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NHS Education for Scotland

A skilled and sustainable workforce for a healthier Scotland

Applications invited to join NES Board

Applications invited to join NES Board

Applications invited to join NES Board

Are you interested in public service? Are you committed to the NHS and social care in Scotland? We are looking for one non-executive member to join our Board.

As a member you would help support the provision of high-quality educational solutions, training and lifelong learning for the NHS and social care workforce.

The role

NHS Education for Scotland (NES) helps people who work in health and social care to get the education and skills they need to provide excellent health and care services for people in Scotland.

We invite applications from people with a diverse range of skills, backgrounds and knowledge. We will provide additional training and development to support you.

NHS Scotland’s values are at the heart of everything we do:

  • care and compassion
  • dignity and respect
  • openness, honesty and responsibility; and,
  • quality and teamwork

As a member of the Board, you will not only need to have the right skills, knowledge and experience for the role, but also be able to demonstrate behaviours aligned to these values.

Information session

There will be an online session via Microsoft Teams on Wednesday 3 April from 18.00 to 19.00 where you can find out more about the NES Board. You can also contact our Vice Chair, Annie Gunner Logan, to discuss the role informally.

Please send an email to if you would like to attend the online information session or to speak with our Vice Chair.

How to apply

For full details of the role, the applicant pack and application form please visit Public Appointments for Scotland.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm on Friday 12 April 2024.

March, 27 2024