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Lead Paramedic

Employer: Silverstone

Fixed term contract March/April* - October 

£35,000 - £37,000 (dependent upon experience) + benefits 

Silverstone has transformed from a circuit to an iconic institution with a lasting legacy. From hosting world-renowned events to creating unique experiences, Silverstone’s story gives people the power to be moved at every corner. Based in our CQC registered Medical Centre, the Lead Paramedic will provide and coordinate medical cover for all events at Silverstone, delivering high quality pre-hospital emergency care and supporting with the provision and supervision of medical resources at the venue. 

If you’re interested or know someone who might be then get in contact with us today! Visit www.silverstone.co.uk/jobs or email recruitment@silverstone.co.uk to find out more. Closing date for applications is Friday 29th January 2021.

*start date subject to national lockdown restrictions 

Principal Lecturer in Paramedic Apprenticeship

Employer: University of Cumbria 


Location:
Southern Region
Starting Salary: £51,034 with incremental progression to £59,135
Post Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Release Date: Tuesday 12 January 2021
Closing Date: 23.59 hours GMT on Tuesday 02 February 2021
Interview Date: Tuesday 09 February 2021
Reference: XX030121

The multi-award winning University of Cumbria is a wonderful blend of old and new, founded on a rich educational history with institutions dating back more than 150 years.  Now is a very exciting time to be joining us because we are delivering a new strategic plan focused on making the most of our three most valuable assets; People, Place and Partnerships, to become a catalyst for economic well-being for our region, nationally and internationally.

The University of Cumbria has extensive experience in delivering high quality paramedic education across the UK. Currently we have over 1000 learners on the CPD programme with formal contracts with 9 out of the 11 English ambulance services. We also currently deliver the HM armed forces paramedic programme and an open access paramedic course from our Ambleside campus. This pedigree in paramedic education has led to the creation of the Centre of Excellence in Paramedic Practice (CEPP), which recently won the Preferred Provider Status for the Southern Ambulance Alliance (SWAST, SCAS, SECAMB, LAS, IoW), East of England Ambulance Service and North West Ambulance Service.  

We are seeking an individual that has proven experience with leading paramedic education who is able to innovate and challenge the current norms within the sector. This role will play a crucial part in changing the shape ambulance service education within the UK and we are looking for someone that is willing to be creative and innovate. The CEPP is also committed to ensuring that all provision is delivered from a position of inclusivity. Applicants must demonstrate a commitment and passion for improving inclusion within paramedic education. Leading cultural change and challenging the current disparities within the paramedic profession will form a key part of this role.  

You will demonstrate enthusiasm for practice-based education and their specialty, and have a willingness to utilise a range of e-learning technologies and other strategies in order to effect the provision of high quality learning opportunities and the best possible student experience.

The role will be part of the senior leadership team within the CEPP. The CEPP is the UK's largest provider of paramedic education. This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly motivated team developing and leading the delivery of Paramedic Apprenticeship Degree Programmes nationwide.

This role will provide academic leadership across all programmes, but will focus on directly supporting EEAST, SECAMB and LAS programmes. The role will involve a mixture of remote working and supporting staff across the three programmes. The base location of this position will be within the southern region and is negotiable on successful appointment.

The University has previously been shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Outstanding Employer Engagement Award and this is reflected in the fact that close collaborative working with several organisations is a key requirement of the role.

If you are interested in finding out more information on this post please contact Tom Davidson on the details below.

Informal Enquiries

Tom Davidson, Principal Lecturer (Centre Director), Tom.Davidson@cumbria.ac.uk
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Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Apprenticeships (EEAST)

Employer: University of Cumbria 


Location:
Southern Region
Starting Salary: £39,152 with incremental progression to £49,553
Post Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Release Date: Tuesday 12 January 2021
Closing Date: 23.59 hours GMT on Tuesday 26 January 2021
Interview Date: Thursday 04 February 2021
Reference: XX030221

The multi-award winning University of Cumbria is a wonderful blend of old and new, founded on a rich educational history with institutions dating back more than 150 years.    

Now is a very exciting time to be joining us because we are delivering a new strategic plan focused on making the most of our three most valuable assets; People, Place and Partnerships, to become a catalyst for economic well-being for our region, nationally and internationally.    

The University of Cumbria has extensive experience in delivering high quality paramedic education across the UK. Currently we have over 1000 learners on the CPD programme with formal contracts with 9 out of the 11 English ambulance services. We also currently deliver the HM armed forces paramedic programme and an open access paramedic course from our Ambleside campus. This pedigree in paramedic education has led to the creation of the Centre of Excellence in Paramedic Practice, which recently won the Preferred Provider Status for the Southern Ambulance Partnership (SWAST, SCAS, SECAMB, LAS, IoW), North West Ambulance Service and East of England Ambulance Service.   

This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly motivated team developing and leading the delivery of Paramedic Apprenticeship Degree Programmes in the across England.  This role will be the programme lead for the EEAST programme and will be support by the principal lecturer and clinical lecturers. The programme will be located within EEAST education training centre at New Market, and this will be the base location of the appointment.  

You will develop positive working relationships with NHS Trusts and other organisations. The University has previously been shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Outstanding Employer Engagement Award and this is reflected through the collaborative working with several organisations. You will demonstrate enthusiasm for practice-based education and their specialty, and have a willingness to utilise a range of e-learning technologies and other strategies in order to effect the provision of high quality learning opportunities and the best possible student experience.  

This role will play a crucial part in changing the shape ambulance service education within the UK and we are looking for someone that is willing to be creative and innovate. The CEPP is also committed to ensuring that all provision is delivered from a position of inclusivity.  Inclusion is one key fundamental that successful applicant must demonstrate. Leading cultural change and challenging the current disparities within the paramedic profession will form a key part of this role.   

Informal Enquiries: 

Gemma Howlett, Principal Lecturer in Paramedic Apprenticeships - Gemma.Howlett@cumbria.ac.uk

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Paramedics, Technicians and Emergency Care Assistants

Employer: Platinum Ambulance Service 


£500 welcome bonus. T&C Apply. 

Platinum Ambulance Service are looking for Paramedics, Technicians and Emergency care assistants to join our expanding team for our frontline contracts. 

To apply please use the following link to our website: https://www.platinumambulance.com/work-with-us/

Minimum requirements for these role

  • Hold a current DBS. 
  • This role is on a self-employed basis
  • Over 21-years of age
  • Hold a full manual driving licence, for not less than two years, allowing up to a maximum of six points. Advantage if you have a C1 licence.
    - Hold an Ambulance Emergency Driving Certificate which can be either
    - Futqual level-3 blue light or
    - IHCD BTec level-3 emergency blue light

  • Hold the correct qualification for the post applying for. 
    - ECA – Frec 4
    - Technician – IHCD Technician / AAP
    - Paramedic – HCPC Pin Number