Veterinary Practice Placement Co-ordinator
Reference Number: SCCG2166
Salary: Starting salary £15,969 per annum with incremental progression to £17,938 pro rata £27,481 to £30,869
Advert Closing Date: Midnight on 17th January 2021
Interview Date: Week commencing 25th January 2021
Interviews will comply with social distancing guidelines/remote interviews will be held on Microsoft Teams
Location: Eccles Sixth Form College
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours per Week: 22
Eccles Sixth Form College requires Registered Veterinary Nurse or Veterinary Surgeon as a Veterinary Nursing Placement Coordinator. The successful candidate will be contracted for 22 hours per week. The role requires a confident, friendly and helpful person who will be able to work under pressure and on their own initiative.
The role involves liaising with students, teachers and employers to secure work placements for veterinary nursing students and ensure that up to date records of all placements are maintained. They will be required to secure new training practices and be the contact between the college and veterinary practices. The successful candidate will be required to assess clinical competency of learners whilst undertaking work placement and assist with the delivery of practical skills for example preparation for OSCE’s. They will also be responsible quality checking the online portfolio completed in practice (Central Skills Log) and monitoring student progress towards this. Working with the Veterinary Nursing teachers they will also play a role in the selection process of new students.
To apply for this job, please complete the registration and online application form via our website.
Reasons to Join Us:
• A range of developmental & career opportunities
• Staff Benefits Package with the best discounts and savings from high-street retailers, holidays and cinemas
• Various health & wellbeing benefits including discounted gym memberships, confidential staff counselling and health cash plans
• Family Friendly & Flexible Working Policies
Commitment to Safeguarding
As part of our safeguarding commitment we undertake DBS checks as part of our pre-employment procedures on all potential new employees. Appointees will be required to pay for their own DBS checks where applicable to the post.
Eccles Sixth Form College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.