Jobs: West Midlands

Associate Professor – Curriculum Lead (Midwifery)

Opening Date:
6 May 2021
Closing Date:
30 May 2021
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Ref No: REQ008432 Department: Faculty of Health & Life Sciences Grade: 9 Salary: £52,571 to £65,106 per annum 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 No.1 Modern University in the Midlands (Guardian University Guide 2021) and ranked in the UK’s top 5 for Nursing in the Guardian University Guide. We are currently seeking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to join our senior leadership nursing team (Pre-registration Nursing lead, Nursing Associate lead), to lead our highly innovative Post-Registration, CPD and international top -up nursing portfolio. Please see Job Descriptions for details. Applicants will need to possess a Registered Nurse qualification. Previous extensive experience of teaching and leading within a Higher Education Institution is highly desirable and your application should detail your areas of clinical/teaching experience and expertise. The University offers academic and professional development. You will be supported to develop your interests in order to progress your career. Salary is dependent on experience. Informal enquiries should be addressed to Dr Laura Strumidlo: aa9039@coventry.ac.uk. To apply: https://staffrecruitment.coventry.ac.uk/tlive_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID%3d967092TViH&WVID=1861420Izv&LANG=USA

Lecturer (Teaching)/Senior Lecturer (Teaching) Physician Associate Programme

Opening Date:
4 May 2021
Closing Date:
25 May 2021
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We are seeking an enthusiastic person to join our staff team for the MSc Physician Associate programme in the Department of Paramedic Science and Physician Associates. The successful candidate will play a key role in the delivery of general medical, clinical skills, and clinical simulation teaching. The College is committed to inter-disciplinary simulated learning and has a simulation centre including hospital, therapy, and home environments, and benefits from dedicated skills technicians and a range of technically advanced equipment. The successful candidate will also support students via tutorials and by being a Personal Academic Tutor (PAT) and a zoned academic (supporting students in placements). The Department of Paramedic Science and Physician Associates is one of four departments in the School. The School comprises courses in Foundations degrees in Health and Social Care, Undergraduate courses in Health and Social Care, Paramedic Science, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Social work, and master’s courses in Nutritional therapy and the MSc Physician Associate course. The School has an exceptional reputation for excellence and the appointee will further develop the quality of our provision through strong collaboration with our practice partners. The School upholds the overall mission of the University by providing high quality, accessible learning opportunities, promoting academic enquiry, and the advancement of knowledge. We are committed to the Widening Participation and Social Inclusion agendas and have a good record of assisting those with disabilities to undertake Higher Education. For an informal discussion please contact Ruth Jones OBE (Head of Paramedic Science and Physician Associates) via email to r.jones@worc.ac.uk. https://jobs.worcester.ac.uk/SAHC2102-R

External Examiner – FdSc/Cert HE Health and Social Care

Opening Date:
30 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
17 May 2021
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The Department of Health and Wellbeing, in the School of Allied Health & Community at the University of Worcester is seeking External Examiners for the following programme:
  • Certificate in Higher Education / Foundation Degree (FdSc) in Health and Social Care
We are seeking a replacement external examiner for the next academic year for the Foundation Degree (Science) in Health and Social Care Practice. The University of Worcester offers support for external examiners and a full induction day. Further support is also provided by the Course leader and module team. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year. Applicants are advised that the University applies the following criteria to external examiners:
  • The area of expertise of external examiners is within the area of assessment undertaken
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment
  • Applicants must not have been a University of Worcester examiner within the last five years
  • Applicants will have a recognised Healthcare qualification, either Nurse (Nursing and Midwifery Council) or Allied Health Profession (Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)) registered applicants will be considered
Two External Examiners are required for the full-time, 2 year, Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care. Interested applicants can seek further information or should send a CV for consideration to Rebecca Weston Senior Lecturer Health and Social Care, Course Leader for CertHE and FdSc HSC, University of Worcester, r.weston@worc.ac.uk

Assistant Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Occupational Therapy

Opening Date:
29 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
16 May 2021
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Ref No: REQ008430 Department: Faculty of Health & Life Sciences Grade/Salary: Assistant Lecturer (Grade 6) – £27,518 to £36,917 per annum, Assistant Professor (Grade 8) – £40,329 to £57,430 per annum.
  • Assistant Lecturer (Grade 6) – Full Time, Fixed Term Contract (2 years)
  • Assistant Professor (Grade 8) – Full Time, Permanent
The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health are seeking to recruit enthusiastic and ambitious HCPC registered Occupational Therapist to join our dynamic team of academics delivering excellent and visionary pre-registration occupational therapy courses. We have been successful in growing our provision and due to recent promotions within the team are seeking to recruit to two posts. You will be joining an outstanding team of nearly 40 occupational therapists and we offer a range of courses including BSc, MSc and Integrated Degree Apprenticeships in Coventry and London. We are proud that our BSc Occupational Therapy course is placed 10th in the UK (Complete University Guide 2019) and Coventry University is placed 13th in the UK University league tables (Guardian 2019). In addition to this the University has been awarded Gold for outstanding Teaching and Learning (TEF 2017) and named ‘University of the Year for Student Experience’ (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019). Our occupational therapy team are one of the largest in the country and work collaboratively with a wide range of health care professions within the Faculty of Health and Life sciences and now benefit from new, ‘state of the art’ health science simulation facilities, a £60M+ investment. For a fly through video – insert in your browser: https://coventry.wistia.com/medias/wnz2at25u2?media_finished For the Assistant Lecturer post, applicants should demonstrate a wide range of clinical experience and is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in an academic career. For the Assistant Professor post, experience of teaching within higher education is desirable. The salary is dependent upon the skills and qualifications of the individual. Job descriptions will be available upon request from the Human Resources Department when applying for the post. The University offers academic and professional development and provides a Post Graduate Certificate Teaching Qualification for Lecturers who do not hold a recognised teaching qualification. Informal enquiries should be addressed to Dr Kim Stuart (Curriculum Lead: Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy), kim.stuart@coventry.ac.uk. Interview Date: 26/05/2021 (Please put this date in your diary because we may not be able to consider alternative dates). To apply https://staffrecruitment.coventry.ac.uk/tlive_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID%3d397757TUZE&WVID=1861420Izv&LANG=USA

Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Haematology

Opening Date:
29 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
19 May 2021
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Ref No: REQ008407 Department: Faculty of Health and Life Sciences Grade: 7/8 Salary: Lecturer (Grade 7) - £33,806 to £42,800 per annum, Assistant Professor (Grade 8) - £40,329 to £57,430 per annum. As a global university, Coventry ranks strongly in national and worldwide league tables and we aim to set ourselves apart as the university of choice for a great experience. That's where you come in: if you would like to achieve the personal satisfaction of making a real difference to people's lives through your own individual contribution then we'd like to hear from you. The School of Life Sciences is continuing to expand and optimise its impressive portfolio of courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. We are looking for an Assistant Professor to join our dedicated team to deliver our undergraduate and postgraduate teaching programmes with expertise in haematology. The successful candidate will be passionate about their subject and be able to contribute to a high quality learning and teaching experience. Within their subject area the appointee will be required to: design and curate learning materials; develop and conduct active online and onsite workshops; run practical sessions and tutorials; supervise undergraduate and postgraduate students research projects; contribute to departmental and course administration and curriculum development. Academic leadership, such as module leadership will be expected from a Lecturer. Course leadership may be expected from an Associate Professor. Line management may also be a responsibility and a strong external profile will be expected. The position (grade) offered to the successful candidate will depend on experience and expertise. A commitment to equality, diversity and working within multidisciplinary teams is essential.

Assistant Lecturer/Lecturer in Dietetics

Opening Date:
28 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
16 May 2021
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Coventry University - Faculty of Health & Life Sciences Grade: 6/7 Salary: Assistant Lecturer (Grade 6) – £27,518 to £36,917 per annum Lecturer (Grade 7) – £33,806 to £42,800 per annum. Ref No: REQ008429 Coventry University is achieving an unprecedented level of success, and this is an exciting time to join Coventry University, and the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health. With a University Gold Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) rating, a ranking of 2nd in the UK for Teaching Excellence, our vision is to continue to enhance our position as a leading provider of innovative education and impactful research both nationally and across the world. The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health is the largest School in the University. We have a broad provision of health professions related courses across Dietetics, Nursing, Midwifery, Occupational Therapy, Operating Department Practice, Paramedic and Physiotherapy all leading to professional registration. We also have a large portfolio of CPD courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We are seeking to recruit enthusiastic and ambitious HCPC registered dietitian to join our suite of courses, including BSc (Hons) dietetics, Pre-registration Masters in Dietetics and Leadership, and Masters in Public Health Nutrition. The successful candidate will contribute to the development and delivery of innovative and dynamic dietetics and nutrition education through, practical sessions, placement support and related professional and academic activity. The salary is dependent upon the skills and qualifications of the individual. Experience of teaching within higher education is desirable. The University offers academic and professional development and provides a Post Graduate Certificate Teaching Qualification for Lecturers who do not hold a recognised teaching qualification. Informal enquiries should be addressed to Bernice Tighe (Curriculum lead for Allied Health Professions) Email: b.tighe@coventry.ac.uk. Closing date: 16th May 2021.

External Examiner – Foundation Degree in Dental Technology

Opening Date:
27 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
21 May 2021
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The School of Allied Health and Community Studies at the University of Worcester is seeking an External Examiner for the following programme: Foundation Degree in Dental Technology Award The FdSc in Dental Technology has been a successful course delivered by a partner organisation, Birmingham Metropolitan College (BMet) with the University of Worcester, for a number of years. The course is delivered at Matthew Boulton College as part of BMet. Interested applicants must have relevant knowledge and experience in the subject specialism and have HE experience of teaching, managing and assessing students on similar Undergraduate Degree courses. The role requires external moderation of assessments, attendance at the Boards of Examiners and completion of an Annual External Examiners Report. Programme details will be provided to the appointee and a full induction day will be offered. Further support is also provided by the Course Leader and module team. For further information please contact: Peter Beck Department Manager Medical and Horticulture Matthew Boulton Campus Jennens Road Birmingham B7 4PS t: 0121 446 4545 (ext. 8018) e: peter.beck@bmet.ac.uk

Associate Professor – Curriculum Lead (Nursing)

Opening Date:
23 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
21 May 2021
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Ref No: REQ008417 Department: Faculty of Health & Life Sciences Grade: 9 Salary: £52,571.00 to £65,106.00 per annum Mode: Full Time, Permanent 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 No.1 Modern University in the Midlands (Guardian University Guide 2021) and ranked in the UK’s top 5 for Nursing in the Guardian University Guide. We are currently seeking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to join our senior leadership nursing team (Pre-registration Nursing lead, Nursing Associate lead), to lead our highly innovative Post-Registration, CPD and international top -up nursing portfolio. Please see Job Descriptions for details. Applicants will need to possess a Registered Nurse qualification. Previous extensive experience of teaching and leading within a Higher Education Institution is highly desirable and your application should detail your areas of clinical/teaching experience and expertise. The University offers academic and professional development. You will be supported to develop your interests in order to progress your career. Salary is dependent on experience. Informal enquiries should be addressed to Dr Laura Strumidlo: aa9039@coventry.ac.uk. Closing date: 21/05/21 To apply https://staffrecruitment.coventry.ac.uk/tlive_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID%3d012087TS7c&WVID=1861420Izv&LANG=USA

Clinical Skills and Simulated Learning Tutor (Paramedic Science)

Opening Date:
22 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
13 May 2021
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We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Clinical Skills and Simulated Learning Tutor to join the Department of Paramedic Science and Physician Associates to play a key role in the delivery of clinical skills education in the Paramedic Science Programmes including the BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science, the Foundation Degree Paramedic Science and Technician to Paramedic programmes. The successful candidate will also contribute to clinical skills teaching across the department and to promote inter professional learning and teaching. The appointee will join a highly successful team delivering core skills and simulation teaching. They will also participate in clinical simulation across a number of other health related disciplines including physicians associate, physiotherapy, and occupational therapy. The School is committed to inter-disciplinary simulated learning and the successful candidate will further enhance these developments. The wider College has a state of the art simulation centre including hospital, therapy and home environments and also benefits from dedicated skills technicians and a range of technically advanced equipment. The Department of Paramedic Science and Physician Associates is one of four departments in the School and comprises courses in: Foundations degree in Health and Social Care, Occupational therapy, Physiotherapy, Nutritional therapy, Social work, and Physician Associate. The department also support continuous professional development through short courses and study days. For an informal discussion please contact Ruth Jones OBE (Head of Paramedic Science and Physician Associates) via email to r.jones@worc.ac.uk. https://jobs.worcester.ac.uk/SAHC2108

External Examiner – MSc Dietetics and Leadership (pre-registration) courses

Opening Date:
20 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
30 May 2021
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Coventry University is seeking an External Examiner for its suite of MSc Dietetics and Leadership (pre-registration) courses. The University offers extensive support for external examiners and holds briefing workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the programme lead, course directors and course administrators. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of two Board of Examiners meetings per year and to complete an annual External Examiner Monitoring Report. The appointed External Examiner will work alongside other external examiners advising and commenting on a variety of undergraduate modules. Applicants are advised that the University applies the following criteria to external examiners:
  • The area of expertise of external examiners is within the area of assessment undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • Applicants must not have been a Coventry University examiner or employee within the last five years;
  • Experience of being an External Examiner is desirable but not essential.
For expressions of interest please enclose an up to date copy of your CV to Jo Mainwaring, email hsx533@coventry.ac.uk.