Associate Lecturer Practice Education

Cardiff, United Kingdom
05 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
08 Aug 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

There are 2 x 0.4fte positions available for this role.

This is an exciting opportunity to work with Cardiff Met and NHS Wales to support Speech and Language Therapy students with their Clinical Education. These new roles are central to Cardiff Met's recent course redesign and will work for Cardiff Met, based within a region of NHS Wales.

Role Summary:

The postholder will support students and placement educators in Speech & Language Therapy placements within the respective health boards in NHS Wales in a developing capacity.

In a developing capacity, the postholder will provide coordination, support and education for SLT students whilst undertaking clinical placements. S/he will be responsible for providing support to practitioners undertaking a clinical education role in the SLT workplace, and will assist in the development of positive learning environments. SLT students will have placements in a range of locations so the post will involve traveling between sites within their region

The role will include enrolment on PGC Teaching in Higher Education at Cardiff Met, to support development of learning and teaching skills.

Each Practice Education Facilitator will cover a region within Wales. The regions are comprised of one or more Health Boards:

Betsi Cadwaladr (West) and Hywel Dda (Ceredigion)

Hywel Dda (Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire)

Applicants are welcome to apply for more than one region, please state at the top of your supporting information which area(s) you would like to apply for.