Job reference: 142384
Salary: Please see advert
Job closing date: 13/04/2023
Job Type: Medical and Dental
Location: Flexible Location
Employment type: Fixed-term
Hours Per Week: 20
Job posted date: 16/03/2023
Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Education for Scotland
Department: General Practice

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Established as a Special Health Board, NHS Education for Scotland is the provider of leading-edge specialist learning, education and skills development for all health service employees in Scotland. These General Practice Fellowships are for one year, from August 2023. Doctors from overseas wishing to be considered for these fellowships will need to achieve an overall score of 7.5 out of 9 in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) test.

You must have completed your General Practice Specialty Training within the last 5 years prior to taking up post.

Medical Education Fellowships in General Practice - 4 x 0.5wte posts

Salary will be £31,687 pa. Any 2022/23 salary uplift will be applied.

The Medical Education Fellowships are designed for doctors who have completed their General Practice Specialty Training within the last 5 years and have an interest in medical education. The part time nature of the posts will allow you time to continue to develop generalist skills in the context of service general practice (eg through a locum appointment) while undertaking a tailored programme of exposure and training in relation to medical education. This will involve being attached to the regional NES Postgraduate GP unit with opportunities to become involved with teaching, educational developments, quality assurance initiatives and evaluation/research. Individuals will be encouraged to start a postgraduate qualification relevant to medical education. Four one-year posts (0.5 wte) are available from August 2023, spread across the 4 regions of NHS Education for Scotland.

Further information:

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

For further information, please contact Prof. Amjad Khan , or any of the other regional Assistant Directors of PG GP Education and/ or discussion with current post-holder(s) can be arranged if desired.

Closing date: 13.4.23

Interviews will be held by MS Teams from 4th May 2023

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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