Clinical Learning Facilitator (Therapeutics)

£52.10 Per Hour
May 04, 2019
Jun 04, 2019
Medicine, Medical
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Other job types
University of Plymouth Peninsula Medical School is seeking a practising doctor or clinical pharmacist who is passionate about medical education and interested in delivering educational sessions on therapeutics and practical prescribing.

You will be central to the delivery and development of the Year 5 undergraduate medical course at the University of Plymouth Peninsula Medical School at John Bull Building / Derriford. Occasional travel to other sites may be required.

The Year 5 undergraduate experience is composed of Preparing for Practice in the clinical environment with a Supporting Academic Programme (SAP) delivered in small groups on a Wednesday morning. SAP sessions are small group learning delivering interactive, clinically based, practical sessions.

You will be delivering SAP sessions to Year 5 medical undergraduates in small groups.

Current roles available are:

* Therapeutics x1

You should be locally clinical active (either Doctor or Pharmacist). You will have an interest in medical education and be prepared to contribute to curriculum development and quality assurance as appropriate. An interest in education and experience of teaching is essential. Appropriate support, teaching resources and review are provided

You will be based in Plymouth (in John Bull Building or Derriford Hospital) delivering educational sessions in small groups on approximately 12 plus Wednesday mornings per academic year (October to June).

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role then please contact Dr Richard Perrett, Year 5 Lead, by email

Interviews are likely to take place on Friday 21 June 2019 AM and you will be notified if you have been shortlisted or not.

The University of Plymouth is committed to equality of opportunity, promoting a diverse and inclusive culture, demonstrated through our commitment to the gender equality Athena SWAN Charter and as a Stonewall diversity champion. All applications will be judged solely on merit, however, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently under-represented in the workforce, for example black and minority ethnic groups.

University of Plymouth holds a TEF (Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework) Silver by the Office for Students.

The Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry holds a Silver Athena Swan Award and the University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award which recognises commitment to advancing women's careers in STEMM academia.