There are 100WTE permanent PEF posts across Scotland and an additional 50WTE PEFs in post until 31st March 2023
A tripartite funding arrangement involving NES, NHS Boards and Higher Education Institutions support these roles by providing practitioners with the support they need, in accordance with:
Alongside the core PEF function, every year three national priorities are identified by NES, NHS Boards practice education leads and Higher Education
Institutions colleagues, to enable the correct response to regulatory and policy drivers. Due to the impact of the COVID pandemic on some nursing and midwifery practice learning experiences and during this period of recovery the national priorities have been developed for the period July 2021- March 2023.
Last updated: 25/09/2020