Practice Learning Tutor

Opening Date:
13 Oct 2023
Closing Date:
29 Oct 2023
Salary Range:

Working as a Practice Learning Tutor you will facilitate a group of students and work collaboratively with both practice assessors and 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, We would be interested in applications from candidates with experience of private and voluntary sector health and social care organisation, particularly care homes.

Further detail is available in the job description.

Full UK Driving Licence essential and car owner essential. Required to work in the region supporting practice placements.

Further information is available in the person specification.

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

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact James Wade (Faculty Director of Practice Placements) at or Barry Hill (Department Employability Lead)

We welcome applications from the UK and across the world. Visit our web pages for details about Relocation Assistance.

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