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Research Fellow

  • Location

    Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Sector:

    Healthcare / Welfare

  • Salary:

    £31217 - £49086

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  • Published:

    1 day ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Northumbria Water

Job Description

CNTW values and respects the diversity of its employees, and aims to recruit a workforce which reflects our diverse communities. We welcome applications irrespective of people's age, gender, race or ethnicity, religion or belief (With the exception of Chaplaincy Posts), sexual orientation, disability including mental health conditions or other personal circumstances. We are committed to the health and wellbeing of our staff and we have a number of initiatives and support for staff including access to psychology and counselling services. We are proud to be recognised as a mindful employer. We have Maintaining Excellence level in the Better Health at Work award and also achieved the Investors in People Health and Wellbeing Award. The Trust is committed to achieving high standards of health for its service users, staff and visitors providing a safe environment for staff, we operate a smoke free policy on all sites. Research Fellow in Psychiatry, Would you like to work in a CQC 'Outstanding' rated Mental Health and Learning Disability Trust? Do you want to make a difference in changing people's lives? If you are passionate about delivering excellent patient care, we are looking for you to join our Medical Workforce team. In return you will work with a dynamic multi-disciplinary team, receive superb training and development opportunities and excellent staff benefits. Research Fellow post in psychiatry This has been a very successful initiative that has been created specifically to afford post-foundation (or equivalent) doctors the experience of working in psychiatry, as well as the opportunity to develop a research interest. It is expected that these posts would appeal to someone who has an interest in working in psychiatry and would like to gain some experience of research within the field of psychiatry There is strong educational support with weekly timetabled hourly educational supervision, as well as support with personal development and a study leave budget. Core psychiatry component of the post You would work into a core psychiatry post. This could include adult or old age psychiatry and inpatient or community posts. If appointed, you would be given the opportunity to indicate which posts you would have a preference for. But service needs and post availability (especially if the post is highly competitive) would play a part in determining the location and type of post. Your role within the post would involve working within a multidisciplinary approach to provide: assessments (both of physical health and mental health) of the patients and contributing to the management plans of the patients. If you work into an in-patient ward, your role would involve clerking of new admissions, initial management of acute medical problems and also the preparation of discharge summaries for patients discharged from the ward.

Candidate Description

One day of the week would be set aside for you to work under supervision in clinical research. There are two research fellow posts, an overview of the research role in each is outlined below: Why us? + A flexible approach to job planning to ensure work-life balance. + Dedicated and protected SPA time. + Excellent Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and study leave arrangements., + A Global Digital Exemplar for Mental Health.

Employer Description

Cumbria, Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest healthcare Trusts in the country. Serving a population of 1.7 million, with a budget of circa £380 million and 7,000 staff, we work from over 70 sites across Northumberland, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Gateshead, South Tyneside, Sunderland and Cumbria. We have been rated outstanding by the CQC and in November 2017 won the prestigious HSJ Award for Provider of the Year. We provide a diverse range of specialist and generic health care services to both children and adults, their families and carers and we have a number of regional and national specialist services to England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. To be a leader in the delivery of high quality care and a champion for those we serve., The Trust is located in the North East of England which is an area of outstanding natural beauty, containing national parks, ancient heritage sites and major cities supported by excellent national and international transport links. The area is one of the best value regions for housing and offers an excellent standard of living with accomplished schools and Universities.