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Individual Placement Description
Placement Teaching Fellow
Programme N11
Year F2
Region North
Main Duties of Placement

Teaching senior medical students on placement in Inverness.  Developing teaching and assessment resources e.g. podcast development, question-writing.  Assisting with assessment processes e.g. invigilation, OSCE logistics.

Typical Work Pattern

9am-5pm Monday to Friday. No OOH but there is a need to be flexible for any early morning teaching and evening tutorials. No clinical contact scheduled.

Learning Opportunities

Opportunities to engage in all aspects of teaching, learning and assessment.


1 day per month FY2 teaching. This takes the form of curriculum-based teaching followed by facilitated small group case-based discussions.

Unique Selling Points

Able to thoroughly engage in teaching activities, rather than trying to squeeze them in around your clinical commitments. This includes time to read up on the theory and research relating to medical education.

Employer Information
It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.

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