Clinical Quality Practitioner, Band 7
Secondment for 12 months
An opportunity has arisen for the secondment of a Clinical Quality Practitioner to join our Quality and Education team within Adult Critical Care. This is an exciting time in Adult Critical Care as we continue to grow and develop our education programmes in the region and develop a virtual learning platform to support this. We are also looking to develop the role of the Nursing Associate in Critical Care.
We are looking for a dynamic individual who will lead on all aspects of quality improvement and education within Critical Care. The post holder will have in-depth specialist knowledge of critical care and experience of quality improvement methods with a proven track record for implementing change.
The post holder will have extensive experience in teaching within the speciality of critical care and will be expected to contribute to a creative multi-disciplinary education program incorporating simulation and lessons learned from serious incidents.
The successful candidate will have a proactive approach and commitment to improving patient experience and to enhance staff, patient and public involvement in service changes.
The post holder will spend 20% of their time working rostered clinical shifts within the clinical environment to maintain expert clinical skills and promote quality improvement and to drive standards of care and improve the patient experience.
Candidates should have substantial experience at band 6 or above within critical care. Candidates should be educated to degree level and have a recognised teaching qualification.
Adult Critical Care consists of five units encompassing general, neurosurgical and cardiac services. Based across two sites, Leeds General Infirmary and St James’s university hospital, each unit provides HDU and ICU care for Leeds and across the West Yorkshire region.
It is advised that potential candidates review the job specification prior to application. Part time hours and job shares will be considered for this role so please get in touch to discuss your needs.
For further information please contact:
Lead Quality Nurse - firstname.lastname@example.org
0113 20 66737