Job Vacancy – 2nd Full-Time Clinical Educator post now available – Secondments considered

We have another opening for the post of Full-Time Clinical Educator here at BASICS Scotland. This post is being advertised as either a 2 year secondment or 2 year contract initially with the aim to extend.


Post: Clinical Educator

Based: Sandpiper House, Aberuthven, Perthshire

Salary: from £43,300

Hours: Full-Time (37½ hours) – Job share basis will be considered

Contract: 2 year secondment or 2 year contract initially with aim to extend

Closing date for applications: 15th July 2019

Interview Date: interviews are anticipated to be taking place on Friday 26th July 2019

We are seeking a Clinical Educator to deliver a high class programme of pre-hospital emergency care education and training to remote and rural healthcare professionals across Scotland.  This is an exciting opportunity to work with the leading organisation in Scotland for pre-hospital emergency care training, and contribute to the future development of its educational delivery activity.  We are looking to appoint a positive and innovative team player to help make up our team of two Clinical Educators.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Directing a diverse range of courses on an ongoing programme of pre-hospital emergency care training courses throughout Scotland
  • Developing and piloting new educational resources using remote and other technologies, and assisting in filming training videos
  • Supporting the development of volunteer multi-professional course instructors, and BASICS Scotland Responders

You will be educated to degree level or have a relevant professional qualification with significant experience in NHS Scotland or a health-related field. You will have current registration as a healthcare professional with significant experience and knowledge of pre-hospital care, and there is an expectation that this post will maintain clinical currency.  How this can be achieved will be negotiable upon appointment. Moreover, you will have demonstrable experience in delivering education and training.  You will be an effective communicator at all levels.

Please email completed application form to Lucy Aitchison at or forward to the address at the bottom of this post.

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Application Form – Word

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Postal address for applications:
F.A.O. Lucy Aitchison
BASICS Scotland
Sandpiper House
Aberuthven Enterprise Park
Perth & Kinross