Clinical Lecturer in Medical Education
(Education and Scholarship)
Starting salary: From £82,096 pro rata
Appropriate point on 2003 Consultant Contract: scale subject to experience
0.4-0.5 FTE 4-5 PAs subject to negotiation
Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience. With a turnover in excess of £170 million, over 10,000 students and a total staff of approximately 2000, the University provides high quality teaching across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects and promotes world-class research. Further information can be found at http://www.keele.ac.uk
This post represents an exciting opportunity to join a team of academic GPs in the highly rated School of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences.
You will work with the existing Medical Education/Academic General Practice Team which contributes to many aspects of education in the School of Medicine. Your main responsibilities will encompass teaching, assessment, student selection, pastoral care and curriculum development for the MBChB course. You will work closely with teaching practices and be the liaison lecturer for a locality, responsible for maintaining strong working relationships with existing teaching practices, staff development for community tutors and for recruitment of new teaching practices.
You will also be expected to undertake leadership roles: the GP Clinical Lead for Year 4 placements including the curriculum content of these; the lead for the simulated GP Safe and Effective Clinical Outcome (SECO) clinics in Year 5 and the GP Clinical Lead for Prescribing and the external Prescribing Safety Assessment in Year 5.
You will possess a medical degree, be fully registered with the General Medical Council and have a licence to practise as a GP, with MRCGP. You will have evidence of undergraduate or postgraduate teaching, good IT skills and the ability to engage the interest and enthusiasm of students. Effective team working, communication, interpersonal and organisational skills are essential.
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Jo Protheroe, J.email@example.com
Keele University values diversity, and is committed to ensuring equality of opportunity, and to proper and fair representation across its senior decision making groups. In support of these commitments, the University particularly welcomes expressions of interest and applications from women and from individuals of Black, Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds, for this post.
The University is committed to operating flexible working practices wherever possible.
Post Ref: KU00001765
Closing date for applications: 11 July 2021
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