Psychiatry Academic Teaching Fellowship (ATF) Post(s)

Post reference: 2019-20 / Psy ATF

Primary base: Division of Psychological and Social Medicine (University of Leeds) or Academic Department of Medical Education (University of Sheffield)

Post start date:  To be confirmed with successful applicant

Potential applicants: The posts will be open to Specialty Trainees at ST5 or above levels.  Applications will be received at ST4 or above level.

In 2018, Health Education England (HEE) Yorkshire and the Humber, working in partnership with the University of Leeds (UoL) and University of Sheffield (UoS), established Academic Teaching Fellow (ATF) posts in psychiatry. 

These posts will support the vertical integration of teaching and learning, by bringing clinicians in to all stages of the curriculum.  The ATF posts will offer Psychiatry trainees in higher specialty training the opportunity to contribute to undergraduate psychiatry training. 

The central aim is to further develop the skills of the ATFs by providing a bespoke programme of educational development experience and leadership responsibilities within a higher specialty training programme.

Closing date: 16:00 Thursday 4 April 2019
Interview date: Wednesday 17 April 2019

To Apply

To apply please download and fully complete the Application Form.  Then email your completed Application Form along with your CV to the School of Psychiatry:

Please ensure you include the post reference (2019-20 / Psy ATF) on your Application Form and in the subject line of your email when submitting your application.

For further information about this post, please email the School of Psychiatry.  For further information about the School, please visit