AHP Practice Education Lead

Nhs Lanarkshire
Closing date
29 Jun 2021

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Please note this is a part time post and the salary for this position will be pro-rata.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Practice Education team in NHS Lanarkshire. The post will support and promote excellence in practice based learning across the organisation and seek new and innovative ways to encourage learners at all levels in practice.

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 Health Board area:

Responsibility for designing and delivering training and development programmes as a major job responsibility

To enhance the quality of learning opportunities available to the AHP workforce.

To develop local opportunities with our partners for inter professional learning within the Health Board area

To make a significant contribution supporting the identified education needs of AHP workforce within the workplace

To increase the capacity of the Health Board area and other sectors to provide learning opportunities for pre-registration AHP students

Qualified to Masters Degree level or equivalent

Registration with Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) as one of the ten AHP professional groups

Evidence of CPD relevant to AHP Practice Education

Experience of working in a multidisciplinary setting

Demonstrates experience of practice placements and Practice Education issues

Ability to collate, analyse and make informed judgements on information sets

Experience in carrying out research and audit

High level written, verbal and presentation skills

Experience in workshop, project and change management

Demonstrates commitment to team leadership

Excellent communication and negotiation skills

Demonstrates and understands the specialities within the team, their perspectives and issues

IM&T skills

Able to work independently and in a self directed manner within the remit and timescales of the project

Informal enquiries regarding the post will be welcomed by Margot Russell, Director NMAHP Practice Development, on 07747762111.

If you have any queries regarding the application form or recruitment process, please contact Lyn Henry, Recruitment Administrator, on 01698 754373.

We anticipate a high level of interest in this position and may close the advert once a sufficient amount of applications are received. Therefore, please make sure you complete and submit your application at an early stage.

Whilst this advertisement may be for a specific post(s) in a particular location, applicants who are shortlisted for interview may be considered for similar vacancies in alternative locations.

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