Scotland Rural Fellowships – now recruiting

NES Logo 2005These one-year GP Rural Fellowships represent an opportunity to work in Scotland to develop the generalist skills required to work in some of the most beautiful areas of our country. The fellowships, operated by NHS Education for Scotland, offer two distinct options for August 2013

  • The ‘standard’ GP Rural Fellowship option based on the curriculum for rural practice developed by the Remote and Rural Training Pathways Group (GP sub-group Final Report Sept 2007). Eight posts.
  • The new GP Acute Care Rural Fellowship option based on the GP Acute Care Competencies work following from the agreement of the Framework for the Sustainability of Services and the Medical Workforce in Remote Acute Care Community Hospitals. Two posts.

For further information, please contact Dr Gillian Clarke at: or download the job pack here.   You can also see more information here from RuralGP, including location-guides to most of the available Fellowships.

Closing date: Friday, 26th April 2013.

Interviews will be held on 15th and 16th May 2013 in Inverness.


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