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Clinical Nurse Educator

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Registered Mental Health or Learning Disability Nurse to act as a clinical nurse facilitator for Adult Mental Health and Learning Disability Services, responsible for the development, provision and management of high quality, practice based learning, clinical education and teaching for Nurses and Health Care Support Workers across NHS Tayside.

The post holder will be responsible for:-

• co-designing and co-delivering practice based learning;

• clinical skills development;

• supporting the development of local training plans across Adult Mental Health and Learning Disability Services;

• ensuring that the provision of clinical education & teaching meets both service and professional requirements.

We are looking for an adaptable individual who is a Registered Mental Health or Learning Disability Nurse educated to first degree, Masters degree or with equivalent clinical experience &/or NMC recordable teaching qualification desirable.

Additionally, the post holder should have a extensive years experience of Mental Health or Learning Disability nursing in areas with highly developed clinical, teaching and learning skills, have a Master's degree or ability to evidence working to a Masters Level and demonstrate an interest in and have experience in delivering educational programmes.

You must possess excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills and possess good organisational skills and be able to work with minimal direction and supervision.

The post holder will work in a culture that values and enables people to reach their full potential and upholds the NHS Tayside's key values:- care and compassion; dignity and respect; openness, honesty and responsibility; and quality and teamwork.

*Internal candidates - Written approval must be sought from your line manager prior to applying for this secondment. You will be required to bring this if shortlisted for interview.

NHS Tayside is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.


Clinical Nurse Educator

United Kingdom

Published on 10 Aug 2019