Job offer in london Clinical Fellow at Imperial College London



Unit/School/Faculty: Ageing Epidemiology Research/Public Health/Medicine     

Salary: £33,127 – £58,953 per annum, plus London Weighting Allowance of £2,162 per annum, plus on-call rota payment of £2,189 per annum (where applicable). Pro-rated for part time candidates.

Campuses: White City and Charing Cross

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic multidisciplinary team of researchers and clinicians working on the delivery of cutting-edge research to prevent Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, which take centre stage in national and international public health strategies. The post involves working with healthy elderly volunteers and cognitively impaired individuals and the successful applicant will play a vital role in large-scale prospective studies and clinical prevention trials.

Responsibilities of the post holder will include actively contributing to the development of research protocols, directions and ideas, as well as delivering the research on the ground – including assessing suitability and obtaining consent for research, providing medical expertise and leadership to the study team delivering a trial, data collection, data management and analysis.

The post holder will have clinical, and preferably research, experience with elderly, cognitively impaired populations. The position will include study-specific training, e.g. in neurobehavioral assessments and the individual will gain experience in clinical trials assessments, data management and methodology. They will carry out physical, psychiatric and cognitive assessments of clinical trial participants and also be responsible for helping accurately code clinical data into a computerised database. In addition, the post holder will be encouraged to undertake some independent research and data analysis, for which training and guidance will be provided.

Applicants should have a Degree in Medicine (MBBS or equivalent), full GMC registration,  intermediate or advanced  Life Support training,  ideally completed within six months prior to appointment and be ICH-GCP trained, or willing to train. All postholders will be requested to take part in the unit’s On-call rota system. Appraisal and revalidation within this post can be discussed if required.

This is a full-time or part-time position (minimum 21 hours per week), fixed term for 9 months in the first instance. The post is based across Imperial College’s White City and Charing Cross campuses.

Please note that as this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, a satisfactory enhanced level Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required for the successful candidate. Further information about the DBS disclosure process can be found at http://www.homeoffice.gov.uk/agencies-public-bodies/dbs/ or by telephoning 0870 90 90 811. You may also wish to view the College’s policy statements on the Recruitment and Employment of Ex-Offenders and the Secure Storage, Use, Retention & Disposal of Disclosures and Disclosure Information.

Closing date: 5 March 2019

Reference: MED01066

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Should you have any queries please contact:

Dr Petros Takousis – p.takousis@imperial.ac.uk

The College cannot normally apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship for this post under Tier 2 of the UKVI’s Points Based System. Any candidate, who is considering applying for this position and requires sponsorship, must ensure that they are able to obtain permission to work in the UK through an appropriate immigration route

For technical issues when applying online, please contact: recruitment@imperial.ac.uk

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