Assistant Professor or Teaching Associate in Midwifery

Opening Date:
22 May 2015
Closing Date:
19 Jun 2015
Salary Range:

The University of Nottingham’s School of Health Sciences is part of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and aims to be a centre of National and International excellence in research, education and practice development in health care. The School has 350 academic and support staff and consists of two main education centres over 3,000 urban and rural square miles, providing pre-registration and post-registration, degree and higher degree courses.

The Division of Midwifery is seeking to appoint either an Assistant Professor or a Teaching Associate in Midwifery to join our team of creative and committed midwifery academic staff. The Division is currently developing innovative teaching and learning strategies to provide high quality education across a range of academic levels to deliver an integrated pre-registration midwifery curriculum in 2015.

Successful applicants will make a significant contribution to the Division of Midwifery through their teaching and leadership contributions to the undergraduate and post graduate Midwifery education. They will provide support to students within academic and placement environments, establishing effective relationships with external partners and service users. The geographical nature of the School requires the post holder to be able to deliver the programme and support students on any of the East Midlands sites of the University, as required by the Head of Midwifery Education.

At Assistant Professor level, candidates should have a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in midwifery or related subject and have active registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). Candidates should also have evidence of national or international recognition in area of expertise (through publications, conference presentations or membership of professional bodies).

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