Patient Partnership Coordinator

University of Edinburgh
February 25, 2023
Offerd Salary:£35,333 - £42,155
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  • Little France, Edinburgh, EH16 4SU, GB
  • Posting Date

    01/27/2023, 07:49 PM

    Apply Before

    02/25/2023, 12:00 AM

    Job Schedule

    Full time

    Health and Safety Requirements

    No key hazards identified for this post

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    No criminal record check required

    Contract Type

    Fixed Term

    Job Description

    Grade UE07, £35,333 - £42,155 per annum

    College of Medicine and Vet Medicine, Edinburgh Medical School, Medical Education

    Full-Time, 35 hours per week

    F ixed term, 2 year s

    We are looking for a Patient Partnership Coordinator for the highly successful Edinburgh Patient Partnership in Assessment and Teaching (EPPSAT) programme.

    Applications are invited from Registered Nurses with recent clinical experience who are interested in working with a dedicated programme of volunteer patients to support the delivery of high quality assessment and teaching to medical students and postgraduate trainees.

    Your skills and attributes for success:

  • Excellent communication skills and empathy
  • Works well as part of a team
  • Organisation and forward planning
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • An interest in teaching
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    As a valued member of our team you can expect:

    An exciting, positive, creative, challenging and rewarding place to work. We give you support, nurture your talent and reward success. You will benefit from a competitive reward package and a wide range of staff benefits, which includes a generous holiday entitlement, a defined benefits pension scheme , staff discounts, family friendly initiatives , flexible working and much more. Access our staff benefits page for further information and use our reward calculator to find out the total value of pay and benefits provided.

    The University of Edinburgh holds a Silver Athena SWAN award in recognition of our commitment to advance gender equality in higher education. We are members of the Race Equality Charter and we are also Stonewall Scotland Diversity Champions, actively promoting LGBT equality.

    If invited for interview you will be required to evidence your right to work in the UK. Further information is available on our right to work webpages (opens new browser tab).

    The University is able to sponsor the employment of international workers in this role. If successful, an international applicant requiring sponsorship to work in the UK will need to satisfy the UK Home Office's English Language requirements and apply for and secure a Skilled Worker Visa.

    About Us

    As a world-leading research-intensive University, we are here to address tomorrow's greatest challenges. Between now and 2030 we will do that with a values-led approach to teaching, research and innovation, and through the strength of our relationships, both locally and globally.

    About the Team

    Edinburgh Medical School: Medical Education is based in the Chancellor's Building at Little France and sits within the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine CMVM . It was created in 2017 following the integration of the organisation and academic development of the MBChB curriculum, following the launch of the six year MBChB programme. Medical Education works in partnership with academic and NHS staff, educational technologists, and administrative colleagues to ensure our undergraduate medical programme meets the standards laid down by the General Medical Council and the Quality Assurance Agency, and goes beyond these requirements to deliver a world-class education. Core activities include curriculum development, faculty development and educational research as well as meeting the highest standards for delivery of the curriculum and improvement to the student experience. In addition the postgraduate Masters in clinical education and international consultancy and projects contribute to excellence in clinical education locally and beyond.

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