Jobs: East of England

Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Science (2 posts)

Opening Date:
26 Nov 2020
Closing Date:
3 Jan 2021
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Ref no. 030575 School of Health and Social Work FTE: 1.0fte working 37 hours per week Duration of Contract: Permanent Salary: UH8 £40,322 to £51,034 pa depending on skills and experience Location: College Lane Campus, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield The school is particularly supportive of applicants who may wish to job share and or work part time An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our friendly and dynamic Paramedic team within the School of Health and Social Work. You will play an essential role both in the delivery of our educational programmes. Main duties and responsibilities We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced HCPC registered Paramedic. You will be responsible for the teaching and assessment of undergraduate/postgraduate Paramedic students at the University, at their placement or place of work. You will utilise current evidence-base to underpin teaching and learning activities. You may participate in development and reviews of programmes including inter-professional developments across the School, and contribute to undergraduate curriculum developments; including development, delivery and teaching on short courses, modules and programmes. You will contribute to the administration of the School by undertaking additional roles, such as being a module lead and joining teams involved in activities such as admissions, timetabling or programme support. You will also be expected to undertake and contribute to Paramedic research. You will liaise with and maintain good relationships with colleagues across the School and University. Skills and Experience You will be an experienced practising Paramedic with the HCPC with recent academic and/or clinical experience in the UK. This post would suit a Paramedic or Paramedic Practitioner with educational experience or wishing to develop a career in this area. You'll have a breadth of relevant paramedic practice. Your application will demonstrate a sustained interest and knowledge of contemporary Paramedic practice. It is essential that you have good oral and written communication skills and be proficient in the English language. You will demonstrate a willingness to undertake paramedic research and are able to work effectively as part of a team. You will be able to work without close supervision, be organised, take initiative and be self-motivating, and be adaptable to change and flexible in your approach. Being willing to contribute to inter-professional teaching and learning activities, with an interest in evidence-based healthcare is key. Qualifications required The successful applicant will hold an honours degree in Paramedic Science. You will have completed or be close to completing a Master's degree in a relevant subject or have substantial relevant experience. It is essential that you are HCPC registered. Contact Details/Informal Enquiries: For an informal discussion about the post, please contact John Talbot Professional Lead Paramedic Science on 01707284538 (j.r.talbot2@herts.ac.uk) or Dr Karen Beeton, Head of Department on 07534912131 (k.s.beeton@herts.ac.uk).

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Paramedic Practice [progression route] immediate start

Opening Date:
18 Nov 2020
Closing Date:
30 Nov 2020
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The University of Suffolk has recently launched a new provision for HCPC holding Paramedics who wish to advance their practice - the BSc (Hons) Paramedic Practice [progression route]. We are seeking a suitable experienced and qualified External Examiner to joint the team here, for a 4 year tenure, with immediate start. We are seeking an External Examinder who has both the knowledge of the academic content, delivery and assessment at a minimum of the level being examined, and extensive practise knowledge, with a particular focus on leadership and coaching. Candidates must be registered with the HCPC, be currently employed by a UK Higher Education Establishment, be UK resident, and have no more than one other significant external examining role currently. In the first instance can you please send your CV, along with a short expression of interest, to the undersigned. Simon Bransden Assistant Quality Manager eoi@uos.ac.uk

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Midwifery

Opening Date:
12 Nov 2020
Closing Date:
6 Dec 2020
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The Faculty of Health and Social Sciences is one of the largest faculties within the University and offers a full range of undergraduate, postgraduate and vocationally orientated professional programmes for home and overseas students. Courses within the School of Society, Community & Health include Midwifery, Operating Department Practice, Paramedic Science, Social Work, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy and Public Health. The successful post-holder will take responsibility for teaching on the three year, second registration midwifery and masters courses. They will work collaboratively with local practice partners who support students with practice learning, including apprenticeships. The role involves working with colleagues across the University to deliver exciting and innovative courses within a friendly and supportive environment. The University actively encourages the development of its staff through postgraduate and doctoral studies. All staff are required to be research active and support is provided by the Institute of Health Research. Due to UK Visas and Immigration policy changes on immigration, we can only accept applications from Non EEA candidates who hold Tier 1 status and are able to work and reside in the UK with no restrictions or sponsorship of an employer required. The University is committed to equality of opportunity and values the diversity of all its workforce and student population. To apply: Please download information and application forms from: www.beds.ac.uk/jobs Alternatively, application forms and further details may be obtained from the Human Resources Department, University of Bedfordshire, Park Square, Luton LU1 3JU. Tel 01582 743376 (24 hour answering service) or email: employment.opportunities@beds.ac.uk Please quote reference number and job title. Please note CVs will only be accepted in addition to a fully completed application form All applications must be received by midnight on the closing date. Applications will not be accepted after this deadline. For any post specific information please contact the Acting Head of School, Dr Mark Wareing on mark.wareing@beds.ac.uk with ‘Midwifery application’ in the title.

Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
2 Nov 2020
Closing Date:
4 Dec 2020
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The School of Health and Sports Sciences at the University of Suffolk is looking to appoint a dynamic and experienced Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy to work with the Dean of School and Associate Deans in leading the development of the University’s new physiotherapy provision (due to launch in September 2022). The post holder will work with internal and external stakeholders to lead in the composition of a new and innovative physiotherapy curriculum, secure placement capacity and play an active role in establishing a new lecturing team in this specialism. Our physiotherapy provision will be housed in our brand-new health and well-being building (due to open in Spring 2022) and will represent a further expansion of our thriving Health and Sports Sciences School. The post holder will possess significant experience of working in an HE setting and in curriculum development. They will also have a proactive attitude, be able to lead a team and successfully engage with a range of stakeholders. We are seeking highly motivated and talented candidates, who will not only make the most of opportunities provided by our School, but also help to develop new opportunities in research and teaching. Closing date: Friday 4 December Interview date: Tuesday 15 December Further details including the job description can be found at https://www.uos.ac.uk/jobs/senior-lecturer-physiotherapy-ref-076