Education & Professional Development Lead

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Short info about job

Company: Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

Salary: £37,872 to £46,076 per annum (Grade 6)

Hours: Full Time

Contract type: Permanent

Type / Role: Academic or Research

Phone: +44-1539 4638397

Fax: +44-1403 3716369

E-mail: N\A


Detail information about job Education & Professional Development Lead. Terms and conditions vacancy

This role will see the post holder provide comprehensive project management for the development, delivery and evaluation of a portfolio of courses to support the professional development of child healthcare professionals.

Hours: 35 Hours per Week Location: 5 – 11 Theobalds Road, Holborn, London, WC1X 8SH


In this role, you will:

  • In conjunction with the Education and Professional Development Manager lead on a portfolio of activity that will engage clinicians and other healthcare and child care professionals as laid in the Education and Professional Development Strategy.
  • Lead on the monitoring and evaluation framework to ensure project deliverables and stages are identified and impact information is captured for future development of all programmes
  • Take overall responsibility for the delivery of all courses and projects within a designated portfolio across the four nations
  • Take responsibility for drafting funding information for bids and prepare material for periodic funding reports
  • Be responsible for monitoring and evaluating the work of suppliers/contractors with regard to project delivery/products and identifying risks with proportionate recommendations to mitigate including contract management
  • Line management the Education and Professional Development Assistant and  Education and Professional Development Coordinator to support the operational aspects of programme delivery.


Your Skills will include:

  • Excellent project management skills and experience evidenced by a recent and successful track record in a relevant project management role.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. The ability to set out and discuss complex issues clearly for a wide audience and to give presentations as required in a fluent and persuasive manner to people at all levels.
  • Knowledge and interest in educational design and delivery to support change (for both online and face to face methods of education delivery)
  • Strong problem solving skills demonstrating the ability to understand and discuss complex issues around child health promotion.
  • Ability to plan and organise tasks effectively by thinking through things in advance, prioritising and managing time well.

Your Experience:

  • Experience of developing and managing education and professional development projects
  • Experience of budget management and of prioritising competing demands and giving attention to meeting deadlines.
  • Demonstrable line management skills and experience of performance management processes


To apply, please visit our website  

Please note CVs will not be accepted.

The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health is a Disability Confident and Stonewall Champion Employer

Closing date: 9am, Monday 18th September 2017Shortlisting: 19th – 20th September 2017Interview: Wednesday 27th September 2017                

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