Associate Postgraduate Dean - LTFT
2 Central Quay, Glasgow

Job reference: 078977

Location: 2 Central Quay, Glasgow

Job closing date: 10/12/2021

Job posted date: 24/11/2021

Salary: Consultant (£87,534 - £116,313)

Employment type: Fixed-term or Secondment

Job Type: Medical and Dental

Hours of work: 4

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*** 

Associate Postgraduate Dean (West of Scotland) – Less Than Full Time
Hours:  1 PA (4 hours per week)
Duration:  Fixed Term for 36 Months *
Base: Flexible Location:  2 Central Quay, Glasgow.

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 Scotland Deanery is responsible for postgraduate medical education. The Deanery seeks a new Associate Postgraduate Dean to join a dynamic senior team. The Associate Postgraduate Dean post is required to cover a portfolio of work that will include operational delivery of postgraduate training for Less Than Full Time for trainees in the West of Scotland, as well as support for other regional and national activity as part of the trainee wellbeing and development team.  The role will involve interaction with trainees and trainers in providing support and improving postgraduate education nationally within the Scotland Deanery. 

This will be across 1 PA of time (1 PA = 4 hours).

Applications are invited from trained doctors who are in a substantive NHS or University post. All applicants must confirm prior to interview that their employer would support a Service Level Agreement for this role within their job plan.

Some travel throughout Scotland may be required.  If you are interested in this vacancy and would like further information, please refer to the Job Information below or contact the Lead Associate Postgraduate Dean LTFT on

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

Unless otherwise stated the deadline for applications is 23:59 hours on the closing date.

Closing Date:  10th December 
Interview date:  To be confirmed  


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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