Job Vacancy – Clinical Educator with BASICS Scotland

We are currently looking to fill the post of Clinical Educator here at BASICS Scotland.


Post: Clinical Educator

Based: Sandpiper House, Aberuthven, Perthshire

Salary: from £42,058

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

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on 8th April 2019

Interview Date: interviews will be held on either the 18th or 25th April 2019

BASICS Scotland are currently looking to recruit 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. Due to the retirement of the current post-holder 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 Immediate Medical 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
  • Working with internal and external agencies to develop new and innovative remote educational resources.

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 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