Practice Learning Tutor

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear (GB)
£35,844 - £40,322
18 Jun 2021
End of advertisement period
11 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

The Faculty of Health and Life Sciences strives to be excellent in teaching, research and innovation. We are seeking an outstanding and inspiring  Practice Learning Tutor to be part of a team of academic, technical and administrative colleagues to facilitate practice learning to the highest quality by supporting undergraduate nursing and midwifery students in facilitating teaching and assessment in the clinical setting and on campus. This is a Professional support role.

Working as a practice Practice Learning Tutor you will facilitate a group of students and work collaboratively with both practice assessors and fellow academic assessors, ensure students gain advice and support to ensure fairness, equity and consistency in the learning journey. In addition, contribute to a range of activities which enhance the work-based learning experience, whilst contributing to ongoing programme improvement, review and development

Professional registration (NMC/HCPC) is desirable but will also consider relevant professional experience for this role.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Dr Alan Platt (Deputy Head of Department) or Sasha Ban (Deputy Head of Department)

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 therefore the successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

To apply for this vacancy please click ‘Apply Now’ and submit a Covering Letter and your CV and where relevant any documents specifically request in the Role Description and Person Specification.

Northumbria University takes pride in, and values, the quality and diversity of our staff. We welcome applications from all members of the community. The University holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award in recognition of our commitment to improving employment practices for the advancement of gender equality.

We welcome applications from the UK and across the world. Visit our web pages for details about the Information and Support for International Colleagues.

Please note this vacancy will close on 11/07/2021