NIMDTA Vacancies


Number of posts available: 2 

Remuneration: 2 PAs for each post to be incorporated into job plan in agreement with the employing authority.

Tenure: Permanent

The successful applicants will be based at NIMDTA and will join a team of enthusiastic senior educators and managers and work in a leadership position across Northern Ireland.

As Deputy Directors of the Foundation School they will assist the Foundation Director and the Postgraduate Medical Dean in ensuring that all Foundation training within NIMDTA meets the quality standards set by the GMC and the requirements of the UK Foundation Programme Curriculum.

They will work closely with educators and education management staff at NIMDTA and in Local Education Providers to promote excellence in postgraduate education by supporting continuous improvements in safe supervision, trainee engagement, quality of training and trainee experience. They will work closely with Directors of Medical Education and NIMDTA Educators to identify, highlight, share, spread and embed good practice in postgraduate medical education and training.

They will support and develop Foundation Lead Educators and provide leadership for the Foundation Doctors Education Programme, with particular emphasis on: Faculty Development, Recruitment and Assessment processes, Quality Improvement and Regional Generic Skills Teaching programme.

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Completed application forms must be submitted by 12 noon on Wednesday 31 October 2018 

It is anticipated that interviews for this post will take place on Wednesday 14 November 2018 

We are an equal opportunities employer; therefore all appointments are based on merit.

Please note due to a an amendment to the person specification the initial advertisement of NIMDTA Deputy Director of Foundation School was withdrawn and has now been re-advertised as detailed below.