As a newly qualified lower band 5 staff member of the following groups, you will benefit from our Preceptorship Programme:
Operating Department Practitioners
The programme consists of clinical area-based support system, where you will be assigned a mentor, or 'preceptor' (an experienced practitioner who acts as a role model and provides support).
You will attend a series of study days designed to support you in your clinical work.
You will need to complete a competency tool (a framework to transfer theoretical knowledge into practical skills).
The programme is linked to pay progression.
For further information please contact the Education Centre on 01305 254686.
Therapy Training Days
hospital is running a series of therapy training days in June, July and August
2017, aimed at improving confidence in foundation skills in Occupational
Therapy and Physiotherapy for those wishing to work in an acute environment.
The courses are particularly relevant to third year therapy students, new
graduates and people wishing to return to practice. Whether
you are looking for a job, about to start a rotational post or are seeking a
refresher regarding inpatient therapy skills, we would be delighted for you to
Places are limited, so please book early to guarantee a place. In the
event of places remaining, we would welcome experienced assistants to attend,
so please register your interest to be added to a waiting list.
Dates and full details are available here.