We are looking to appoint enthusiastic lecturers to join the Department of Paramedic Science and Physician Associates to play a key role in the delivery of clinical skills education and placement liaison in the Physician Associates Programme. The successful candidates will contribute to clinical skills teaching across the Department and School to promote inter professional learning and teaching. The successful candidates will also liaise with mentors and visit students on placement.
The appointees will join a highly successful team. They will also participate in clinical simulation across a number of other health related disciplines including physicians associate, physiotherapy, and occupational therapy. The College is committed to inter-disciplinary simulated learning and the successful candidate will further enhance these developments. The College has a state of the art simulation centre including hospital, therapy and home environments and also benefits from dedicated skills technicians and a range of technically advanced equipment.
The Department of Paramedic Science and Physician Associates is one of four departments in the School and comprises courses in: Foundations degree in Health and Social Care, Occupational therapy, Physiotherapy, Nutritional therapy, Social work, and Physician Associate. The department also supports continuous professional development through short courses and study days.
Short-listed candidates invited to interview will be asked to deliver a 15-minute teaching session (followed by 5 minutes of questions). The teaching session should be pitched at level 7 and needs to focus on clinical reasoning. The session will be delivered to a small panel of academic staff, service users and students. The Chair of this group will provide feedback on the presentation to the interview panel.
For an informal discussion please contact Briony Williams: Head of Paramedic Science and Physician Associates firstname.lastname@example.org.