Lecturer (Academic) in Operating Department Practice

Opening Date:
22 Nov 2017
Closing Date:
17 Dec 2017
Salary Range:

At BU our vision is to create a stimulating, challenging and rewarding University experience in a world class learning community, through sharing a unique fusion of education, research and professional practice and inspiring our students and staff to enrich the world.

The Faculty of Health and Social Sciences (HSS) is central to this vision, working closely with practice partners to prepare and develop health care and social work professionals to provide high quality care. The Faculty of Health and Social Sciences is central to this vision and this post will contribute to helping us meet the expectations of BU2018, the University’s strategic plan.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to delivery of teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in Operating Department Practice and other health related programmes. You will be engaged in research and knowledge-exchange activity including innovative CPD, short course activities and developing personal areas of scholarship and professional expertise.

You will be qualified to Doctorate level or be able to demonstrate the ability to create and disseminate knowledge at an equivalent level and have the capability to convert this knowledge into a doctorate in a maximum of the first 3-5 years from the date of appointment.

You will be (professionally and/or) research active and committed to a culture of academic excellence and continuous improvement. You must either be a qualified Operating Department Practitioner registered with the HCPC or a nurse registered with NMC with recent perioperative practice experience.

For an informal discussion please contact Dr Carol Clark Head of Department on 01202 963022, cclark@bounemouth.ac.uk

Detailed job descriptions and person specifications are available at https://www1.bournemouth.ac.uk/lecturer-academic-operating-department-practice-part-time together with an online application form.