Senior Clinical Work Based Learning Facilitator

Expiring today

York Teaching Hospital
Scarborough Hospital or York Hospital, Scarborough or York
Competitive salary
17 Feb 2021
27 Feb 2021
Role Type
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Our Values
  • We are KIND
  • We are OPEN
  • We pursue EXCELLENCE

We are looking for applications from people who share our values to help make us a valued and trusted partner within our care system, that delivers safe effective care to our local population

People for Patients. Our People, our Patients, our Priority

Are you looking for an interesting post that offers a change of direction in your career and the opportunity for you to develop skills in work based learning? An opportunity has arisen within the Clinical Work Based Learning Team and we are recruiting a Registered Healthcare Professional to join us as a Senior Clinical Work Based learning Facilitator.

We have two positions available:
  • position one : 37.5 hours per week, permanent
  • position two : 30 hours per week, fixed term for one year

Please confirm within your supporting information which post you are applying for, if you applying for both please state this also.

We work together as a team across all sites, delivering Health Care Assistant education programmes within the organisation. You will need good communication skills, knowledge of current Care Certificate requirements, Apprenticeship agenda and experience of supporting Healthcare Assistant development in a practice setting.

The posts will be based at either Scarborough Hospital or York Hospital delivering educational programmes and supporting learners within a defined area. We are looking for a motivated, flexible and enthusiastic registered healthcare professional who will be able to support the delivery of the clinical support staff education agenda providing support and cover when required to all areas in the organisation.

The role of the Senior Clinical Work Based Learning Facilitator is to:
  • Facilitate the delivery and evaluation of work based learning in the clinical environment, supporting the implementation of the education agenda relating to work based learning
  • Develop and deliver training programmes to the non-registered workforce in the Organisation, working to the internal quality assurance of vocational learning and liaising with other training providers if required
  • Ensure the Trust meets the National and Regional Standards for Healthcare Education
  • Act as a positive role model, promoting quality evidence-based practice
  • To act as a conduit between the clinical placements/providers and the organisations within the healthcare community to promote effective partnership working and be a valuable resource for staff and learners requiring advice or guidance on issues relating to work based learning or vocational qualifications

This will involve liaising with partners within and outside the organisation and will involve delivery of presentations, teaching, mediation and organisational skills in order to meet the challenges of work based learning. We can offer you a varied working experience, opportunities to develop your professional skills and work within a friendly supportive team.

Please note the successful applicant will be required to work across all trust sites.

If you are currently employed by the Trust and wish to apply for the fixed term role on a secondment basis please seek permission from your current line manager before applying for the position.

As this post can be based at either Scarborough or York the preferred base will be discussed at interview.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Theresa Devanney, Clinical Workbased Learning Team Lead

To arrange a discussion regarding the post please contact:

Joanne Watson, CU&WBL Admin Team Lead

01723 385004

It's not just the area that's a great draw. In addition, as a member of our team you'll have access to one of the most generous and comprehensive pension schemes in the UK, a minimum of 27 days annual leave (on top of Bank Holidays) and an award-winning package of staff benefits (see link on the right).

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Please note that some of our substantive vacancies may be available on a smaller number of hours than advertised. If you would be interested in applying on this basis, we would encourage you to contact the appointing manager to enquire further.

Agile and Flexible Working - We are committed to helping all staff balance their work with other commitments whilst ensuring minimal service impact, and have recently launched our new Agile and Flexible Working policy to support this. We encourage you to speak to the recruiting manager named within this advert to discuss any requirements you may have.

We are a carer friendly employer.

DBS Checks - All new employees starting work with us will be charged for the cost of their DBS check if it is required for the role. The cost will be deducted from your salary either in 1 payment or over a six month period once you start employment. The charges are currently £27.20 for a standard check and £44.20 for an enhanced check. The level of check will be determined by the post you are applying for. Please note that Volunteers and Bank only staff will not be charged.

A bit more about us and the surrounding area:

North Yorkshire is a fantastic part of the country. It is home to two national parks, a beautiful coastline, and the city of York; a place which is consistently voted one of the best to live in the UK. It's a great place to be and, as the largest provider of healthcare locally, we're proud to serve 800,000 people.

What next? Explore the documents attached to the advert and be sure to read our 'Our guidance for applicants' before applying. Good luck with your application!

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the current Resident Labour Market Test which will be in place until the end of December 2020. UK Visas and Immigration requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

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