Practice Learning Facilitator/Senior Practice Learning Facilitator

Opening Date:
26 May 2022
Closing Date:
8 Jun 2022
Salary Range:

At Leeds Trinity University, we aspire to make a difference to the people, the professions and the places that we serve, and we are looking for talented and enthusiastic people to join our University community. We are ranked top in Yorkshire for learning community and pride ourselves on being the University where our students are a name, not just a number. The University has a distinctive, employability-focused educational offer and works closely with employers to address the skills needs of today’s workforce. Applications are invited for the following post:

Practice Learning Facilitator/Senior Practice Learning Facilitator

Hours of Work: Full-time (1.0fte)
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: The starting salary will be from £34,304 up to £50,296 per annum in Grade 7/8, depending on qualifications and experience

Leeds Trinity University has embarked on the delivery of a strategic ambition to provide a range of Nursing and Allied Health Professions’ programmes to support local, regional, and national workforce demands. As such, there exists an exciting opportunity located within the growing School of Health, Sport & Life Sciences (HSLS) to help shape the future of the Nursing and Allied Health workforce in Yorkshire. In this unique post, you will be responsible for developing and growing diverse placements for Health Care students. This will require significant partnership development across professions, geographical areas, and systems.

This is an opportunity for you to provide leadership to our interprofessional placement learning offer that includes partnership working across boundaries both internally and with practice partners. Our mission is to provide outstanding education for the future Nursing and Allied Health Workforce in a face-to-face, supportive and interprofessional community.

You will have knowledge, experience, and skills within the field of Nursing and Allied Health education, both clinically and academically including alternative models of practice learning, simulation, and virtual placement delivery.  You will also need to be a current registrant with one of the following: Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) or Health and Care Professionals Council (HCPC) and have demonstrable expertise in supporting practice learning for professional students to meet NMC Standards for Student Supervision and Assessment (SSSA) and equivalent HCPC requirements.

You will need to be motivated, pro-active and engage with collaborative working, both as a team and with wider partners. We aim to ensure that we equip our students with the skills necessary to succeed in the workplace upon graduation and throughout their professional careers. As such, we not only focus on the acquisition of caring skills and knowledge, but also on vital transferable skills such as compassionate leadership and robust digital skills.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Abi Lancaster, Senior Professional Practice Fellow / Academic Lead in Nursing at

Please note that this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Further details and the online application are available at:

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 8th June 2022

Interviews for this post is expected to take place on Friday 24th June 2022

If you have any queries about the application process, please email or call 0113 283 7130.

Leeds Trinity University values diversity and inclusion and particularly encourages applications from the following groups as they are currently under-represented within the University: LGBT+, Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic applicants, as well as candidates with disabilities, whether hidden or otherwise. The University will consider all forms of flexible working arrangements. All appointments will be based on merit.