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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 26/01/2020.

Band 7 Practice Educator for AHP, Corporate Nursing

Job Reference: 360-E-8465

West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Watford General Hospital, Watford
£39,332 - £45,534 pa inc HCA

As an employer of nearly 5,000 staff, West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust is the place to be. Having have been shortlisted over the last three years for 18 national people related awards and most recently winning the Nursing Times award for Best UK Employer 2019 we are immensely proud of our achievements.

We have lots to shout about! Despite having lots of challenges, we’ve worked really hard to make West Herts a great place to work. The good news is we’re really starting to see the results of our efforts. We’re one of the few NHS organisations across the UK to have achieved a phenomenal 0% nurse vacancy rate within our adult inpatient areas. We have also recently secured over £450m capital funding to transform our sites and give our patients and colleagues within #teamwestherts the working environment they deserve.

We have a unique opportunity for an experienced and motivated Allied Healthcare Professional, who is passionate about nursing education and development to join the Trust as Practice Education Facilitator.

The Practice Education Facilitator role is designed to influence the quality of the clinical learning environment by providing support, educational input, and development activities for mentors and students. The role aims to enhance the quality of the practice learning experience and positively contribute to the future nursing workforce.

We are interested in candidates, who have acute post registration experience at senior band 6 and completed a Clinical Educator programme/module. You need to be able to demonstrate excellent communication, mentoring skills, the ability to work autonomously and have a genuine interest in teaching and education, whilst encouraging the implementation of innovative practice. This is your chance to join a team dedicated to the highest standards of patient care, at a Trust that continues to offer fulfilling careers, and enviable development potential.

Interviews: 4 February 2020

For further details / informal visits contact:

Jo Prytherch-Lead Nurse for Workforce and Education , or Darren Chetty- Senior Nurse Education Tel - 07387105217

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