Equality, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) Training Hub Fellowship – Somerset Training Hub, ICB and Systems Inclusion Manager

Somerset Training Hub are delighted to announce a position for an Equality, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) Training Hub Fellowship. This 12-month Fellowship, starting in autumn 2023, will provide an exciting opportunity for a motivated GP to develop their knowledge and skills in promoting equality, diversity, and inclusion through leadership and education, alongside their existing clinical role. We welcome expressions of interest from all, encouraging those with lived experiences to apply also. It is essential that people expressing interest have familiarised themselves with the Equality Act 2010.

The successful applicant will work with both the Somerset Training Hub and Integrated Care Board and Systems Inclusion Manager. The role will be for 8 hours per week for 12 months; leading projects to support staff from any diverse background / protected characteristic, working in primary care in Somerset. The role will include:

Develop and deliver training to improve EDI within the primary care workforce.

Create support and development opportunities for primary care staff from any diverse background / protected characteristic.

Improve access to existing support and development opportunities for those from any diverse background/protected characteristic.

Help support international workforce into primary care careers in Somerset.

The role will be mainly remote, and you will be mentored by the Integrated Care Board’s Diversity Lead. For further information or to express interest please contact somersetlmc.sth.office@nhs.net. Expressions of interest should include details of your General Medical Council number, details of your main place of work and a summary of why you believe you would be well suited to this role, with your hopes of what you would like to achieve. Expressions of interest could be in formats such as electronic, paper (addressed to Somerset Training Hub, LMC offices, Crown Medical Centre, Venture Way, Taunton, TA2 8QY), audio or video.

Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 22nd September 2023. Interviews will be arranged for early October 2023.