Senior LED in Paediatric Inherited Metabolic disease | Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

Job details
Posting date: 28 May 2024
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £55,329 MT04 - per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 27 June 2024
Location: Manchester, M13 9WL
Company: Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 6327439/349-SMH-6327439

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Clinical Research Fellow in Paediatric Inherited Metabolic disease

The post will be based within Manchester Centre for Genomic Medicine and will be supporting research studies in Inherited Metabolic Disorders within the Willink Unit and the NIHR Children’s Clinical Research Facility.

Candidates that are non-GMC registered at the point of application will be considered for this position, under the Trusts International Fellowship
Scheme (please note, there is a £500 admin charge for this scheme). More information re this scheme can be found on our website – link in job

To support the existing portfolio of metabolic medicine Clinical Research projects within the children’s CRF and beyond. There will be opportunity to accrue clinical experience within the regional and supraregional metabolic service.

The post is not recognised for training however would be suitable for a trainee applying for Out-of-Programme for Research or Out of Programme for Experience (OOPE). Educational and Academic Supervisor for this post, Prof Siddharth Banka will support the research component and the clinical components of the post, assisting in meeting the individual’s training and career goals, including regular appraisal and support to complete appropriate work-place based assessments.

MFT is one of the largest NHS Trust In England with a turnover of £2.6bn & is on a different scale than most other NHS Trusts. We’re creating an exceptional integrated health & social care system for the 1 million patients who rely on our services every year.

Bringing together 10 hospitals & community services from across Manchester, Trafford & beyond, we champion collaborative working & transformation, encouraging our 28,000 workforce to pursue their most ambitious goals. We set standards that other Trusts seek to emulate so you’ll benefit from a scale of opportunity that is nothing short of extraordinary.

We’ve also created a digitally enabled organisation to improve clinical quality, patient & staff experience, operational effectiveness & driving research, and innovation through the introduction of Hive; our Electronic Patient Record system which launched in September 2022.

We’re proud to be a major academic Research Centre & Education provider, providing you with a robust infrastructure to encourage and facilitate high-quality research programmes. What’s more, we’re excited to be embarking on our Green Plan which sets out how MFT continues to play its part in making healthcare more sustainable.

At MFT, we create and foster a culture of inclusion and belonging, provide equal opportunities for career development that are fair, open, and transparent, protecting your health and wellbeing and shaping the future of our organisation together.

To find out more about the key responsibilities and the specific skills and experience you’ll need, take a look at the Job Description & Person
Specification attachments under the ‘Supporting Documents’ heading. So that you’re even more equipped to make an informed decision to apply
to us, you’ll need to take time to read the ‘Candidate Essentials Guide’ that sits with the Job Description and Person Specification. This document
provides you with details about the Trust, our benefits and outlines how ‘we care for you as you care for others’. Most importantly, it also contains
critical information you’ll need to be aware of before you submit an application form.

This advert closes on Tuesday 11 Jun 2024

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