The School of Social and Health Sciences delivers programmes and applied research in the areas of mental health nursing and counselling, psychology, sociology, and sport and exercise. There has been significant growth in the School’s research output in recent years. The School is now further developing its provision and seeks to make new appointments as it progresses its ambitions to establish a centre of excellence in mental health.
Reporting to the Head of Division for Mental Health Nursing and Counselling, you will provide teaching input into our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes as well as playing a role in the further development of the Division’s research agenda. We especially invite applications from those with a teaching or practice background in one or more of the following:
- Mental health
- Care of older people
- Public health
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
- Child and adolescent mental health
The role require excellent organisational, team working and communication skills, a commitment to teaching and programme development, and the ability to work across disciplines and organisations. You should have highly developed clinical skills, and the ability to contribute to the Division’s research priorities. Successful candidates will be expected to develop strong links with colleagues in practice.