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Nurse Educator

  • Job Reference: REQ006120
  • Date Posted: Thursday, 18 November 2021
  • Application Closing Date: Sunday, 19 December 2021
  • Location: Preston Campus
  • Grade/Salary: G (£34,304 - £36,382)
  • Basis: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract for 12 months
  • Job Category / Type: Academic
  • School/Service: School of Nursing
  • Hours: 37.00 hours per week - 1.0 FTE
  • Interview Date: To be Confirmed

An opportunity has arisen to join the School of Nursing as a Nurse Educator (full time, fixed term for 12 months). This post offers the opportunity for a registered nurse to commence a career within a team of highly committed nurse academics. The successful applicant will be enthusiastic and visionary, keen to shape Nurse education and work with the team to enhance the clinical proficiencies of pre-registration student nurses and trainee nursing associates. Nursing and Nursing Associate programmes are delivered at a number of sites, including Preston, Burnley and Westlakes.

Applicants must be registered as a Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and be educated to graduate level in a health-related subject. The successful applicant will have a teaching qualification or a willingness to undertake one upon appointment.

Contemporary practice experience is essential, and you'll have a keen interest in developments in the field. You'll be committed to the success of your students and be able to show that you can effectively support learning and teaching in the classroom, skills laboratory and in practice areas. Experience in higher education and/or the teaching and assessing of student nurses in practice is essential. There will be an expectation that the successful candidate will teach across a range of courses and there will be specific focus on clinical skills education in the university and clinical placement settings.

If you are interested and would like to discuss the post further please email Tara Brookes

DBS Clearance is required for this role and should be in place prior to appointment.
Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.

Please apply online via; if you cannot apply online please contact Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quoting the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form.

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