Clinical Skills 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.

Role responsibilities: Working alongside academic staff to design and deliver innovative skills sessions within a simulation environment (e.g. blood pressure, scenario simulation CPR, and mandatory sessions). To assess students and provide regular feedback.

Applicants: Registered with the NMC, you will be a graduate and have recent experience of dealing with student nurses either in a Higher Education Institution or in clinical practice. We require candidates to have experience of training or clinical demonstration including assessing practical skills.

You will also have demonstrable ability to work within a team and possess effective communications skills.

We are particularly interested in practitioners with current clinical skills such as venepuncture, cannulation and catheterisation.

An ‘Introduction to teaching’ qualification or willingness to undertake one will also be essential.

If you have the qualities and attributes representative of the University’s values and ambition, we would be delighted to hear from you.

What you can expect in return are excellent employment benefits including: training, development and research support, a generous holiday entitlement, contributory pension scheme, discounted gym membership and a range of staff discounts with major retailers.

For further information about the role please email: Karen Buckwell-Nutt, Head of School of Nursing & Allied Health at karen.buckwell-nutt@bucks.ac.uk.

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.