Associate Postgraduate Dean - Professional Support Unit

Job reference: 057505

Location: Flexible

Job closing date: 18/08/2021

Job posted date: 16/06/2021

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

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Medical and Dental

Hours of work: 4

Department: Strategic Planning & Directorate Support

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 Professional Support Unit – North of Scotland Region
Part Time: 1PA (4 hours per week)
Fixed Term for 3 years in the first instance*
Base:  Flexible- NES is a remote friendly employer supporting office, remote and hybrid working.  Contractual base location will be agreed at appointment.

The Scotland Deanery is responsible for postgraduate medical education. The North of Scotland region 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 leadership and delivery of support of postgraduate training across specialty training programmes. The role will involve interaction with trainees and trainers in providing support and improving postgraduate education both within the North Region and nationally within the Scotland Deanery.

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

Applications are invited from trained doctors in the North of Scotland 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 will be required. 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, or contact the Postgraduate Dean at:​​​​​​​

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

Closing Date: 18th August
Interview Date: TBC