Training Programme Director for Cardiology

Job reference: 078828

Location: Flexible

Job closing date: 07/12/2021

Job posted date: 23/11/2021

Salary: Please see advert

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Medical and Dental

Hours of work: SPA Time

Department: Medical

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***

Part Time:  Supporting Professional Activities Time

Duration:  Fixed Term for 36 Months *

Flexible Location:  NES is a remote friendly employer supporting office, remote and hybrid working. We’re happy to talk about how you want to work.

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) is the national health board with statutory responsibilities to effect sustainable change through workforce development, education and training across the health and social care system in Scotland, while working at UK level with partner organisations.

The Training Programme Director for Cardiology (East Region) 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.

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

* For NHS employees considering this post, please note that appointments will only be considered on a secondment or SLA basis, in the first instance

The post is available for 3 years in the first instance.

Committed to equal opportunities

Closing Date:  7th December 2021

Interview Date: 22nd December 2021

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:


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