Clinical Specialist (Hearing Implants)

Location: MED-EL UK Ltd
Closing Date: March 1st, 2019

Clinical Specialist (Hearing Implants)


Permanent, Full Time (Job share /Part time considered)

Do you want to work for a world leading hearing implant company which puts technical and clinical excellence at the heart of its ethos?

MED−EL is proud to change the lives of people with hearing loss.  Over 40 years of research, development, and dedication at MED-EL has created innovative hearing implants and solutions for children and adults in over 120 countries worldwide.  Our global headquarters are in Innsbruck, Austria and our UK head office is in Sheffield.   Our mission is to eliminate hearing loss as a barrier to communication, and this role allows you to directly improve the lives of patients for whom our devices are suitable.

Offering the widest range of implantable and non-implantable solutions to treat all types of hearing loss, MED-EL’s hearing solutions include cochlear and middle ear implant systems, a combined Electric & Acoustic Stimulation hearing implant system, and auditory brainstem implants, as well as surgical and non-surgical bone conduction devices.

MED-EL UK’s dedicated team work in partnership with Hearing Implant centres throughout the UK and Ireland, to achieve the best possible hearing outcomes for patients. Our core UK company values are:

The successful candidate will interact with clinicians, colleagues, and others in a manner reflective of these values together with our MED-EL brand, culture and expertise.

You will hold a graduate level qualification, and UK Registration (or eligibility for immediate registration) via RCCP, HCPC, or a similar professional body.  You will be able to demonstrate a range of current clinical skills and experience in a NHS (or comparable) clinical setting, including an advanced knowledge of hearing aid and/or implantable hearing devices.  A post-graduate level qualification, and experience with both adult and paediatric work would be advantageous.

We seek an effective communicator, who can self-manage but also work in a team environment.  The ability to rapidly grasp technical concepts, and explain them to persons with a variety of knowledge levels is essential. The role will be field-based, requiring extensive travel across the UK, including some overnight stays.

In return we’ll offer you an attractive benefits package, including a generous contributory workplace pension scheme, life assurance, health scheme cash plan, full training on MED-EL hearing implants, and remuneration commensurate with experience and qualifications.

If you are interested in joining our dynamic UK team please email your CV and a covering letter to Lynne Bell, MED-EL UK Ltd,  Informal enquiries are welcome; contact Fiona Kukiewicz, Clinical Services Manager,  or Chris Durst, Technical Director,

The closing date for applications is 1700 on the 1st March.  For more information about MED-EL visit