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GP Medical Education Fellowships
Flexible Base Location

Established as a Special Health Board, NHS Education for Scotland is the provider of leading-edge specialist learning, education and skills development for all health service employees in Scotland. These General Practice Fellowships are for one year, from August 2017. Doctors from overseas wishing to be considered for these fellowships will need to achieve an overall score of 7.5 out of 9 in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) test.

You must have completed your General Practice Specialty Training prior to taking up post.

Job Ref: 3093BR
Medical Education Fellowships in General Practice
4 x 0.5wte posts
Salary will be £26,856pa. Any 2017/18 salary uplift will be applied
Closing date: 6 April 2017
Interviews will be held in Dundee on a date to be confirmed

The Medical Education Fellowships are designed for doctors who have reasonably recently completed their General Practice Specialty Training and have an interest in medical education.  The part time nature of the posts will allow you time to continue to develop generalist skills in the context of service general practice (eg through a locum appointment) while undertaking a tailored programme of exposure and training in relation to medical education.  This will involve being attached to the regional NES Postgraduate GP unit with opportunities to become involved with teaching, educational developments, quality assurance initiatives and evaluation/research. Individuals will be encouraged to start a postgraduate qualification relevant to medical education.  Four one-year posts (0.5 wte) are available from August 2016, one in each of East of Scotland, South East of Scotland, West of Scotland and North of Scotland.

For further information, please contact Dr David Bruce at david.bruce@nes.scot.nhs.uk, or any of the regional Directors or Assistant Directors of PG GP Education and/ or discussion with current post-holder(s) can be arranged if desired.

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.

Unless otherwise stated the deadline for applications is 23:59hrs on the closing date.
6 April 2017
Please contact us at recruitment.hr@nes.scot.nhs.uk