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About the role

The University in collaboration with Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust (http://www.leicspart.nhs.uk/Default.aspx ) is seeking to appoint to this high profile role. 

You will lead a programme of research, teaching and health interventions to improve child and adolescent mental health and well-being by discovering new ways to treat and cure mental health problems occurring within children and adolescents.

Acting as an ambassador for the University and Trust, you will further raise the external profile of research in Leicester, contributing to the excellence of teaching, enterprise and leadership.

The clinical duties will be determined by the appointees experience and preference for the clinical area of work in the Trust.

About you

You will hold an MD or PhD and demonstrate your leadership skills in delivering teaching excellence, impact and a successful track record of high quality, competitive research. You will make a major contribution to the University that is re-imagining its future and to children’s mental health across the East Midlands. If you share, and are inspired by, similar ambitions we would love to hear from you.

Additional information

Leicester is a leading University committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. Our strength is built on the talent of our scholars, drawn to us by a mutual passion for discovery. We seek to embed an adventurous and entrepreneurial spirit into our research culture.

In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer acompetitive salary package with excellent pension schemes and a generous annual leave allowance. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here.


Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to;

University           Professor Kevin Harris, krgh1@le.ac.uk

LPT                    Dr Alvina Ali, alvina.ali@leicspart.nhs.uk

We anticipate that interviews will be held on 21st February 2019.