Educational Co-ordinator Lead for Research with interest in GP Education
Forth Valley Royal Hospital

Job reference: 072093

Location: Forth Valley Royal Hospital

Job closing date: 20/10/2021

Job posted date: 06/10/2021

Salary: Various

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Medical and Dental

Hours of work: 10

Department: Medical Education

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Forth Valley


Lead for Research and an interest in General Practice Education

Part-time Post (2.5PA per week)

Fixed Term for 9 months (Maternity Cover)

For Consultant Applicants - Salary Scale - £87,534 - £116,313 per annum pro rata

For GP Applicants – Salary Scale - £63,187 - £94,311 per annum pro rata

Looking for a new and exciting challenge? Then think about working in NHS Forth Valley in the heart of Scotland.

NHS Forth Valley seeks to appoint an experienced and enthusiastic candidate for this Educational co-ordinator position. Eligible candidates should currently hold either

· a General Practitioner (GP) post, have a strong interest in Medical Education and a commitment to teamwork.

· a Consultant post, have a strong interest in Medical Education and a commitment to teamwork.

The post is for 2.5 programmed activity per week and are likely to take the form of a secondment from or in addition to, a clinical appointment. Appointment and the salary are in accordance with the nationally agreed salary scales. There are no clinical duties within this post. Duties will be based mainly at the Scottish Centre for Simulation and Clinical Human Factors (SCSCHF) within Forth Valley Royal Hospital.

Applicants are encouraged to visit the SCSCHF department and meet key staff. Informal enquiries should be directed by telephone to Dr Julie Mardon, Director, SCSCHF, Forth Valley Royal Hospital (01324 567412). Details of previous post holders contact details may be available on request.

You can look forward to a warm welcome and strong support from colleagues. Our hospital is situated in the heart of Scotland, nestled against the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, and close to vibrant towns that are richly endowed with excellent cultural and sporting facilities, offering good transport links to Edinburgh and Glasgow.

To apply for this post, please visit the job posting on the NHS Scotland Job Train website.. Applicants should have full GMC registration, a licence to practise and be on either

· the Specialist Register or be within 6 months of the anticipated award of a CCT at the time of interview or have a certificate of Eligibility for Specialist Registration (CESR), or

· The General Practice Register

Applicants are required to have evidence of recent continued academic and professional development. Excellent, communication, listening and organisational skills are essential.

Closing date: 20th October 2021

Interview date: To be confirmed

Please quote reference number 072093 on all correspondence.


The closing date for this job has now passed.