Apprenticeship Placement Tutor (Nursing & Allied Health)

Opening Date:
11 Dec 2019
Closing Date:
12 Jan 2020
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This is an exciting time to join the University, with our new University Strategy – Impact 2022 – and our revised values. The University is poised for the next phase in its development as we seek to develop our impact further, enrich the student experience through innovative and employment-focused education, and realign our professional services in support of our strategic aims.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the innovative nursing academic team based either in our vibrant Uxbridge campus or in our recently developed Aylesbury campus. Our programmes include; Degree Nursing, Nursing Associate, Assistant Practitioner and Apprenticeships and are delivered across all campuses and off-site, offering a diverse range of teaching opportunities.

Working alongside Academics and Professional Support Employees you will be responsible for the outcomes of a designated cohort(s) of nursing apprentices as well as ensuring all stakeholders receive outstanding customer service. You will be expected to act as contact point for apprentices and employer work-based mentors; and support, monitor, assess and report on apprentices’ progress. You will also be responsible for seeking resolutions to course delivery issues.

We are interested in candidates with a background in health provision and experience of teaching and/or work based learning, together with providing support for students and external partner stakeholders. The successful candidate will have a first degree, experience of working within healthcare, and ideally registered with the NMC. Applications from NAA qualified students will also be welcome.

You will be required to build strong relationships with employers, apprenticeships and academics, possess the ability to manage your own schedule across a number of off-site locations, and hold an ‘Introduction to teaching’ qualification or have a willingness to undertake one.

For further information about the role please email Associate Head of School: Karen.Harrison-White@Bucks.ac.uk, 01494 522141 ext. 3161 or Margaret.Rioga@Bucks.ac.uk, 01494 522141 ext. 3161 or Margaret.Rioga@Bucks.ac.uk (RN Mental Health Nursing) Tel. 1494 522141 ext. 5728

All applications are to be made in full and online via the University’s website. The University operates an anonymised shortlisting process and therefore any uploaded CV’s or supporting documents must not include your name and personal details.