AHP Practice Education Lead

NHS Lanarkshire
Hamilton Intnl Technology Park
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
This post is open to internal candidates only.

An opportunity has arisen to take a lead role in supporting the educational needs of the AHP workforce within the workplace across NHS Lanarkshire.
We are looking for a friendly and enthusiastic individual with a flexible and proactive approach to practice education.

The purpose of this role is to support and facilitate the development of the workplace as a sustainable quality learning environment for all Allied Health Professional staff (Registered AHPs, pre-registration students, support workers and staff “returning to practice”) working across all care settings within the Health Board area. In addition the post holder will contribute to the development and implementation of national practice education programmes of work.

We want to hear from you if:
• You are passionate about the role of practice education supporting career development and CPD for allied health professionals and support staff.
• You can demonstrate excellent leadership, communication and inter personal skills
• You have education relevant experience
• You are a qualified AHP and registered with the HCPC
• You have Masters qualification or can demonstrate the equivalent e.g a critical understanding of the theories and principles in education, application of critical analysis, evaluation and synthesis, autonomy and initiative.