We are looking for a junior doctor, who has recently completed or about to finish UK Foundation Training Programme, or equivalent, to gain experience within the field of Public Health. This would include possible experience within the three 'domains' of Public Health at a national level- Health Protection, Health Improvement and Healthcare Public Health.
This will be an opportunity for the post holder to gain insights into how Public Health operates at a national level. They will have the opportunity to gain career development experience in research or leadership projects in line with the Directorate objectives.
You will be joining teams embedded within the NHS, but working closely with Community Planning Partnerships, Local Authority, Integrated Health and Social Care Partnerships, third sector, resilience partnerships and others.
The post will report directly to a Consultant in Public Health Medicine / Consultant in Public Health.
The post holder must be registered with the General Medical Council with a license to practice.
The successful candidate will be required to undergo a PVG Scheme/Disclosure Scotland check. Any candidate who has lived/worked overseas for more than 12 months in the preceding 5 years will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.
Location and Working Pattern:
Gyle Square, Edinburgh or Meridian Court, Glasgow. Please note that PHS is currently in the process of relocating from Meridian Court to another Glasgow City Centre location, to be confirmed.
Currently hybrid working.
The work pattern is Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week.
During times of public health emergency, or other urgent business need, you may be required on a temporary basis to work your normal contracted working hours over 7 days including weekends, in order to meet the needs of the service.
It is a condition of this employment that you must live and remain a resident within the UK for the post in which you will be employed with PHS.
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