Clinical Senior Lecturer in Medical Education–Lead for Undergraduate Psychiatry Senior Years
University of Sussex, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Department of Medical Education
United Kingdom

Clinical Senior Lecturer in Medical Education–Lead for Undergraduate Psychiatry Senior Years


School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Department of Medical Education 

Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).

Contract: Permanent 

Reference: 0651

Salary: Clinical Academic Senior Lecturer pay scale from £52,200 and rising to £73,841 basic salary dependent on clinical seniority

Placed on: 05 April 2019 

Closing date:  08 May 2019. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 

Expected interview date: TBC

Expected start date: As soon as possible


Job description 

Applications are invited for the post of Clinical Senior Lecturer in Medical Education – Lead for Undergraduate Psychiatry Senior Years at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS). It is open to suitably-qualified specialists at consultant/senior lecturer level who have a specific interest in medical education and an established academic track record in this area.


The post is offered in association with Susses Partnership Trust (SPT) where the successful applicant will hold an honorary consultant contract.


The successful applicant will be an accredited psychiatrist and will have significant evidence of expertise in medical education. Ideally they will have experience within the following range of activities: curriculum development, curriculum design, assessment including admissions, use of portfolios in medical education, electronic learning, and inter-professional learning.


From an academic perspective, this post will be based in the Department of Medical Education at BSMS. The ongoing development of the school, undergraduate curriculum and assessment processes requires appropriately qualified clinical academic staff to contribute to maintaining BSMS high educational standards and to further develop our course and student experience.


Brighton & Sussex Medical School is a joint venture between the Universities of Brighton and Sussex and received its first medical students in 2003.  Since then it has proved to be exceptionally popular and in recent admissions rounds has continued to achieve one of the highest application rates of any UK medical school


Interested candidates are encouraged to discuss the position informally with Prof Gordon Ferns, Head of the Department of Medical Education ( or Prof Juliet Wright, Director of Undergraduate Teaching and Learning (


Download job description and person specification Ref 0651 [PDF 199.71KB]


How to apply

Download our academic post application form [DOC 301.50KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.


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


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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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