TPD - Medical Ophthalmology

Job reference: 029693

Location: Flexible

Job closing date: 24/09/2020

Job posted date: 31/08/2020

Salary: Current Salary will apply

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Medical and Dental

Hours of work: 0PA, Non-Payment

Department: Training Programme Management

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Education for Scotland

**** COVID-19 - Please note that during this time all interviews will be conducted remotely. If successful you will also initially be working remotely in line with guidance from Scottish Government***

0PA; non-payment role as less than 7 trainees in programme

Three years in the first instance*

The National Training Programme Director for Medical Ophthalmology 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 Medicine 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 employees considering this post, please note that appointments will only be considered on a secondment or SLA basis, in the first instance. Applicants who wish to apply on a secondment/SLA basis are strongly encouraged to discuss this with their current employer at the earliest opportunity

If you are interested in this vacancy and would like further information, please refer to the information pack below.
Unless otherwise stated the deadline for applications is 23:59 hours on the closing date.  CVs will not be accepted.

Closing Date: 24th September 2020