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Primary Care Training Programme Director

NHS Medical & Dental: GP Educator

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Primary Care
NHS Medical & Dental: GP Educator
Fixed term: until 31-Dec-2020 (Secondment only for current NHS employees)
Part time: 1 PA (4 hours) per week
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Westbridge Place
£88,104 pro rata
07/06/2020 23:59

Health Education England is committed to recruiting the best person for the job, based solely on their ability and individual merit as measured against the criteria for the role; through a process that is fair, open, consistent and free from discrimination. Health Education England supports the values and pledges of the NHS Constitution. 

We are committed to being a diverse and an inclusive employer and will build a culture where all employees are valued, respected and acknowledged. We strive to ensure that no individual receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of their gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, religion or belief, colour, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, pregnancy and maternity, marital or civil partnership status, transgender status, HIV status, social background, trade union membership or non-membership and is placed at a disadvantage by requirements or conditions that cannot be shown to be justifiable.  

HEE have policies and procedures in place to ensure that all applicants and employees are treated fairly and consistently.  We are proud to showcase our Disability Confident Employer accreditation, being an Inclusive Employer, a Stonewall Diversity Champion, our bronze award from the Defence Recognition Scheme, and we are delighted to support Apprenticeships and Tommy’s pregnancy at work scheme.

Health Education England East Midlands has responsibility for general practice specialty training and increasingly the multi-professional primary care workforce.

A GP Training Programme Director post has become available at the Nottingham Specialty Training Programme until 31 December 2020.

The post will be for 1 session a week and the programme is currently based at City Hospital Nottingham. Please note there will be regular travel around the East Midlands. The programme day release is currently held on Wednesdays and a Programme Director would be expected to be generally available on a Wednesday.

Programme Directors are responsible for managing education in a safe environment for doctors wanting to become GPs. This involves planning, facilitating and evaluating the process of learning. There will be support from the other Programme Directors within the programme.

Please note: Applicants from within the NHS will be offered on a secondment basis only, agreement should be obtained from their employer prior to submitting their application.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Head of School of Primary Care – Sarah Layzell ( or Caroline Ahrens (