Clinical Tutor/Educator (Northamptonshire) Development Pathway

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East Midlands Ambulanc
Northampton Education Centre (Meridian/Rosings Leicester as required), Northampton
Competitive salary
01 Apr 2021
11 Apr 2021
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We are East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS), an organisation focused on delivering a high standard of emergency and urgent care to our patients across the region.

The East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EMAS) provides Emergency, Urgent and Non-Emergency pre-hospital care and transport across six counties (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire & Rutland and Northamptonshire).

The East Midlands has a lot to offer:

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Clinical Practice Tutor/Clinical Educator [Developmental] , Band 6 A4C

EMAS Education @ Northampton Education Centre

Northamptonshire & Leicestershire Divisional Areas

We are pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for an experienced clinician and aspiring clinical educator. This particular opportunity os open to candidates who commit to engaging with formal Tutor development and who may not currently hold formalised teaching/assessor qualifications.

The role of Clinical Practice Tutor (CPT) is an important role within EMAS Education and contributes to the delivery of taught programmes, as well as supporting divisional practice development and annual educational updates.

About You

You will need to embrace the EMAS Trust values and be committed to developing and delivering high quality clinical education which is student focused. You will be an experienced Clinician (Registered Paramedic [HCPC] or Nurse [NMC]) and hold at least a Dip HE/FdSc in a directly related subject. Additionally, you must commit to completing teaching and assessing qualification whilst in role, supported by the EMAS education team. You will have or a mentorship qualification with demonstrable evidence of work based teaching. You must be willing to undertake professional development.

Due to recent developments within education, you must be confident to deliver blended learning and utilise online systems (for example MS Teams/virtual learning environments) to deliver taught content/sessions.

Our Programmes

This is a particularly exciting time in education and EMAS have a range of students/learners accessing the Paramedic Apprenticeship, First Response Emergency Care (FREC) pathway (Technician), Associate Ambulance Practitioner, and Emergency/Urgent Care Assistant Programmes. We are also providing learning & development related to the Newly Qualified Paramedic (NQP) Programme. You will need to be confident to teach and assess across the range of educational provision. The successful applicant will be supported by a designated Clinical Education Specialist.

It is extremely important that as a Clinical Practice Tutor you work closely with the operational Divisions and you will be required to support Divisions with educational development and practice development, as part of this role. You must therefore be able to practice clinically and provide an operational response in accordance with your clinical registration.

Our Location

This Clinical Practice Tutor post is aligned to EMAS Education @ Northampton Education Centre (Kingsthorpe). There will also be a requirement to provide cover and support at our Leicester education centre, Rosings House (Narborough). The locations are easily accessible from the M1 motorway (Junctions 15a and 21) with excellent links across the Midlands. The Midlands is an attractive area to work with competitive housing and attractive cities, towns and villages.

Contact Us

We encourage and welcome contact from prospective applicants . Please contact either or for more information,

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Sandie Dolphin, Job title: Clinical Education Development Specialist, Email address:

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East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust is an equal opportunities and Disability Confident employer, committed to ensuring equality of opportunity. We actively encourage interest from across our diverse communities. Black and Minority Ethnic staff are currently under-represented within our workforce, and we welcome applications from within these communities.

We are keen to promote a positive work-life balance wherever possible and have introduced various policies and working practices to support this goal.

At EMAS we believe that our culture should be built upon our core values and that our behaviour should reflect these. Our values - respect, integrity, contribution, teamwork and competence - underpin everything we do - how we deliver our services and how we work with each other. We believe that it's our people who make EMAS what it is.

Our Vision - Responding to patient needs in the right way, developing our organisation to become outstanding for patients and staff, and collaborating to improve wider healthcare.

Please note we reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy if an internal member of staff on our redeployment register expresses an interest and is successful for this vacancy.

You may be required to complete a DBS clearance check if offered a position with EMAS. If you are not part of the update service, you will be liable for the payment and this will be deducted from your first months' salary. The current cost of an enhanced DBS check is £47.

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.

UK Registration

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