3 years
Employment type
Full time
Work level
£49.50 to £57.75 per hour

Clinical Adviser (Sessional) £49.50 to £57.75 per hour.

We are seeking to identify a number of advisers, on a sessional basis, to provide the Ombudsman with clinical advice.

Those selected will be senior clinicians experienced in their field and who can comment authoritatively on the delivery of care and treatment. Previous experience in conducting reviews and providing written reports suitable for the lay reader is desirable. It is important that candidates have the ability to assess extensive and complex information and, where merited, provide criticism and suggestions on how a service may improve.

Advisers who provide advice to the Ombudsman will have been in NHS clinical practice within the last 12 months or undertake other appropriate inspection or regulatory functions pertaining to the NHS and must be fully registered with a relevant professional body.

Applications from the following specialities are welcomed:

  • Consultants – Emergency Department
  • Consultants – Respiratory
  • Consultants – Cardiology
  • Consultants – Anaesthetics / Intensive care
  • Consultants – Surgeons
  • Ambulance/Paramedic
  • Consultants –  Obstetrician & Gynaecological
  • Consultants – Colorectal
  • Consultants – Radiologist
  • Midwifery*
  • Consultants -Pathology
  • Consultants – Paediatric

(*Please note we do not currently have any vacancies for Nursing Advisers)

Further details on how to apply for the role of an Adviser with the Ombudsman are contained within the attached Notes for expressions of interest document, and selection will depend upon relevant skills and experience.

The Ombudsman is committed to equal opportunities.