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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 20/10/2021.

Clinical Practice Educator

Job Reference: L28-27294

St Andrew’s Healthcare
£31,000-38,000 (dependent on experience)

Academic Department

Location: Northampton

The Role & Person

An exciting opportunity has become available to support Practice Education and student assessment. We are looking for an experienced Mental Health / Learning Disability Nurse with a track record of student engagement and iscommitted in delivering an excellent student experience. The individual needs to be knowledgeable of student assessment and practice learning. They need to be flexible in their working patterns as to support students, have good contemporary knowledge of clinical practice and excellent relational skills.

Although working within a small team, the ability to organise their own work and problem solve will be essential. The post holder will deliver small workshops to students, contribute to the wider educational aim of the team who deliver educational programmes through our Institutional Partnership with the University of Northampton. The role will encompass all regional sites.

Therefore, if you are a Registered Mental Health or Learning Disability Nurse, haveexperience of mentoring students,and wish to develop acareer in Practice Education then we would like to hear from you.

Rewards and Benefits

We offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • Excellent professional and career development and training opportunities
  • Pension and life assurance
  • Sickness policy on par with the NHS
  • 35 days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Free parking
  • Paid DBS application

On-site facilities such as gym and boot camp, swimming pool, café, library all within beautiful grounds.

You will also be part of a great team, giving you plenty of exposure to mentoring and coaching and extensive opportunities for continuing professional development and training.


For an informal discussion about the role please contact Rachael Garner, Clinical Placement Lead,at 616661 or Ged Rogers, Clinical Education Manager,at 01604 616083.

Closing date: 20 October 2021

Interview dates: 1 November 2021

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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