil the travel requirements of the post

INTERPERSONAL SKILLS

Essential

  • Demonstrable skills in written and spoken English adequate to enable effective communication about medical topics with patients and colleagues
  • Able to communicate effectively with students and clinicians
  • Able to establish good working relationships with all members of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Good organisational skills and time management.
  • Able to organise own learning.

CLINICAL GOVERNANCE

Essential

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of clinical audit.
  • Awareness of Clinical Risk

Desirable

  • To have completed a Quality improvement project

TEACHING

Essential

  • Evidence of experience of teaching medical students.

Desirable

  • Exposure to different teaching methods
  • Knowledge of Foundation doctor curriculum.

RESEARCH AND AUDIT

Essential

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of clinical audit and quality improvement and have an active interest in educational research

Desirable

  • To have completed an audit project/ QIP in medical education
  • Publications on medical education, innovation and or research

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).

Additional information

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

Avon & Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

Address

Kingswood Civic Centre

Bristol

BS15 9TR


Employer's website

http://www.awp.nhs.uk/about-us/working-for-us/ (Opens in a new tab)

Employer details

Employer name

Avon & Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

Address

Kingswood Civic Centre

Bristol

BS15 9TR


Employer's website

http://www.awp.nhs.uk/about-us/working-for-us/ (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

Dr Angelika Luehrs

07919397853

Date posted

17 June 2022

Pay scheme

Hospital medical and dental staff

Grade

Doctor - other

Salary

£28,808 to £33,345 a year £28,808 - £33,345 per annum

Contract

Fixed term

Duration

12 months

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

342-FCTF-005-BT-A

Job locations

Kingswood Civic Centre

Bristol

BS15 9TR


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