HEE Teaching Fellow – Health Improvement Job at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust – Nottingham

NHS Medical & Dental: Senior Clinical Fellow

Main area

Health Improvement, Emergency Department


NHS Medical & Dental: Senior Clinical Fellow


Fixed term: 12 months (The successful applicant will work 15 hours (0.4 WTE) in DREEAM and will have the opportunity to work up to full time hours in ED.)


Full time – 15 hours per week

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Queens Medical Centre




£37,986 – £52,090 0

Salary period



26/08/2022 23:59

Job overview

Are you an Emergency Clinician with a passion for health improvement?

We are excited to have received funding from HEE to support a Clinical Teaching Fellow post with a particular interest in health improvement. This is an opportunity to join our dynamic and friendly Emergency Medicine team. The post holder will work within the Department of Research and Education in Emergency medicine, Acute medicine and Major trauma for their fellowship time and will have the opportunity to work clinically in the Emergency Department (ED) up to full time hours. Our departments are committed to the Trust ambition of developing staff and delivering outstanding healthcare outcomes for patients.

Applications are welcomed for the position of Clinical Teaching Fellow in Health Improvement for a 12 month period starting in September 2022. This post would be an ideal opportunity for someone who has a particular interest in Health Promotion and it’s integration within the Emergency Department.

Main duties of the job

Support the SCALES (Structured Conversations About Lifestyle in Emergency Settings) project team by developing an education package for clinicians regarding the new screening and brief intervention planned for ED Clinical assessments.

Develop a training package to help support and develop ED Staff communication skills, particularly focusing on addressing lifestyle factors in ED.

Deliver and progress health improvement education training to Emergency Medicine core trainees as a part of Enhancing Generalist Skills

Champion the SCALES and other Health Improvement Projects within the ED

Represent the SCALES team as a leader in education at departmental meetings

To subsequently identify other areas around health improvement, and develop a potential fellow programme to support this work in future.

Working for our organisation

Join a welcoming, friendly and forward thinking workforce of 30 consultants, 63 Junior doctors of varying grades, 48 Advanced Clinical Practitioners (ACPs) and 21 Emergency Nurse Practitioners (ENPs) /Urgent Care Practitioners, 200 nurses, 3 pharmacists and 115 Clinical Support Workers and Emergency Department Assistants. The ED at NUH is nationally renowned for its pioneering Advanced Clinical Practice service and its training and development of ACPs, recently appointing 6 ACPs to the Registrar rota.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

For detailed description of the job and the main responsibilities please refer to the full job description attached to this advert.

Person specification

Training and Qualifications

Essential criteria

MBBS or equivalent and GMC registered (CT3 Emergency Medicine doctors) or qualified ACP


Essential criteria

Proven teaching/ educational experience

Experience of working within an Health Improvement/Public Health Role

Desirable criteria

Experience of liaising with Higher Education Institutions

Experience of evaluating education programme


Bring your whole self to work for us at NUH. We love diversity and we value your difference, your unique skills, knowledge and experience. Becoming one of our people may realise your potential, helping us to raise our performance in delivering world class healthcare to the diverse patient populations we serve.

We particularly welcome applications from people who identify as Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic, or Disabled, as we are currently under-represented at NUH.

Covid-19 vaccination: remains the best way to protect yourself, family, colleagues and our patients/service users from the Covid-19 virus. We continue to encourage our current and potential colleagues to get vaccinated. For helpful advice and information about the Covid-19 vaccination and how to access visit: https://nottsccg.nhs.uk/covid-19/covid-19-vaccinations/

Closing Dates: Please submit your application form as soon as possible to avoid disappointment; we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of completed application forms.

Communication: All communication related to your application will be via the email address you have provided. Please ensure you check your email account including your junk email regularly.

Easy read application: if you have a disability and find it difficult to complete our online application form, you can apply via our easy read application which you can find on the intranet https://www.nuh.nhs.uk/easy-read-job-application

Salary: The quoted salary will be on a pro rata basis for part time workers.

Disability Confidence: All applicants who have declared a disability and who meet the essential criteria for the post will be shortlisted.

At Risk of redundancy: NHS employees within the East Midlands who are ‘at risk’ of redundancy will be given a preferential interview where they meet the essential criteria of the person specification.

Skilled Workers Visa: We welcome applications from individuals who require a skilled worker visa in line with the Home Office regulations. NON-UK/NON SETTLED candidates may not be appointed, if a suitably qualified and skilled UK/SETTLED candidate is successful at interview stage as it is unlikely that the Trust is able to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements

ID and Right to work checks: NUH authenticate all ID and right to work documentation such as passports, visa’s and driving license through a system called Trust ID. NUH will scan your ID and right to work documentation in to the Trust ID system at your face to face ID appointment. The system will run a check against the key security features within your documentation. The system will provide us with an outcome of your check which will be stored securely on your personal file along with all other pre-employment check documentation.

Transfer of information: If I have previous NHS service – I consent to the transfer of my Electronic Staff Record (ESR) data between this and other NHS Trusts. I also consent to the Occupational Health Department confidentially accessing my occupational health records from my current or previous employer in order to check the status of my vaccinations, immunisations s and screening tests as relevant to the post. I understand this is an automated process and the information will only be used for these purposes prior to me taking up the position at NUH.

Disclosure and Barring Service: Your post maybe subject to a DBS check which incur a cost dependent on the level of check required (£41.90 for enhanced and £21.90 for standard). I agree to reimburse Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust the cost of a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check if it is required (by deduction from first month’s pay). Should I decide to withdraw from my job offer, I agree to reimburse Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust the cost of the DBS check undertaken by cheque or other agreed method.

About the Company

Company: Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust –

Company Location:  Nottingham

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