GP Medical Education Fellowships
Flexible Location

Job reference: 108340

Location: Flexible Location

Job closing date: 14/07/2022

Job posted date: 22/06/2022

Salary: Please see advert

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Medical and Dental

Hours of work: 20

Department: Professional Development

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Education for Scotland

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 2021. 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 - 3 x 0.5wte posts

Job Ref: 7339BR

Closing date: 14th July 2022

Salary will be £29,438 pa. Any 2021/22 salary uplift will be applied.

Interviews will be held by MS Teams from 25th July 2022

The Medical Education Fellowships are designed for doctors who have reasonably recently completed their General Practice Specialty Training 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 a 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. 

Three additional posts (0.5 wte) are available from August 2022 with a flexible start date and location across Scotland, completing 1.8.23.

Further information:

Application and Job information please refer to the Job Information Pack below.Unless otherwise stated the deadline for applications is 23:59 hours on the closing date

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

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

If you have any queries regarding the application portal or the recruitment process, please contact us at: NES HR Recruitment: