TPD - Foundation

Outstanding individuals are sought to fulfil the role of Foundation Training Programme Director at Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (North East Yorkshire), with three posts available.

Accountable to the lead Deputy Postgraduate Dean via the Head of School of Foundation, they will play an important part in the direction of training programmes across Health Education England, Yorkshire and the Humber (HEE YH). Specific roles and responsibilities will be discussed at interview.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced NHS Consultant with a thorough understanding of Foundation training across the region.  They will also have strong leadership and communication skills and be able to work effectively as a member of a multi-professional team.

The post will be available on the basis of a secondment arrangement to HEE YH remunerated on the NHS Consultant Pay Scale – 1 PA per week. 

All work undertaken is to be incorporated into the Consultant Job Plan.

Before applying for the post, we advise that you have a discussion with your Clinical Lead as to whether the department is able to support you, should you be successful in your application.

The tenure of this post is 3 years subject to satisfactory annual appraisal.

This is a HEE YH wide role and the successful candidate will have knowledge of all rotations and trainees. They will be expected to cover for the other TPDs during periods of absence. 

The post is not necessarily locality specific.

Closing Date: Tuesday 4th August 2020

Interview Date: Wednesday 19th August 2020

Interview Venue: TBC


Application Form

Job Description

TPD Person Specification

Informal Enquiries

Informal enquiries should be made to Mr Craig Irvine, Deputy Foundation School Director, on

How to Apply

To apply, please send a completed Application Form with a CV to the Foundation School at