PLACEMENT LEAD

Category: Private Work
Closing Date: 10 July 2018
Salary: £33,518.00 to £47,722.00 unspecified
Location: South West
Full time/Part time: Full Time
Position Type: Permanent

Faculty: Faculty of Health & Human Sciences
School: School of Health Professions
Ref: A6002
Job Title: Placement Lead
Salary/Grade: £33,518 to £47,722 pa Grade 7/8

The Physiotherapy programme is looking for a dynamic, highly motivated and proactive physiotherapist to lead the experienced placement team.
You should have excellent communication and negotiating skills and will work well as a member of a committed team. You will develop robust working relationships with practice colleagues to enhance and diversify placement capacity in the region; to ensure compliance with clinical policies and procedures and to shape clinical education within the school. As a member of the physiotherapy team you will have the opportunity to promote academic quality and high standards of learning & teaching practice at both undergraduate and postgraduate role and will be involved in the recruitment of high quality applicants.

Applications from registered physiotherapists with appropriate academic and/or professional experience are invited to apply for this exciting position.

The position is based at The School of Health Professions, Peninsula Allied Health Centre, Plymouth University. We offer a broad range of allied health profession programmes from undergraduate to Masters and Doctorate level and provide plenty of opportunities for collaborative inter professional working.

This vacancy will involve working with children and/or vulnerable adults and any appointment will be subject to receipt of clearance for the Protection of Children from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Location: Peninsula Allied Health Centre, Derriford Road, Plymouth

Contact details for informal discussion:

Heather Hunter
Academic Lead BSc (Hons)Physiotherapy
e-mail: heather.hunter@plymouth.ac.uk
Tel: 01752 588842

Alec Rickard
Programme Lead BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
e-mail: alec.rickard@plymouth.ac.uk
Tel: 01752 588850


Closing date:Midnight Tuesday 10th July 2018
Interview date: Expected interview date Wednesday 16th August 2018

The interview will include a short presentation “Enhancing placement capacity in the region:opportunities and challenges”

University of Plymouth is committed to an inclusive culture and respecting diversity, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community and is a Stonewall diversity champion.

The University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award which recognises commitment to advancing women’s careers in STEMM academia.

University of Plymouth has been recognised by Bloomberg as one of the 50 best UK employers for 2016.

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