Senior Clinical Teaching Fellow (Honorary Consultant) Ref: 6853

School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Hours: 1 PA/0.1FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: fixed term for 3 years
Reference: 6853
Salary: NHS Consultant Scale
Placed on: 2 November 2021
Closing date: 30 November 2021. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected start date: ASAP

Job description

The post will be based at BSMS, and will involve working with the undergraduate curriculum team with ultimate responsibility to the director for the undergraduate programme Professor Juliet Wright.

This position affords the suitable candidate the opportunity to develop their academic portfolio whilst maintaining clinical practice. The key responsibility of this position is to support the module lead in the delivery of teaching of the year 1 module Clinical and Community Practice for BSMS medical students. This module provides the foundational knowledge and skills in clinical communication, examination and decision making, aligning to and complementing the systems-based modules taught in the first two years. The post holder will gain a broad experience in medical education and faculty development.

Please contact Duncan Shrewsbury (current lead for module 101 and 201) at: for informal enquiries.

The University is committed to equality and valuing diversity, and applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine and Mathematics (STEMM) at Sussex.

Please note that this position may be subject to ATAS clearance if you require visa sponsorship.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification Ref 6853 [PDF 213.68KB]

This role may be eligible for sponsorship. If you require visa sponsorship from the University of Sussex to undertake this role please consult our Skilled Worker Visa information page for further information. If you want further advice on sponsorship eligibility please contact

How to apply

Download our clinical academic application form - Dec 2020 [DOC 268.50KB] and Personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 119.50KB] and complete all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to  

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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