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Clinical Research Fellow

Senior Clinical Fellow

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Senior Clinical Fellow
Fixed Term 12 months
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Prince Charles Hospital
Merthyr Tydfil
£30,602 - £48,124
29/10/2018 23:59

Cwm Taf Cares

Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.

We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.

For more information about life in Cwm Taf, please visit our page.

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.


Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.


Applications are invited for a Clinical Research Fellow

(Specialty Registrar Level) The successful applicant will join the established Upper Gastrointestinal Team which is a collaborative Research Team to the Regional Upper GI cancer Network. The Clinical Research Fellow will be based at Prince Charles Hospital in Merthyr Tydfil, but may also be required to undertake sessions in Royal Glamorgan Hospital (Llantrisant) and across other sites within the organisation. The initial duration of the post is for 12 months. The post holder will provide elective and emergency surgical commitments at a ST level ( middle grade) on the on call rota. The expected resident on call rota is 1 in 6. South East Wales is a delightful place to live, with easy access to the coast and the natural beauty of the Brecon Beacons National Park and the WyeValley. The area offers excellent opportunities for many outdoor pursuits including hill walking, mountain biking, mountaineering and various water-sports. Established air, rail and sea links provide easy access for travel throughout the UK and beyond. Cardiff, the Capital city of Wales, a vibrant, cosmopolitan city, is only 25 miles South of Merthyr Tydfil offering a wide variety of bars, restaurants, concert venues, theatres, art galleries as well as several shopping centres. 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For further information contact Mr Xavier Escofet 01685 728433

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