The James Paget is committed to delivering high quality, consistent care and education provides the foundation to do this. The Education and Practice Development department provides education to all groups of clinical staff.
The team support learners from the moment they join the trust as students and new recruits and is made up of highly skilled professionals with a wealth of knowledge and experience in health care.
Evidence shows that staff who are provided with education and training are more confident in their roles, we deliver education using a variety of approaches to embrace different styles of learning and needs. Collaborative working also takes place with local universities and educational establishments to ensure the best programmes are developed and delivered in relation to patient and service needs.
The Education and Practice development department provide teaching for both mandatory requirements and bespoke clinical needs. All clinical staff have access to in house training and additional some funds to support continuing professional development.. The department work strategically developing policies and procedures for many skills.
The Education and Practice Development is crucial to help staff provide quality care and we aim to ensure appropriate resources are used in the best way to deliver education and training to all clinical staff that will benefit patients.
Our services include:
- Resuscitation Services
- Dementia Care Team
- Learning Disabilities and Autism Department
- Back Care Advisory Service
- Career Professional Development for Trust staff
- Expanded Roles Training
- Safeguarding, MCA/DOLS Deputies (Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards)
- Nutrition, Respect and Dignity, Care and Compassion Service
- Student Nurse Rotation and Preceptorship
- Return to Practice
- Health Care Assistant Extensive Induction Programme
- Assistant Practitioner
- Clinical skills training
- Medicines Management/EPMA
Education and Practice Development now has its own Twitter Page! Please search and follow @EducationDev
Staff nurse vacancies
Are you a nursing student due to qualify in the next six months? Join us at the JPUH where we currently have staff nurse posts on various wards and provide an excellent preceptoship programme. View our vacancies here.