Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Medicine

University of Cambridge

Applications are invited for the post of Assistant/Associate Professor in Pain Medicine (Honorary Consultant), Department of Medicine.

This post offers unrivalled opportunity to undertake high quality research within an outstanding academic and clinical environment. Applicants should hold GMC specialist registration, or be eligible for entry on Register or within six months of receipt of certificate of completion of training at time of interview. Applicants should have completed a Royal College of Anaesthesists, UK approved advanced training in pain management fellowship or equivalent. Applicants should also hold clinical training and experience equivalent to that required for gaining UK certificate of completion of training in the relevant parent specialty, and training in Pain Medicine required to fulfil all aspects of the clinical role.

You are required to hold a PhD/DPhil/MD at the time of your application and be of the standing required for an appropriate honorary contract of service with the NHS. Candidates should have a developing bibliography of research publications and track record of securing research funding.

The successful candidate will be appointed on the Clinical Consultant scale for Assistant/Associate Professor and the candidate can take up the appointment as soon as possible. The initial appointment will be at the level of Assistant Professor, and subject to satisfactory completion of a five-year probation period, will be re-designated as Associate Professor.

This is an integrated appointment between the University and Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and as such requires an Honorary Clinical Contract, which will be issued by Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. You should be aware that if your contract with the NHS Trust is terminated your employment with the University will be terminated, and vice versa.

You will require GMC registration, Licence to Practice and medical defence cover for the duration of your appointment.

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Please ensure that you upload a covering letter, CV, list of publications, current and future research plans (two sides of A4 only) in the Upload section of the online application. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

Please include details of your referees, including email address and phone number, one of which must be your most recent line manager.

Informal enquiries about this post may be directed to Prof Jonathan Coles jpc44@cam.ac.uk.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 21 April 2024. Interview date: TBC.

Please quote reference RC40791 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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