Lecturer in Mental Health (Teaching and Scholarship)

Opening Date:
21 Dec 2014
Closing Date:
16 Jan 2015
Salary Range:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full-time Lecturer in Mental Health Care and Practice to join a vibrant team in the School of Healthcare Sciences. The School provides undergraduate and postgraduate programmes to the health and social care workforce in North Wales and beyond, and has centres at both Bangor and Wrexham. Our research concentrates on creating and implementing the evidence base for healthcare within a bilingual context and on service user perspectives and involvement.

The successful applicant will work as part of a team responsible for the planning, implementation and evaluation of educational activities for Mental Health Nursing, Care and Practice at Bangor University.

The successful applicant will be principally responsible for;

  • planning, teaching, assessing and evaluation of mental health nursing programmes
  • supervising and supporting students within specified practice areas across North Wales
  • the pastoral support for an agreed number of students

Applications from those with experience of working within child and adolescent services would be particularly welcome. The successful applicant would be appointed at the Grade 8 level if meeting all essential and desirable criteria.

Applicant must:

  • Hold current relevant NMC registration
  • Have, or are working towards, a recordable teaching qualification with NMC
  • Have, or be working towards a relevant Masters Degree qualification
  • Be prepared to work towards doctorate level study
  • Have relevant clinical and lecturing experience

The successful candidate will be expected to commence as soon as possible and the post is available until 30 September, 2018.

We would be willing to consider this as a secondment opportunity.

Contact Denise Aspinal, Programme Lead and Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing, e-mail: d.m.aspinall@bangor.ac.uk, tel: (01248) 383144 or Professor Jo Rycroft-Malone, Head of School, e-mail: j.rycroft-malone@bangor.ac.uk