Cardiology Practice Educator


Posted: 2 years ago

University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust

£40,057 - £45,839 pa/pro rata


We recently went into partnership with Bournemouth University and, with the merger of Poole Hospital and Royal Bournemouth & Christchurch Hospital NHS Foundation Trusts, became University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust this is a really exciting time to join us!

Our ambitious multi-million pound plans to develop our sites are well underway, including developing RBH as the major acute and emergency hospital in East Dorset, PH as the major planned care hospital, and ambitious plans for Christchurch to support on-going patient treatment.

Joining UHD gives you the opportunity to enjoy all that Dorset has to offer. Bournemouth is a vibrant university town , and Poole has a large natural harbour and is perfect for water sports or relaxing at a quayside restaurant.

With both the New Forest and Isle of Purbeck on our doorstep, over 7 miles of stunning sandy beaches and coastal paths, we are located within an area of amazing beauty providing a great place for you to achieve your rewarding work life balance.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a enthusiastic and dedicated nurse who is passionate about education and training to join our UHD Cardiology Team as a practice educator.

This is great opportunity to lead the way for training and development of new and existing staff member's in the Cardiology department whilst forging close inter-working relationships with the wider UHD education and practice development teams. The role will improve the clinical practice that we deliver to our patients, resulting in better clinical outcomes and an improved patient experience. You must have exemplary communication and interpersonal skills and be a excellent role model to our teams.

We are looking for a registered nurse with significant post-registration experience within the Cardiology speciality, previous teaching experience is essential along with the desire to enhance the learning and development of others. Being able to demonstrate autonomous working and be a flexible team player is key to the role.

If any applicant is successful for interview there will be a ten minute presentation as part of the interview process.

Base Location: Royal Bournemouth Hospital (but you will be required to work across site)

Interview Date: 19th April 2022

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Nikki Manns

Job title Cardiology Matron

Email address

Telephone number 0300 019 6607

Additional contact information

Jody Bryant - Senior Matron

We believe that having a diverse workforce, and allowing people to be themselves, is essential in ensuring we offer an inclusive, welcoming and productive place to work.

We especially welcome applications from minority groups in the community who may be underrepresented in our workforce.

At UHD our active staff network groups are Black Asian Minority Ethnic Group (BAME), Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Network Group (LGBTQ+), European (EU), Pro Ability Staff Network, and the Armed Forces Support Group.

As a Trust we are proudly signed up to the Disability Confident and Armed Forces Covenant guaranteed interview schemes.

Please note:

COVID-19 vaccination remains the best way to protect yourself, your family, your colleagues and of course our patients from the virus when working in our healthcare settings. Whilst COVID-19 vaccination is not a condition of employment at this time, we do encourage our staff to get vaccinated.

Staff recruited are expected to be available to work flexibly across all our Trust locations when service demands require it.

This advert may be closed early if sufficient applications are received.

Internal Candidates: staff employed prior to merger who voluntarily change jobs will be appointed to UHD terms and conditions.



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Job Reference

Reference: 153-HK-10410

Closing Date: 2022-04-07

Interview Date: 19/04/2022

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