Practice Educator

Closing Date: 16/05/2021

Salary scale: £ 35,910 – £42,203 (pro rata)
Hours of work: 40 hours per week 
Martin House provides palliative care and support to babies, children and young people with life limiting illnesses, and their families. The hospice is in Boston Spa, Wetherby and we care for children and young people from across West, North and East Yorkshire.
We are looking for an exceptional and experienced children’s nurse to join our Care Team as Practice Educator.
An exciting opportunity has arisen within Martin House Children’s Hospice for a Practice Educator to join the team and provide quality teaching and learning opportunities for students and existing staff working in the hospice and community, providing palliative care to babies, children and young adults from across Yorkshire.
The successful candidate will have substantial post qualification experience in a range of paediatric areas and be able to evidence supporting students and providing learning opportunities for registrants and care support workers. They will be passionate about delivering evidence based practice, as well as developing others and themselves to provide a high standard of care to children, young people and their families. 
If you are a children’s nurse with substantial experience in a range of settings, have experience of teaching/mentoring and want to develop yourself and others we would like to hear from you!
Our benefits include
  • 32 days annual leave plus statutory holidays, 
  • Recognition of NHS pension scheme for candidates who are currently in the scheme (alternative stakeholder pension also offered).
  • Free parking 
  • Occupational sick pay 
  • Employee Assistance Programme
Please refer to the job description and person specification for full details of responsibilities and requirements.  

For further information, or to arrange a visit, please contact Charlotte Walker (Deputy Director of Care), or If you are interested in this position, please complete an application form, referring to the Job Description and Person Specification available on this page or contact HR at Martin House, Grove Road, Boston Spa, Wetherby, West Yorkshire, LS23 6TX,, or by telephone on 01937 845045.
  • The closing date for applications is 16th May 2021.
  • Email applications should be sent to
  • Interviews will take place on 28th May 2021. 
If you have not heard from us by 21st May 2021 please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Registered Charity No. 517919
Company Registration No. 2016332, England

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