National Training Programme Director for Clinical Pharmacology

Job reference: 044309

Location: Flexible

Job closing date: 24/02/2021

Job posted date: 10/02/2021

Salary: Consultant (£84,984 - £112,925)

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Medical and Dental

Hours of work: 2 (0.5 sessions)

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 the guidance from the Scottish Government***

Interview Date: 10th March 2021

Who We Are

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) is an education and training body and a special health board within NHS Scotland, with responsibility of developing and delivering education and training for the healthcare workforce in Scotland.

The purpose of the Quality workstream within the Medical Directorate of NES is to ensure that the quality management of postgraduate medical education and training is to the standards set by the General Medical Council (GMC).

Full information on the recruiting department is available here:

The National Training Programme Director for Clinical Pharmacology 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 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.

0.5 session post

Committed to equal opportunities


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