Vacancies – ScotGEM Generalist Clinical Mentors

Please note this vacancy is advertised by NHS Scotland Recruitment and all information and contact details can be found on their website

NHS FIFE SCOTGEM GENERALIST CLINICAL MENTOR GP HONORARY SENIOR LECTURER – CLINICAL MEDICINE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS AND A GP PRACTICE WITHIN FIFE/IN OR AROUND DUNDEE

ASSOCIATE ADVISER £85,129 – £95,181 (10 PAS)

4 ACADEMIC PAS PLUS 4 CLINICAL PAS PER WEEK REF NO: HH585/11/1

We are seeking experienced GP’s with an interest in medical education to help deliver ScotGEM.  ScotGEM is an innovative postgraduate entry medical programme, employing a case based approach to learning.  It is a 4-year course that has been commissioned by the Scottish Government with a specific remit to widen access to medicine and promote generalist careers in under-served, especially rural areas.  The universities of St Andrews and Dundee are leading this development in conjunction with the University of Highlands and Islands, NHS Highland, NHS Dumfries & Galloway, NHS Tayside and NHS Fife – 40-50 fully funded medical student places are to commence in 2018. 

As a Generalist Clinical Mentor you will work as a clinical tutor with around 6 students each week both in your host GP practice and at St Andrews medical school.  You will have the option to work 2-4 GP clinical sessions in the host GP practice.  You will be a self-motivated, practicing GP, working in or willing to work in approved ScotGEM teaching centres in Fife or in or around Dundee.  In your application (if you are already a GP within the area) please include details of how you would incorporate the GCM teaching days with your current clinical commitments.  Please use the section Statement in Support of Application to contain this information.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 16th January 2018 at the School of Medicine, University of St Andrews, which will include a 5 minute presentation (topic to be confirmed). 

Informal Enquiries: Professor Jon Dowell, Programme Director, Scottish Graduate Entry Medicine (ScotGEM) j.s.dowell@dundee.ac.uk 01334 463516 or 01382 383747 (internal 83747).

Please email stephenmorris4@nhs.net for a job pack and application form.

Applications completed in Word format should be returned to the email address quoting the reference number above.

If you have any difficulty in obtaining a job description and application form (or with any part of the process), please contact johnlowe@nhs.net or 01592 64 33 55 extension 21596.

CLOSING DATE: 16 DECEMBER 2017

Details of all NHS Scotland Medical Vacancies can be found at www.medicaljobs.scot.nhs.uk