Simulation Fellow

NHS Forth Valley
11 Feb 2019
04 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Scottish Centre for Simulation and Clinical Human Factors

Full time or Part time
Fixed Term for 12 months
Salary Scale - £32,157 to £50,563 (pro rata)
Appointment to the scale will be dependent on experience

NHS Forth Valley seeks to appoint a Simulation Fellow based in Forth Valley Royal Hospital at Larbert. You will join a team consisting of Centre Director and 8 educational co-ordinators, two full-time technicians and two administrators.

The post is very developmental in nature and offers a unique combination of teaching and research opportunities, both within this purpose-built facility as well as in a wider educational context of the NHS in Scotland. This post is ideally suited to a person who is undertaking or planning to undertake further study such as certificate, diploma or masters in medical education.

The post would be ideal for a candidate who has at least four years training within a hospital based or acute care specialty and wishes to develop a special interest in medical education and educational research.

This post is available on a full-time basis (40 hour week) but the Board welcomes applications from individuals who are unable to undertake a full time commitment and who may wish to work on either a part-time or job share basis. There is no direct clinical care associated with this post, although appropriate clinical work may be an option to be agreed after appointment.

Applicants are encouraged to visit the Simulation Centre and meet key staff. Informal enquiries should be directed by telephone or email to Dr Michael Moneypenny, Director, Scottish Clinical Simulation Centre, Forth Valley Royal Hospital; ). Details of previous post holder’s contact details may be available on request.

Applicant Information, including the job description for the post is available from Medical Workforce by telephone onor by email at

This post is open primarily to applicants who do not require a work permit to take up employment in the UK. Any applications from applicants who do require a work permit will be considered only if no suitable UK or EEA national is identified for the post. Further immigration information is available on: -visas-and-immigration

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