|Location:||Canterbury, Canterbury Christ Church University|
|Salary:||£53,353 to £71,642 Reader: £53,353 - £65,578 per annum pro rata Professor (Level 1): £67,541 - £71,642 per annum pro rata|
|Placed On:||18th January 2023|
|Closes:||17th February 2023|
Fixed term contract for a period of 3 years
Starting 1st March 2023
The Institute of Medical Sciences, based at the Medway campus represents a centre of excellence for postgraduate medical courses, medical education, a regional simulation and human factors project and scientific research. It is home to the Stem Cell Research and Advanced Bio Engineering Laboratory (SCRABEL) where the focus of its works is in innovative research that is determined by clinical need. The Institute delivers an MCh in Surgery with 7 pathways (Regenerative Orthopaedics and Reconstruction / Otorhinolaryngology / Urology / Ophthalmology / Obstetrics and Gynaecology / Aesthetic Facial Surgery / Minimally Invasive Facial Aesthetics). It also delivers an MSc in Physician Associate Studies and works extensively with primary care colleagues.
The main purpose of the role will be to provide clinical leadership and academic support to the Course Director of the MCh in Surgery to ensure the high-quality delivery of the Regenerative Orthopaedics and Reconstruction pathway. The role will involve teaching, course/module organisation and supervision of students. The post holder will work alongside the MCh in Surgery Course Director and report to the Director of the IMS.
You will be an established national and international educationalist/researcher in the field of regenerative orthopaedics and reconstruction and be able to dedicate 0.1 FTE to this post.
This is a challenging and exciting role for a Consultant who has significant experience within regenerative orthopaedics and reconstruction, research, science and education. The role requires an innovative and forward thinking clinician in the field of post graduate medicine. This is an appointment for a professorial post therefore the applicant must meet the criteria for the award of a full professorship of Canterbury Christ Church University and be medically qualified. However, candidates who do not meet the criteria for the post of Professor will be considered for the post of Reader where sufficient evidence of meeting the appropriate criteria is demonstrated.
This post comes with excellent benefits including a 17.5% Employer contribution pension scheme, as well as discounts for private health care (BUPA) and many stores, restaurants and health clubs in the area. In addition, you will have the opportunity to work in an enthusiastic, vibrant and friendly department.
Canterbury Christ Church University is committed to equality of opportunity, supporting and encouraging underrepresented groups as well as valuing diversity. We promote wider inclusion through our policies such as the Race Equality Charter, StoneWall for LGBT+ groups and the Disability Confident Scheme, guaranteeing an interview to all disabled candidates which meet the essential criteria for our roles.
We aim to create an inclusive working culture in which all employees feel valued. We particularly welcome applications from disabled and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic candidates, which are currently underrepresented throughout Canterbury Christ Church. We are committed to improving employment opportunities for ethnic minorities. We also welcome applications from LGB, Trans and Non-binary candidates. All applications decisions and progression opportunities through the University will be determined by personal merit only.
How to apply
Start date for applications: 18th of January 2023
Closing date for applications: 20th of February 2023
Interviews are to be held: To be Confirmed shortly after closing
If you require further information regarding the post please feel free to contact Susan Plummer, email@example.com (strictly no agencies, thank you) quoting reference number REQ03910.
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