Board Medical Director

NHS Highland
£95,528 to £107,170 plus
13 May 2019
31 May 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Medical Director Salary Scale £95,528 to £107,170 plus
Management Fee Level 3 £30,198

Relocation package available 

NHS Highland is seeking to recruit an inspirational Medical Director with the enthusiasm and energy to drive forward transformational service change and the delivery of high quality person centred patient care. 

Reporting directly to the Board Chief Executive, you and your team will provide the Board with expert advice on medical and dental professional issues and will be accountable for the standard and quality of these services. You will also provide strategic and professional leadership to medical and dental staff across NHS Highland, working closely with other members of the Senior Leadership Team.   

NHS Highland covers 40% of the land mass of Scotland, has a budget of circa £847m and employs over 10,000 staff. NHS Highland is a fully integrated health and care system with NHS Highland acting as the Lead Agency for Adult Social Care and the Highland Council as the Lead Agency for Children’s Services 

Our staff work across Raigmore District General Hospital in Inverness, 3 Rural General Hospitals, 20 community hospitals and 17 directly managed Care Homes. We also have c1000 Primary Care Staff scattered throughout the land mass.   

You should have current registration with the General Medical Council with a licence to practise. 

For informal discussion, please contact Iain Stewart, Board Chief Executive, on 01463 704977   

Please only use the NHS Highland Application form by emailing, alternatively call John on 01463 705653 for a job pack to be sent out to you.

For full details please click the Apply button. Please quote Job Reference MS15.19.17.  

Closing date for receipt of completed applications: 31st May 2019