Job reference: 120834
Location: Flexible Location
Job closing date: 30/11/2022
Job posted date: 27/09/2022
Salary: Consultant (£91,474 - £121,548)
Job Type: Medical and Dental
Employment type: Fixed-term
Hours of work 0.5 PA (2 hours)
Department: Training Programme Management
Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Education for Scotland

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Training Programme Director for General Adult Psychiatry

North of Scotland Region

Hours: 0.5 PA’s (2 hours per week)

Duration: 36 months*

Flexible Location:  NES is a remote friendly employer supporting office, remote and hybrid working. We’re happy to talk about how you want to work.


NHS Education for Scotland (NES) is the national health board with statutory responsibilities to effect sustainable change through workforce development, education and training across the health and social care system in Scotland, while working at UK level with partner organisations.

The Training Programme Director for General Adult Psychiatry (North Region) will be responsible for managing specialty training programmes for doctors holding the following appointments: specialty registrar (StR); and locum appointments for training (LATs).

The TPD should be a Consultant and is accountable to the Lead Dean/Director for Mental Health or appropriate Associate Dean.  They may also combine the role with that of an educational and/or clinical supervisor.


The post is available for 3 years in the first instance.

*For NHS employee applicants: Secondment or SLA will be considered in the first instance

If you are interested in this vacancy and would like further information, please refer to the job information pack below.

Unless otherwise stated the deadline for applications is 23:59 hours on the closing date.

Committed to equal opportunities

Closing Date:  30th November 2022

Interview Date: to be confirmed

You must have eligibility and entitlement to work in the UK which is required to be maintained throughout your period of employment. Evidence of this must be produced upon request.  

We actively encourage applicants from a range of backgrounds, regardless of gender, age, disability, race, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

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If you have any queries regarding the application portal or the recruitment process, please contact us at: EoS.ERRS@nhs.scot

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