Jobs: East of England

Practice Educator (Speech & Language Therapy)

Opening Date:
4 Feb 2019
Closing Date:
5 Mar 2019
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The School of Health and Social Care is seeking to appoint a part-time Practice Educator in Speech & Language Therapy. We are keen to recruit a person who can demonstrate the ability to support, assess and evaluate students on the Speech and Language Therapy programmes run by the University of Essex and through excellent communication skills will provide support, practice-based skills teaching and clarification to learning. They will demonstrate safe decision-making and excellent communication within the workplace. The successful applicant will join an enthusiastic team supporting the development and delivery of the Speech and Language Therapy programmes and will be based at the Colchester Campus, although a significant amount of the Practice Educator’s time is expected to take place within the placement setting. We have a high reputation for our innovative educational delivery of Speech & Language Therapy programmes (in the top 15 in the National Student Survey for overall student satisfaction, 100% Employability, ranked gold in 2017 for the Teaching Excellence Framework, and named University of the Year 2018). We aim for excellence in research as well as in education and are looking for candidates who can contribute to both. In April 2017 we were awarded a silver Athena SWAN award which recognises the commitment the School has toward equality and development of an inclusive culture, promoting dignity and respect. Please see the link below for a full job description, person specification and more information relating to this post. We recommend you read this information carefully before making an application. If you would like advice or help in making an application, or need information please telephone 01206 874693/ 873521

Lecturer (Mental Health Nursing)

Opening Date:
28 Jan 2019
Closing Date:
28 Feb 2019
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The School of Health and Social Care is seeking to appoint a full-time Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing. We would particularly welcome applications from individuals that are keen to develop research, drawing from, and building upon, existing research expertise within the school and applicant’s own research profile. Applicants should have a strong commitment to team working and to enhancing the contribution of both research and education to Mental Health Nursing. The post will include teaching on the Nursing 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 enhancing our research-led teaching in Nursing. 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 Mental Health Nursing. We have a high reputation for our innovative educational delivery of Nursing programmes (in the top 15 in the National Student Survey for overall student satisfaction, 100% Employability, ranked gold in 2017 for the Teaching Excellence Framework, and named University of the Year 2018). We aim for excellence in research as well as in education and are looking for candidates who can contribute to both. In April 2017 we were awarded a silver Athena SWAN award which recognises the commitment the School has toward equality and development of an inclusive culture, promoting dignity and respect. Please see the link below for a full job description, person specification and more information relating to this post. We recommend you read this information carefully before making an application. If you would like advice or help in making an application, or need information please telephone 01206 874693/ 873521

Senior Lecturer Speech & Language Therapy

Opening Date:
28 Jan 2019
Closing Date:
28 Feb 2019
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The School of Health and Social Care is seeking to appoint a full-time Senior Lecturer in Speech & Language 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 and applicant’s own research profile. Applicants should have a strong commitment to team working and to enhancing the contribution of both research and education to Speech & Language Therapy. The post includes a significant contribution to our Speech & Language Therapy courses at Colchester campus (these are run at UG and PG level). It is expected that as a senior member of staff you would assist the Subject Lead, providing strategic guidance and practical support to the Programme Leads and undertake module leadership and teaching / assessment duties where needed. This role will require management, administration, supervision, and support for staff alongside, assessment and teaching of students on our existing modules, and generally enhancing our research-led teaching in Speech & Language Therapy. We have a high reputation for our innovative educational delivery of Speech & Language Therapy programmes (in the top 15 in the National Student Survey for overall student satisfaction, 100% Employability, ranked gold in 2017 for the Teaching Excellence Framework, and named University of the Year 2018). We aim for excellence in research as well as in education and are looking for candidates who can contribute to both. In April 2017 we were awarded a silver Athena SWAN award which recognises the commitment the School has toward equality and development of an inclusive culture, promoting dignity and respect. Please see the link below for a full job description, person specification and more information relating to this post. If you would like advice or help in making an application, or need information please telephone 01206 874693/ 873521

External Examiner – Paramedicine

Opening Date:
21 Jan 2019
Closing Date:
28 Feb 2019
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We are launching a new Dip HE /BSc (Hons) Paramedicine in October 2019. We currently have a 1 year Certificate HE– Emergency Medical Care that started in January 2019. External Examiner applications are invited from academics registered as a paramedics, with a related undergraduate degree and experience of programme management in HE. Previous experience as an external examiner is desirable, but not essential. If you are interested please send a CV or contact Ant Kitchener Programme Leader for further details, ant.kitchener@dmu.ac.uk, +44 (0)116 207 8978

Senior Lecturer Diagnostic Radiography

Opening Date:
21 Dec 2018
Closing Date:
28 Feb 2019
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FTE: Full time position working 37 hours (1.0 FTE). 2.2 posts are available and fractional appointments are welcomed. Duration of contract: Permanent We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced HCPC registered diagnostic radiographer committed to enhancing the profile of radiographers in the UK to join our team. You will join one of the largest radiography education providers in the UK and will be part of a dynamic and innovative team who are at the forefront of learning and teaching developments. The successful applicant will have a good first degree in diagnostic imaging or equivalent and either have, or be close to completing, a Masters. Doctoral level study would also be advantageous. Fractional appointments will be considered. The successful applicant will be recruited to join our teaching team and experience in image reporting or modalities such as CT, MRI, RNI and PETCT would be advantageous. You will have good oral and written communications skills and the ability to organise yourself and others. We offer an extensive provision at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Our post graduate provision encompasses a wide range of CPD opportunities from short courses to full Masters' programmes and doctorate study. The successful applicant will play an active part in the education of students and taking forwards the research strategy within the Department and in developing the research environment alongside other radiography staff. All our programmes are supported by world-class learning resources, comprehensive on site skills facilities including a CT scanner and extensive web based resources that can be accessed from office or home. For an informal discussion, please contact Helen York, Professional Lead Diagnostic Radiography on 01707 281125 or email h.m.york@herts.ac.uk or Dr Karen Beeton Head of Department on 01707 284114 or email k.s.beeton@herts.ac.uk