Clinical Teacher, Neurology and Rural Medicine
Application closing date: 19/04/2020
Location: Burnley Campus
Salary: Grade: Clinical Pay scales
Job category/type: Academic
The School wishes to appoint two Clinical Teachers to join our enthusiastic and committed MB BS teaching team. This is an ideal opportunity for those wishing to further advance their existing experience in curriculum development and teaching in the context of medical education.
This will be a varied post supporting Year 3 and 4 MBBS students who will be based in East Lancashire at UCLan’s Burnley Campus and East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust. You will focus on teaching and small group facilitation for the Year 3 Neurology and Year 4 Renal clinical placements, including communication skills, clinical skills, applied science sessions, case-based learning, clinical reasoning and professionalism. Two days each week will be spent teaching students in the
hospital environment on placement. In addition, the Clinical Teachers will also act as Academic Advisor for a group of Year 3 or 4 students and may also provide facilitation and support to the Year 1 and 2 MBBS students based in Preston. You will also be involved in the assessment and selection of students.
Holding full registration with the GMC, you will be post CT2 and have experience of working to the standards required of professional bodies. Applicants will be expected to have previous experience in the development and delivery of undergraduate medical education; including experience in small group facilitation and reflective practice.
Utilising excellent communication skills, you will be an active networker and have the ability to work within a multidisciplinary team.
Informal enquiries are welcomed; please contact Dr Jenny MacDowall, Head of Phase 2, via email in the first instance JEMacdowall@uclan.ac.uk
Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in East Lancashire (UCLan Burnley Campus and East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust) and UCLan Preston Campus.
Please apply online via www.uclan.ac.uk/jobs or by contacting Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quoting the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form.
School/Service: School of Medicine
Hours: Full time (37 hours per week - 1.0 FTE)
Basis: Fixed term contract for 1 year
Interview Date: To be confirmed