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Education Specialist

Contract: Permanent Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £36,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Location: Based Welwyn Garden City, Herts
Closing Date: 01 Sep, 2017

We are looking for an enthusiastic Education Specialist to join our Education Team to help ensure that Isabel Hospice is at the forefront of palliative care education in our community.  Your main responsibilities will be to assess training and development needs within the clinical areas of the hospice and the design and delivery of a robust programme of CPD for all clinical staff, ensuring that education delivery is up to date and in line with national guidelines. You will also assist in the planning and delivery of external training and draw on your own specialist knowledge to enhance our programme.  Other responsibilities will include supporting staff with revalidation, acting as key point of contact for student nurses and mentors and assisting the Education Lead with the introduction of specialist development programmes.

To apply you must be a first level registered nurse with previous specialist experience gained within a hospice or relevant nurse specialist role. You should hold a mentorship qualification and have previous experience of designing and delivering education within role, with excellent facilitation and presentation skills.  A degree in palliative care and a PG Certificate in Higher Education are desirable or the willingness to work towards. 

We offer 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays, pension and life assurance scheme.    We also offer continuation of membership of the NHS pension scheme and honour NHS long service leave. 

To apply, please complete the application pack and return to Jane Slater, HR Advisor, 61 Bridge Road East, Welwyn Garden City, Herts AL7 1JR or by email to Jane Slater.  For enquiries please contact 01707 382584.

Closing Date for Applications – 22nd August 2017