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  • Advert number: 162799-0
  • Posted Date: 17/04/08
  • Closing Date: 09/05/08

Elmwood, Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen
Fixed term for six months in the first instance
Reference: DK8/8387
Applications are invited for the above Locum Appointment for Training Specialty Registrar 4 post available within the Aberdeen Psychiatric Service based at Elmwood, Royal Cornhill Hospital, Aberdeen. This is a whole time post but any candidate who is unable for personal reasons to work full time will be eligible to be considered. This post is available from 1st June 2008 for six months in the first instance, but could be extended up to nine months or a year. This post offers an excellent opportunity for training and development. The appointee will be allocated a named Educational Supervisor during their Locum Appointment for Training placement. There are opportunities for involvement in Undergraduate and Postgraduate teaching, research and audit. Applicants must possess MRCPsych (pass in Parts I/II) or recognised equivalent by time of application. The Postgraduate Dean confirms that this placement and/or programme has the required educational and dean’s approval. However, Locum Appointments for Training do not entitle the appointees to a National Training Number. This post is open primarily to applicants who do not require a work permit to take up employment in the UK. Any applications from applicants who do require a work permit will be considered only if no suitable UK, EEA National or those with verifiable permission to work in the UK are identified for the post. Informal enquiries are welcomed by Dr J Oliver, Training Programme Director and Consultant Psychiatrist, Learning Disabilities Service, telephone 01467 672780 or Dr K Mackay, Consultant in Learning Disabilities, telephone 01224 558340.
 To request a job description and application form, please email us at quoting the above reference number.  Applications by email are encouraged, but for those without internet access, a 24 hour jobline is available, telephone 01224 556692. The application form should be submitted by email to Only in the absence of internet access please submit your paper application (original plus three copies please) to Recruitment Office, Ashgrove House, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZA by 4pm on Friday, 9 May 2008 (if enclosing a curriculum vitae this should also be copied three times).