Quality Management Trainee Associate

Job reference: 033093

Location: Flexible

Job closing date: 23/10/2020

Job posted date: 09/10/2020

Salary: Current Salary will apply

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Medical and Dental

Hours of work: 5 days per annum

Department: Quality 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*** 


Non-graded post

5 days per annum

Fixed term for 24 months

Number of posts: 7 posts

Do you want to make a difference?

Are you interested in quality management and gaining valuable experience for your CV?

We are looking for up to 7 enthusiastic doctors at any stage in their training to become involved in quality management activities on behalf of Scotland Deanery.

Activities will include visits to hospitals and trainee representation at various committee meetings. The work will be ongoing throughout the year and will involve being available for approximately 5 days per year. Participation in activities in parts of Scotland other than your base location will be necessary. Training will be provided. Appointments will be for 2 years in the first instance. 

Applicants should have strong analytical and decision-making skills along with an ability to communicate with a wide range of stakeholders.

Benefits include development of leadership skills and the opportunity to shape the quality of training for junior doctors in the future.
If you are interested in this vacancy and would like further information, please refer to the job information pack which includes a copy of the Job Description, Person Specification and Conditions of Service.

Informal enquires should be directed to Dr Alan McKenzie alan.mckenzie@nes.scot.nhs.uk or Dr Claire Langridge  claire.langridge@nes.scot.nhs.uk

Applicants should discuss their application with their current TPD. If invited to interview applicants will be asked to provide the TPDs contact details.

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

Closing date: 23 October 2020

Interview date: 18 November 2020




The closing date for this job has now passed.