Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Education

Opening Date:
4 Jul 2017
Closing Date:
25 Jul 2017
Salary Range:

You will be joining a team with a well established reputation for high quality cutting edge education. As part of the role you will work in collaboration with London Ambulance Service NHS Trust (LAS), South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SECamb) and South Central Ambulance Service NHS Trust (SCAST).

You will benefit from the Department of paramedics expertise in undergraduate and postgraduate degree education, and will be expected to take an active and developing role. Your role will be dependent on your background and experience. The department is currently looking for several new staff to enhance is current and planned provision. This will be in the areas of Post graduate, post registration, undergraduate education, skills, simulation and scenario roles. Some of you role might be working in the brand new state of the art dedicated Paramedic simulation Centre.

This consist of a skills Lab, simulation suite and interactive Immersion simulation environment. If appropriate you might be involved in our urgent and critical care pathways at post registration and postgraduate levels. You will also be involved on a variety of modules, assessments, marking and areas of student support.

The role expects high quality, free thinking and innovation in clinical education and development.

An experienced and motivated paramedic on the HCPC register, you will bring high clinical standards together with an understanding of higher education in the paramedic profession. A proven track record of learning, teaching and assessment in higher education or trust education and mentorship would be desirable, though development opportunities will be provided.

You will be expected and supported to obtain a PGCHE or equivalent in teaching and learning together with registration with the HEA once employed. Some experience of research and scholarship in the field of paramedic practice or education will be essential to succeed in this role.