Posted April 5th 2022 (8 months ago)

Doctor in Training Champion for Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity

Applications are invited for the roles of Doctor in Training Champion for Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity for the HEE South West Peninsula and Severn Schools of Surgery. Two Champions, one in Peninsula and one in Severn, are to be appointed.



The role will require the successful applicants to work closely with the Heads of Schools, the School Boards, and the Associate Dean for Equality, Diversity & Inclusion (Mr Eng Ong), to advise, and support change, on multiple issues including;

-          Equality, diversity, and inclusivity

-          Differential Attainment

-          Sexual abuse and harassment in the workplace

-          Parents in surgical training

-          Supporting less than full time training


The opportunity will provide the successful applicants with leadership and management opportunities and an insight into surgical education with HEE.


The successful applicants will be expected to undertake the role for a minimum of 2 years and will be supported in attending relevant meetings and Health Education England South West events. The applicants will be expected to support the process of appointing successors to the roles in the future.


Interested parties should submit their interest, with a single A4 letter, reasoning as to why they wish to undertake this role and how they see the importance of the role within the Schools of Surgery in the South West.


Applications should be sent to Mr Rob Longman using the e-mail no later than Friday 29 April 2022. Shortlisted applicants will then be invited to interview at a future date.