Head of Clinical Education

  • Atos Medical
  • Remote
  • 22 Jun, 2022
Permanent Education

Job Description

Join a growing company with a strong purpose

Do you want to make a difference for people breathing, speaking and living with a neck stoma?

We are currently seeking a Head of Clinical Education to join the UK Leadership Team.

About the role

This is a full-time role reporting directly to the Managing Director. As a member of the Atos Medical UK Leadership Team you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future strategy and direction of the Company. You will be responsible for leading a team of Clinical Educators to ensure they deliver against their objectives. 

The role is field based and frequent travel will be required, including regular visits to our Head Office in Nottingham. You will be required to build strong relationships and have frequent interaction with colleagues across all departments and teams.

You will have strong clinical background in Laryngectomy and/or Tracheostomy through your practise as either a Speech Therapist, Head and Neck Nurse or Physiotherapist.  Some commercial experience working within medical devices or sales would be desirable.  Having previously led a team you will have a proven track record of motivating, engaging and coaching your team to drive high performance. You will also be naturally proactive and use your experience and external network to develop Clinical Education for the UK.

Your responsibilities

·         Working closely and collaboratively with the wider Leadership team

·         Leading and motivating the field based Clinical Education team

·         Coaching and supporting the Clinical Educators to drive higher performance and greater job satisfaction

·         Development of our Laryngectomy and Tracheostomy Education strategy for the UK

·         Working very closely with the National Sales Directors and Territory Managers to run training and educational events, workshops, webinars and conferences

·         Working closely with the the Global Medical and Scientific Affairs teams to contribute to the development of the Global Education strategy

·         Sharing best pactice with other Countries within Atos Medical

·         Delivering training and education to the team to imporve their knowledge and maintain their CPD/Registration

·         Preparing monthly performance reports for the Global Leadership Team

·         Contribute and lead for the Clinical Education Team at Quarterly Business Reviews with Sales Directors, Territory Managers, Customer Care and Nursing teams

·         Analysing KPI data to monitor the success of different event types to determine future approaches

·         Managing the Annual People Review process to ensure consistent performance and identify development opportunities for each team member

·         Spot and develop future talent within the team

·         Play a crucial role in the onboarding and inuction of new joins to Atos

·         Support with clinical training and development for all Atos UK employees


About you

·         A qualified Speech Therapist, Physiotherapist or Head and Neck Nurse with a minimum of 5 years’ experience

·         An experienced leader having led a team previously

·         Strong clinical experience in Laryngectomy and/or Tracheostomy

·         A curiosity and desire to further enhance your own clinical knowledge, understanding and competence, in relation to Laryngectomy and Tracheostomy

·         Commercial acumen with an understanding of sales data, KPIs and revenue targets

·         Excellent understanding of the NHS, NHS supply chain and the Drug Tariff

·         Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

·         Confidence and ability to collaborate with key stakeholders both internally and externally

·         Highly organised and efficient

·         Ability to manage multiple projects/initiatives at once

·         Excellent understanding of IT systems/packages

·         Positive and can-do attitude even when times are tough


What we can offer you

·         Company Car

·         Company Pension scheme

·         Company Bonus scheme

·         25 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays with the option to purchase more days

·         Private Medical Insurance

·         Life Assurance (3x annual salary)

·         Medicash Scheme

·         Retail discount schemes


About Us

Atos Medical develops and sells medical devices, driven by the desire to make life easier for people living with a neck stoma in over 90 countries.

Since our foundation in 1986, we have cemented ourselves as the leaders in neck stoma care, and today our business includes innovative products in laryngectomy and tracheostomy care to help people breathe, speak and live well

We are a truly global organisation with Swedish roots made up of about 1200 employees and 25 subsidiaries worldwide. Atos Medical is a part of Coloplast A/S.

Job Start Date

August 2022

Salary Band



Full time