Health Education England – working across the South West (HEE-SW) is delighted to announce a training secondment opportunity to work with our senior staff on quality improvement and this post also will fund a postgraduate qualification PgCert in Healthcare Leadership and Management with Exeter University.  The knowledge and skills acquired through this post will also provide leadership experience to a successful doctor in training.  It is anticipated that at the end of the tenure, the QI fellows will be equipped to promote and disseminate learning in QI, with aims of improving patient safety, experience and efficiency in NHS.

Five posts (drawn from core/ higher speciality and GP VTS training programmes) are available on a 12-month full time fixed term contract from September 2018 or LTFT with negotiation.  The start date will be dependent on successful negotiations with the employer, but an anticipated date would be around September 2018.  The trainee will then return to the training programme, assuming satisfactory ARCP progression.

Appointment is through a competitive process following an assigned job description.


Thank you for your interest.  This opportunity is now closed for 2018

 Further information can be obtained from Professor Wai Tse, Associate Dean (Tel: 01752-676134).


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