Placement Officer

Taunton, Somerset
£22,105 to £23,576 per annum
06 May 2022
18 May 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Placement Officer

Salary: £22,105 to £23,576 per annum (Scale 5)

Location: Taunton Campus, TA1 5AX

Bridgwater & Taunton College is located in the heart of Somerset, with main centres in Bridgwater, Taunton and Cannington. The College has an excellent reputation both regionally and nationally as a highly successful provide of Education & Training.

We are seeking an organised, innovative and highly motivated person to join our Health and Wellbeing Faculty team based in Taunton.

The successful candidate will be responsible for organising and monitoring clinical placements for students studying BSc Nursing at the University Centre Somerset. Working closely with a range of public, private, voluntary and independent sector partners across Somerset, the post holder will build, develop and facilitate effective working relationships that contribute to safe, and effective placement experiences for our students that meet required learning outcomes.

This is an autonomous role, based within a highly responsive team that place student safety at the heart of everything we do. Clinical placements are hosted throughout the county of Somerset, as such the role will include some travel at times to ensure that placement areas are safe, and to maximise successful working relationships.

Due to the complex nature of clinical placement, and the enhanced level of governance linked to Nurse education, the ideal candidate will have a track record of outstanding partnership working and administrative skills. Nursing is regulated by the Nursing & Midwifery Council and the post holder will work within clear boundaries that are in place to maintain student and public safety.

BTC offer a range of fantastic employee benefits including:

  • Generous pension scheme
  • Competitive holiday entitlement
  • 2 week Christmas closure
  • Additional holiday purchase scheme

BTC Extra discount package, this includes top retailers, supermarkets, holidays, entertainment packages and much more…..

For further information about this role and to view the application pack, please click 'Apply'

Application closing date: Wednesday 18 May 2022

Interview date: Friday 27 May