South West Anaesthesia Research Matrix


South West Peninsula Postgraduate Medical Education




**This post is open to trainees on the South West Peninsula Anaesthesia Rotation Only**


Applications are invited for the SWARM Research Fellow post, a 12 month post to commence in August 2018.


The research part of this post (one day per week , pro rata) is embedded within the South West Anaesthesia Research Matrix ( see ) and will provide the fellow with opportunities to meet Higher and Advanced Academic and Research competencies detailed in Annexe G of the Syllabus of the Royal College of Anaesthetist. Clinical commitments for the remainder of the week (split between clinical anaesthesia, and full on call rota) will be hosted at Torbay Hospital. See job description for details, including objectives.


Further information on the research component is available from the academic supervisors



For information on the clinical component contact Dr Andy McEwen (College Tutor, Torbay Hospital ) [email protected]


Trainees must have FRCA by the date of interview, and must be in StR year 4-7 by commencement of post.


To apply please email your CV and a short summary of your suitability for the post

( limit 250 words) to:


Mr Joe Campbell, Education Programme Manager, at [email protected]


Applications will be accepted by email only; late and/or incomplete applications will not be accepted.


Application Window opens:  Thursday 22nd  February 2018

Application Window closes:  Friday 9th March 2018


Interviews:  Will take place towards the end of March 2018 at Torbay Hospital.


We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community regardless of gender, race, disability, sexuality or age.