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Job reference: 027902
Salary: Current Salary will apply
Job closing date: 24/08/2020
Job Type: Medical Support
Location: Various
Employment type: Fixed-term
Hours Per Week: up to 3 PAs per week
Job posted date: 06/08/2020
Employer (NHS Board): NHS National Services Scotland
Department: Specialist & Screening Srvces (Sub-Dept)

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Strategic Fertility Network
Fixed term up to 3 years
Up to 3 PAs/week in total

National Services Division (NSD) is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated Lead Clinician for the new Strategic Fertility Network, providing leadership to the network jointly with the network Lead Scientist.

Working closely with clinical and NSD colleagues the post holder will have a key strategic role in promoting and driving forward the development of an effective, integrated, multidisciplinary fertility service throughout Scotland.

Applicants will be leaders in their clinical field with experience in the provision and development of fertility services. A proven record in leading change, ability to work across traditional organisational, geographical and professional boundaries and a demonstrable understanding of the ethos of managed clinical networks are essential.   

Applications are open to all clinicians in NHS Scotland with the relevant experience and required qualifications, and if in a substantive role, applicants must have the support of their Clinical Director for this post to be incorporated into their job plan. The employing NHS Board will be recompensed for the agreed sessional commitment on the basis of evidence of actual backfill costs incurred to release the individual to fulfil the Lead Clinician role requirements.

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Kate Burley, Associate Programme Director, on 07775 778 505 / contact or contact Carsten Mandt, Senior Programme Manager, on 07855 134 998 /

Further information on NSS is available from:

Closing date for completed applications is Monday 24 August 2020.

Interviews will be held on Monday 7 September 2020.

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders). CVs are not acceptable and a fully completed application is a pre-requisite.

NHS National Services Scotland is the common name of the Common Services Agency for the Scottish Health Service.
NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer.
Candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria will be guaranteed an interview.

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