Workforce, training and education
Yorkshire and Humber

Leadership Fellow for Health Education England Yorkshire and the Humber (HEE YH) Trainee Engagement

Post reference: FLP 2023 / Bid 63

Host organisation: Health Education England

Post location: Based at nearest HEE office (Leeds, Sheffield or Hull)

Potential Applicants: 

  • Medical Specialty Trainees (ST3+),
  • Dental Specialty Trainees (StR)
  • Public Health Registrars (ST3+)

Number of Posts: 1

Post start date: August 2023

This is a one-year leadership post based in Health Education England working across Yorkshire and the Humber (HEE YH). 

You will either: 

  • be seconded as an OOPE (out of programme experience) from your speciality training programme for junior doctors or undertake a secondment or 

  • fixed term appointment if you are from another clinical background. 

This post focuses on improving trainee engagement with the work of HEE YH as greater trainee engagement is linked to improved quality of training.  You will develop your leadership skills by networking across a large region, undertaking discreet, self-identified projects. Furthermore, you will be engaging with faculty, employers and other stakeholders and promoting the trainee engagement work of HEE YH nationally.  

You will be supported by senior faculty at HEE YH and will be supported to develop an understanding of HEE YH’s functions and responsibilities by attending meetings, supporting working groups and through your own independent learning. 

As a successful applicant you will also have access to a variety of development opportunities (e.g. Myers Briggs Type Indicator feedback, 360 appraisal, coaching, participation in an Action Learning Set) and will be supported to undertake 1 year of a postgraduate qualification, e.g. PG Cert in Medical Leadership. 

Interview date:  07/12/2022

Application contact:


For application instructions and to download an Application Form, please see the vacancies section on the Future Leaders recruitment website.