As Associate Professor, you will be a real catalyst at the heart of the school of nursing, leading on the professional development of our Adult Nursing programmes in collaboration with our existing Associate Professors/Team Leaders for adult nursing. We will look to you to identify, promote, and deliver the most innovative, practical, and inclusive practice in learning and teaching which enhances the student experience and is informed through external and collaborative engagement with our practice partners. You will have a vision for adult nursing that develops adult field nursing students who are ready at the point of registration to work in the complex and diverse settings where adult nursing is delivered. You will also make a real impact on the School of Nursing’s leadership and management, championing the design and delivery of our adult nursing programmes.
We’re seeking a forward looking academic professional who can champion adult nursing and who has a vision for developing innovation and contemporary adult nursing curricula to reflect the range and diversity of specialities and placement settings.
A UK qualified Adult Nurse, you will be abreast of the developments in this field to ensure our programmes remain of high quality. You will have had experience in Adult Nursing education, leading on creative and innovative approaches to curriculum design. You will be an excellent communicator and collaborator, working with the Team Leaders and their teams for our adult nursing ensuring high satisfaction for our students and driving up quality to the highest standards. Applicants will be required to demonstrate that they meet the Kingston University standards in learning and teaching and research. At the end of the probation period you must have the relevant level of UKPSF recognition (if this has not already been obtained).
At Kingston University’s Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education, our unique position opens up almost limitless opportunities. Not just for students, but for members of our valued team. Our ground-breaking partnership with St George’s, University of London brings together internationally-renowned research capabilities and a reputation for practical teaching excellence. Join this richly diverse, multi-site organisation – offering courses in everything from nursing to radiography, social work to midwifery– and you can look forward to a portfolio of experiences that can only advance your career.
The School of Nursing is a place of innovators and early adopters – people passionate about collaboration, practical outputs and lifelong learning. But most of all we’re a group driven to create nursing associates, nurses and a nursing profession that will make a lasting impact throughout the 21st Century. We’re a school that works with our close partners at St. George’s, University of London in a joint faculty that delivers rich experiences, access to world-class research and industry-leading work for nursing and the care professions.