Head of School – Public Health, Midwifery and Social Work

Opening Date:
9 Jan 2017
Closing Date:
6 Feb 2017
Salary Range:

We would like to invite applicants for consideration in the post for Head of School Public Health, Midwifery and Social Work. This vacancy presents an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated person to lead and manage the School in delivering an exceptional student experience, deliver internationally excellent research and knowledge exchange and ensure an outstanding work environment for staff. The post holder will also be required to make a research and/or teaching contribution to one area of the School’s portfolio.

We are seeking an ambitious and experienced academic, with a relevant professional background. Essential experience within research and/or knowledge exchange in a relevant area and a full appreciation for the complexity and operations required in a contemporary health and care environment and Higher Education. The post holder will possess excellent leadership skills and abilities, reflecting the qualities set out in the University Leadership Framework.

Consideration given to conferring the title of Professor provided the applicant meets the University’s published criteria.
For further details and to apply visit our Vacancies page, www.canterbury.ac.uk.
Informal enquiries to the Dean of the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing, Debra Teasdale, 01227 922822,  dean.health@canterbury.ac.uk (strictly no agencies, thank you) quoting reference number FHH0831

If you require further information regarding the application process please contact the Recruitment Team at hr.recruitment@canterbury.ac.uk quoting reference number FHH0831. Please note applications must be made online via the University website; details sent directly via email cannot be considered.