Director of Nurse Education/ Deputy Head of School

Opening Date:
28 Jul 2014
Closing Date:
28 Sep 2014
Salary Range:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Director of Nurse Education / Deputy Head of School to manage our sizeable and highly valued contracts for pre and post registration Nursing provision. With an intake of over 200 students per annum, for Adult and Mental Health fields, and a substantial Learning Beyond Registration undertaking, the portfolio of Nursing programme sits within the School of Health and Social Care and prides itself on its public and community health focus, its commitment to interprofessional learning with Social Work and Social Care and its research informed teaching and learning.

The Director will lead and manage a growing team of Nursing academics and professional support staff, will be a Deputy Head of School and will be a key member of the School of Health and Social Care Leadership Group.

The College of Social Science consists of seven Schools (Psychology, Health and Social Care, Business, Law, Social and Political Sciences, Sport and Exercise Science and Education). Our mission is to provide a vibrant, collegiate environment and presence that supports an inspirational student experience through excellent teaching, research and a commitment to making a positive difference to local, national and international communities.

The successful candidate will be an experienced, professional nurse who has an established record of high quality educational leadership and who will take forward its Nursing provision in partnership with local and regional health providers.

For an informal discussion regarding this post, please contact Nigel Horner, Head of School of Health and Social Care, 01522 886368 or by email

To apply for this position, please visit the University of Lincoln job website:
If you have any queries please email or telephone 01522 886775. Please quote the job reference number and title in all correspondence.

Interview date: 28th October 2014