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PressRelease New resource pack helps teachers and careers advisers promote careers in NHSScotland for young people

Secondary school teachers and careers advisers can now access a comprehensive resource pack developed by NHS Education for Scotland (NES). Its aim is to inform young people about the range of careers ...

PressRelease Rise in medical trainee recruitment

Latest recruitment figures show that 89% of all medical training posts in Scotland are currently filled – the highest level for five years at this stage in recruitment.

PressRelease Young people urged to join NHS workforce

Young people are being targeted by NHSScotland with the launch of a new website at Murrayfield on Wednesday (23 March).

PressRelease Junior doctors attracted to Scotland

More than 5,700 junior doctors will be training in Scotland this year, new figures published today show.

PressRelease Medical training in Scotland remains popular

Latest recruitment rates released by NHS Education for Scotland show that 97% of all medical training posts in Scotland in 2017 are currently filled.

PressRelease Drive to recruit GP trainees

A recruitment drive has been launched to encourage more junior doctors to consider the opportunities that a career in general practice provides.

PressRelease GMC report highlights challenges

The annual GMC State of Medical Education and Practice has been published today.

PressRelease More GPs recruited for hard-to-fill posts

Results from the latest GP trainee recruitment round show that 15 junior doctors have been recruited to ‘hard-to-fill’ posts, out of a total of 37 trainees altogether.

PressRelease General Practice in Scotland offers excellent training and quality of life

Whether in an urban or rural setting, there’s a balance between excellent training, interesting workload and quality of life.

PressRelease Postgraduate Medical Education & Training Annual Report 2017

Our Annual Report highlights our achievements in the course of our core work and gives an indication of future priorities and challenges.