TPD Ophthalmology (North Region)
Various locations within North Region

Job reference: 044464

Location: Various locations within North Region

Job closing date: 25/02/2021

Job posted date: 16/02/2021

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

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Medical and Dental

Hours of work: 2 (0.5 PA)

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 guidance from Scottish Government***

Fixed Term: Three years in the first instance*
Part Time:  0.5PA’s / 2 hours per week
Location:  Aberdeen or Inverness

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 Training Programme Director in Intensive Care Medicine 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 Postgraduate Dean or appropriate Associate Dean. He or she may also combine the role with that of an educational and/or clinical supervisor.

* Applicants who wish to apply on a Service Level Agreement basis are strongly encouraged to discuss this with their current employer at the earliest opportunity.

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 Descriptions, Person Specification and Conditions of Service.

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

CVs will not be accepted

CLOSING DATE: 25.02.2021
INTERVIEW DATE: 12.03.2021


The closing date for this job has now passed.