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Lecturer in Midwifery

Opening Date:
15 Nov 2018
Closing Date:
09 Dec 2018
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Salary Range: £32,243 - £40,802 per annum Grade 7 Mode: Full-Time, Permanent Ref: REQ006509 The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health has a broad provision of health professions related courses across Dietetics, Nursing, Midwifery, Occupational Therapy, Operating Department Practice, Paramedic, Physiotherapy leading to professional registration. We also have a large portfolio of CPD courses at UG and PG levels including Advanced Clinical Practice and Non-Medical prescribing. Coventry University is placed 12th in the UK University league tables (Guardian 2017) and the School has achieved 94% overall for student satisfaction (NSS 2017). We are currently seeking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to take up a full time position as a Lecturer in Midwifery. Applicants will need to possess a Registered Midwifery qualification. Previous experience of teaching within a Higher Education Institution is desirable but not essential and your application should detail your area of clinical/teaching experience and expertise. The University offers academic and professional development and provides a Post Graduate Certificate Teaching Qualification for individuals who do not hold a recognised teaching qualification. You will be supported to develop your interests in order to progress your career. Salary is dependent on experience. Closing Date: 09 December 2018 Interview Dates: 09 January 2019 (please note this date – we may not be able to offer an alternative). Informal enquiries should be addressed to Sue Lees, Principal Lecturer in Midwifery: s.lees@coventry.ac.uk Please apply via our website: https://staffrecruitment.coventry.ac.uk/tlive_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID%3d545284KQkf&WVID=1861420Izv&LANG=USA

Director of the Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre

Opening Date:
09 Nov 2018
Closing Date:
06 Dec 2018
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The Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC)] is a unique £14m transformational hub at the heart of Sheffield. It will be the world's most advanced research and development centre for physical activity and will drive collaboration between higher education, business and the people of the City Region, to fuel improvements to health and wellbeing and increase economic growth. Sheffield Hallam, which hosts the AWRC, has an exceptional track record for working with and engaging the local community through our research programmes that focus on design, health, technology and education. As director of the centre you will create an environment in which the best ideas, talent and investment are brought together for the common purpose of co-designing and co-producing new technologies, products, interventions and services that help people move to improve their health and wellbeing. You will be responsible for:
  • Establishing the centre's infrastructure and implementing the business plan.
  • Strategic leadership and vision to develop the AWRC in the areas of applied academic research, scholarship, income generation, knowledge exchange and technology transfer, and business development.
  • Contributing to the strategic leadership of the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing, in which the centre is based.
To lead the AWRC we're looking for a senior leader with an outstanding academic profile in the area of health, sport or technology, excellent business acumen and the ability and personal qualities to manage relationships and work collaboratively with a diverse range of stakeholders.

Lecturer in Adult Nursing

Opening Date:
31 Oct 2018
Closing Date:
18 Nov 2018
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UWS are currently seeking an innovative and enthusiastic Adult Nurse to join the Pre-Registration Nursing (Adult) team at Paisley campus. As an experienced practitioner joining this academic team, you will make a significant contribution to the student experience through learning and teaching across arrange of modules within the Pre-Registration Nursing (Adult) programme. You will also contribute to the local, national and international research and knowledge exchange activity of the subject area. You will work closely with our clinical partners to support undergraduate and postgraduate students within a clearly defined role as a liaison lecturer. The School of Health and Life Sciences invites applications from individuals who are NMC registered as an Adult nurse and who hold a Doctoral level degree or are currently working towards PhD/Professional Doctorate completion. A teaching qualification and experience in teaching in Higher Education would be advantageous. Informal enquiries to Dr Lorraine Duers, Senior Lecturer and Academic and Professional Lead for Adult Health, Paisley Campus on 0141 849 4313 or Lorraine.Duers@uws.ac.uk or Mrs Barbara O'Donnell, Senior Lecturer and Practice Learning Lead on 0141 849 4282 or Barbara.odonnell@uws.ac.uk Please see the website for further details

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Emergency care

Opening Date:
09 Nov 2018
Closing Date:
12 Dec 2018
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The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health has a broad provision of health professions related courses across Dietetics, Nursing, Midwifery, Occupational Therapy, Operating Department Practice, Paramedic, Physiotherapy leading to professional registration. We also have a large portfolio of CPD courses at UG and PG levels. Coventry University is placed 13th in the UK University league tables (Guardian 2018) and has also been named 'University of the Year for Student Experience' (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019). The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health are seeking to recruit a motivated and enthusiastic and experienced individual to work as a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer within an established team of academics, delivering education in relation to pre-hospital and emergency care. Teaching activity will contribute to our highly regarded BSc in pre-hospital and emergency care (an online course). The post is a two year, fixed term, full time position. Previous experience of teaching HEIbased educational programmes would be advantageous. Applicants will need to hold either NMC or HCPC registration. The salary is dependent upon the skills and qualifications of the individual. The University offers academic and professional development and provides a Post Graduate Certificate Teaching Qualification for individuals who do not hold a recognised teaching qualification. You will be supported to develop your interests in order to progress your career. Interviews 18th December (please put this date in your diary we may not be able to offer you an alternative). Informal enquiries should be addressed to Suzanne Hilton, Deputy Head of School, email aa2696@coventry.ac.uk https://www.coventry.ac.uk/Global/Job%20Descriptions/JD_Senior_Lecturer_emergency%20care%20Oct%2018.pdf https://www.coventry.ac.uk/Global/Job%20Descriptions/JD_Lecturer_emergency%20care_Oct%2018.pdf

Lecturer in Adult Health Nursing

Opening Date:
31 Oct 2018
Closing Date:
21 Nov 2018
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The School of Health and Life Sciences is seeking to appoint a lecturer to join our existing team of adult nursing staff at our Ayr Campus. As an experienced health professional, you will hold a professional nursing registration as well as a PhD in a health related area (or be working towards this). A postgraduate qualification in education/teaching and learning, and HEA fellowship are desirable. Commencing in a mentored capacity, you will contribute to the enhancement of the student experience, by supporting the delivery of the undergraduate and postgraduate adult nursing programmes, as well as contributing to the wider educational portfolio through subject specialism. You will be supported to develop your research career, by establishing a personal research portfolio in line with the School's research strategy, and working to develop/deliver a clear plan for publication. Prior to submitting an application, you are encouraged to make an informal enquiry to: John Garrity, Senior Lecturer (Academic and Professional Lead, Adult Nursing, Ayr Campus): Tel - 01292 886 000 Ext 6293, Email - john.garrity@uws.ac.uk Fiona Millar, Senior Lecturer (Academic and Professional Lead, Adult Nursing, Ayr Campus): Tel - 01292 886 000 Ext 6348, Email - fiona.millar@uws.ac.uk Please see website for further details.

Lecturer (Occupational Therapy)

Opening Date:
16 Nov 2018
Closing Date:
03 Dec 2018
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Duties of the Role To contribute actively to excellence in education by designing and delivering broadly based, substantive and effective teaching, and provide learning support, at undergraduate and postgraduate levels (e.g. curriculum development and review, assessment and feedback, research supervision, etc.) as agreed with the Dean of School/ Head of Group for Allied Health. Skills and qualifications required The post will include teaching on the Occupational Therapy courses and modules within the School. This will require management and administration and some supervision, support and assessment and teaching of students on our existing modules, and generally enhancing our research-led teaching in Occupational Therapy. We have a high reputation for our innovative educational delivery of Occupational Therapy programmes including use of role-emerging placements. The successful candidate will be expected to deliver excellent research and teaching, to contribute to the administration and management of the School, and to the local, regional and international profile of the School. The candidate would be expected to have a good degree in Occupational Therapy. We would particularly welcome applications from individuals that are keen to develop research, drawing from, and building upon, existing research expertise within the school. Applicants should have a strong commitment to team working and to enhancing the contribution of research and education to Occupational Therapy. A job share arrangement for this role can be considered. Please provide details on your application of which hours and days you are available to work. Please note that continuation of a job share arrangement is dependent on there being two people available to undertake the arrangement We particularly welcome applications from those who identify as male or non-binary and those from an ethnic minority as they are under-represented in the School of Health & Social Care

Practice Educator (Speech & Language Therapy)

Opening Date:
16 Nov 2018
Closing Date:
03 Dec 2018
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Duties of the Role We are seeking to appoint a Practice Educator to prepare the Speech & Language Therapy students for, and support them whilst on practice placements. This new post within the University reflects our focus on high quality and transformational learning that equips our students for a post-qualified career in Speech and Language Therapy. In recognition of the significant importance that practice based learning can have on a student’s achievement, this post has been created to provide a consistent and skilled source of support to students and their educators through close partnership working with placement providers. The successful applicant will need to demonstrate the ability to support, assess and evaluate students on the Speech and language Therapy programmes and through excellent communication skills will provide support, practice-based skills teaching and clarification to learning. Skills and qualifications required Applicants must have a speech and language therapy background with recent practice experience and have a commitment to developing the adult learner and student speech and language therapist. Applicants must be flexible to meet with students in the workplace which operate different working patterns and meetings may occur outside normal office hours.

Practice Educator (Mental Health Nursing)

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16 Nov 2018
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10 Dec 2018
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Duties of the Role We are seeking to appoint a Practice Educator to support the students whilst on practice placements for Mental Health Nursing students at the University of Essex. This new post within the University reflects our focus on high quality and transformational learning that equips our students for a post-qualified career in Nursing and life-long learning. The Nursing programmes require that a significant amount of the students’ time is spent within a placement setting. In recognition of the significant importance that practice based learning can have on a student’s achievement, this post has been created to provide a consistent and skilled source of support to students and their educators through close partnership working with placement providers. The successful applicant will need to demonstrate the ability to support, assess and evaluate students on the Nursing programmes run by the University of Essex and through excellent communication skills will provide support, practice-based skills teaching and clarification to learning. Skills and qualifications required Applicants must have a nursing background with recent practice experience and have a commitment to developing the adult learner and student nurse. Applicants must be flexible to meet with students in the workplace which operate different working patterns and meetings may occur outside normal office hours.

Associate Professor of Nursing (Teaching Focused Career Pathway)

Opening Date:
13 Nov 2018
Closing Date:
06 Dec 2018
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The Associate Professor of Nursing is a key position within the University that will provide an opportunity for the right person to contribute to the growth and success of the undergraduate nursing education provision. You will be course leader for our new MSci Nursing with Leadership Dual Registration (mental health and adult / mental health and children’s nursing) pre-registration programme, as part of the new School of Allied Health Professionals. The programme is a partnership with University Hospitals of Leicester and Leicestershire Partnership Trust. In this role you will undertake curriculum development, programme leadership, academic management (as the academic team develops), teaching, scholarship and other activities to enhance the work of the School of Allied Health Professions and the College of Life Sciences. You will be expected to contribute to engagement and/or enterprise activities in support of your own work and that of the School of Allied Health Professions within the College of Life Sciences. You will play an active role within the School of Allied Health Professions and contribute to its wider running, offering leadership to both colleagues and students. Our approach to the academic career structure encourages a balance between breadth and specialisation. We highlight the central importance of teaching and research while encouraging all colleagues to develop their contributions to and achievements in areas such as enterprise, engagement, citizenship and leadership. You will be an innovator in learning practice, who will develop and promote best practice across the institution.

Lecturer (Postgraduate)

Opening Date:
13 Nov 2018
Closing Date:
13 Dec 2018
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This new post provides a rare and exciting opportunity to join the postgraduate team within the School of Health Sciences. The post holder will be involved specifically in the design and delivery of two programmes: MSc Advanced Practice in Healthcare and a new MSc Apprenticeship in Advanced Clinical Practice. You should hold a qualification registrable with the HCPC or NMC and have postgraduate educational experience in a higher education institution. Knowledge of issues affecting clinical education and a Master’s Degree are essential attributes. Job Ref: 010485 For full details and to apply online, please visit: https://recruit.liverpool.ac.uk