Cardiff University - School of Healthcare Sciences

The School of Healthcare Sciences, Cardiff University is seeking to appoint a part time Tutor to assist in the delivery of clinical skills education and mandatory training i.e. manual handling, Basic Life Support and Acute Life Threatening Events Recognition & Treatment (ALERT).

The School of Healthcare Sciences provides a broad range of under- and postgraduate education that directly improves health outcomes and healthcare for patients and families. This includes courses and research in Midwifery; Nursing (Adult, Child and Mental Health); Occupational Therapy; Physiotherapy; Clinical Photography; Perioperative Practice; and, Radiography (diagnostic and therapy).

We have a dynamic, collaborative and forward looking culture and we are recognised for our excellence in learning, teaching and research. We encourage critical thinking and reflection, valuing freedom of thought and intellectual curiosity from our staff and students. Our unique, multidisciplinary provision ensures our students become skilled, knowledgeable and compassionate healthcare professionals committed to an ethos of evidence-based care.

We pride ourselves on providing a stimulating and supportive environment, and encourage all our staff to pursue both personal and professional development. Working for us offers an opportunity to be part of one of the UK's leading universities for healthcare education with innovative and impactful programmes and research.

All candidates must have current registration with the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) or the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC). Candidates should hold the All-Wales Manual Handling Training Passport and Information Scheme or an equivalent qualification and an Intermediate Life Support qualification. They should have a proven ability to conduct education and training and demonstrable specialist knowledge of clinical and/or professional skills and possess relevant up to date clinical expertise.

An approved teaching qualification, such as the Post graduate Certificate in University Teaching and Learning or equivalent, or be working towards such a qualification is desirable.

The post is 0.6 FTE part-time or term-time contract with the options to be negotiated with the successful applicant. This is a fixed term post that will end 29 November 2017.  The post may also be available as a secondment opportunity.

Tutors will be expected to provide teaching between the hours of 9am - 5pm flexibly with demand increases at key times i.e. October/November/March.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Clare Hawker.  Email: hawkercl@cardiff.ac.uk

For further details about the School of Healthcare Sciences, please visit: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/healthcare-sciences/about-us

Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity.  Our inclusive environment welcomes applications from talented people from diverse backgrounds.

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