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Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is a teaching Trust which is looking to appoint Trust Doctors (core trainee level) as part of the Leeds and Wakefield Core Training Scheme. The post(s) will be based in Leeds and the appointment will be up to six months in Psychiatry.
All applicants must be able to demonstrate that they have acquired competencies that would be expected by the end of Foundation Training.
You will be expected to carry out rota commitments in the daytime and out of hours.
The Trust is keen to support the on-going development and career progression of Trust Doctors. Your consultant clinical supervisor will be an approved educational supervisor who will be able to help develop your portfolio. You will also have protected time allocated in your timetable to attend internal continuing professional development (e.g. case conferences, journal clubs and audit).
This year, Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust was ranked in the top ten for the GMC trainee/trainer survey and was rated 4th in the country.
In 2013, Leeds and York NHS Foundation Trust was nationally recognised for an outstanding contribution to improving junior doctors training as part of Health Education England, Better Training Better Care Programme.
The Director of Medical Education will provide successful candidates with pastoral support who, was highly accredited nationally in the Better Training Better Care Programme.
Informal enquiries can be made to Vickie Lovett, Medical Education Manager, ( Phone number removed ) or ( Email address removed )
Please be advised that NHS staff from the Yorkshire and Humber region designated ‘at risk of redundancy’ will, wherever possible be offered an interview, provided that they demonstrate that they meet all the essential shortlisting criteria of the post. If you are ‘at risk of redundancy’ or ‘affected by change’ please make it clear on your application and ensure that you apply through the restricted jobs part of your NHS Jobs account.
Please note that the Trust reserves the right to close the vacancy before the closing date if a sufficient number of applications are recieved. It is in the candidates best interest to apply as soon as possible.
In view of Home Office Immigration Regulations all applicants must state their current immigration status, including expiry dates.
In submitting an application form, you authorise Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust to confirm any previous NHS service details via the ESR IAT process should you be appointed to the post.
If you have not received any further communication from us within four weeks you are asked to assume that your application has been unsuccessful. If you should have any queries regarding progress with your application form please contact us.
Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is proud to be a Living Wage employer.
To help us achieve our goal of improving health, improving lives, the Trust will become Smoke Free for staff and service users from April 2016.
Please note: The Trust does not offer reimbursement of interview expenses.
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