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NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Surgery

Cancer Sciences

Location:  Southampton General Hospital
Salary:   £33,790 to £59,765
Full Time Fixed Term
Closing Date:  Thursday 14 November 2019
Interview Date:   Tuesday 17 December 2019
Reference:  1200219CM

NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Surgery (General Surgery, with cancer interest).

With Honorary Specialist Registrar appointment in the same specialty.

Salary £48,075pa (for those who were below ST3 on August 2016) or £33,790 to £59,765 pa (for those who were ST3 or above on 2 August 2016) – plus appropriate Banding.

The University of Southampton, together with University Hospital Southampton Foundation Trust, wish to appoint a Clinical Lecturer in Surgery.  The post is funded by NIHR and the successful appointee will be a trainee in General Surgery.

The post-holder will have clinical commitments designed to fulfil the candidate’s Higher Specialist Training needs (at Southampton University Hospital NHS Trust or where necessary other NHS Trusts determined by the relevant Specialty Training Committee and Programme Training Director), develop their own postdoctoral programme of clinical or laboratory based research and to develop the candidate’s teaching and training portfolio.  The post is subject to terms and conditions of service determined by the University of Southampton and in its honorary clinical capacity by the University Hospital Southampton Foundation NHS Trust Board and other NHS Trust boards as required.

You must have appropriate experience in the surgical specialty and a track record in, and commitment to, research and teaching.  Applicants must have a higher degree e.g. a PhD awarded prior to taking up the post.  A satisfactory DBS disclosure at Enhanced level is required for this post. The post is fixed term for 4 years.

Informal enquiries may be made to:

Prof JN Primrose, Professor of Surgery ( or  Prof T Underwood, Professor of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Head of Cancer Sciences Academic Unit ( 

A satisfactory Criminal Records Bureau disclosure at Enhanced level is required for this post.

Application procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Charlene Tyson (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 6803. Please quote reference 1200219CM on all correspondence.

The Faculty of Medicine holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award demonstrating commitment to equal opportunities and gender balance in the workplace.  The Faculty recognises that applicants may seek flexible working patterns which will be considered as part of the recruitment process.  For further information including key benefits designed to help maintain and support employee's well-being and work-life balance, please see our working with us website pages.

Athena SWAN Silver Award holder: Medicine

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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