Clinical Senior Lecturer/Honorary Consultant status in Rheumatology

Job Reference : BM&H-10643
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 09/10/2017
Salary : £76,761 to £103,490 per annum dependent on experience
Employment Type : Permanent
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Biology, Medicine & Health
Division : Musculoskeletal & Dermatological Sciences
Hours Per week : 1 FTE
Contract Duration :

The University of Manchester invites applications for a Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Rheumatology, based at the University of Manchester and Pennine MSK Partnership, Oldham, Greater Manchester.

Applicants will have completed clinical training in Rheumatology, and have gained or be near to gaining a certificate of clinical training (CCT) or its equivalent.  Applicants must have a higher research degree i.e. PhD/MD, or will soon acquire this, and show high potential as a future international leader in rheumatology research and clinical practice. 

The purpose of this appointment is to increase the Centre for Musculoskeletal Research and clinical capacity in one of our key strategic areas for investment: eHealth, Clinical Trials, precision Medicine or chronic pain.  You will possess a track record in research with experience of translation to human studies, supporting the University and Trust‘s strategic direction, and an outstanding publication record for your career.

Clinical work will be based at Pennine MSK Partnership, an innovative and award-winning community based service, providing a comprehensive Rheumatology, Orthopaedic, MSK and Chronic Pain Service to the population of Oldham

You will be required to demonstrate evidence of successful grant awards / personal Fellowship funding. The appointee will have research interests complementary to those of the Centre and related to the field of eHealth, Clinical Trials, chronic pain or Precision Medicine. Your clinical experience and interests will equip you to contribute to the rheumatology clinical service, whilst further experience will be gained within post.

The School is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit.

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Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Professor Anne Barton and Dr Neil Snowden, Clinical Director, Pennine MSK Partnership

Tel: 0161 621 3838

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

Further Particulars


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.