Head of Subject: Therapeutic Practice

Opening Date:
3 Jan 2014
Closing Date:
6 Jan 2014
Salary Range:

Head of Subject: Therapeutic Practice
£42,118 – £60,000 per annum (dependent upon qualifications and experience)

Ref: 4030

Great people, original thinking, inspiring individuals – changing lives.

Here at the University of Derby we are in the business of creating opportunities to transform lives – we aim to be the ambitious student’s natural choice for quality, support and achievement – would you like to help us achieve this?

We are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative Head of Subject to lead our Therapeutic Practice provision. This subject area comprises Occupational Therapy, Therapeutic Arts and Counselling and Psychotheparies, at both undergraduate and post-graduate level.

This successful area within the School of Health and Social care requires an experienced leader and manager to ensure continued growth and development, as well as maintaining and enhancing high standards of educational provision and excellent student experience.

The ideal candidate will have a Doctorate or be working towards one and possess a qualification / registration relevant to a professional body (e.g. HCPC). You will also have teaching experience in Higher Education and a good understanding of the NHS and either Occupational therapy, Therapeutic Arts or Counselling and Psychotherapy.

Experience of implementing change and encouraging innovation and an ability to lead and manage people, plans/projects, and to contribute to strategic planning is also essential to the role.

For further information about the role, please contact Dr Paula Crick p.crick@derby.ac.uk or by telephone 01332 593034.

Closing date: 6 January 2014
Interview Date: 24 January 2014

To apply on-line please visit our website – www.derby.ac.uk/jobs.

For further information and to apply on-line please click on the ‘apply’ link below.

Minicom 01332 591685

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