Lecturer – Mental Health

Opening Date:
28 May 2018
Closing Date:
11 Jun 2018
Salary Range:

Grade 6: £38833 – £47722 per annum

Why join us?

Edinburgh Napier is one of the largest providers of nursing and midwifery education in Scotland; with a further significant profile across the wider UK and a strong transnational education portfolio. Uniquely, in Scotland, the School offers pre-registration midwifery and all four fields of practice in nursing: adult, child health, mental health & learning disabilities. We are also set to launch new pre-registration programmes in allied health & social work.

We are committed to growing our academic reputation and providing an unrivalled student experience. The School is structured into several themes signifying our areas of strength and growth, these consist of programmes of education, research, enterprise (CPD & Consultancy) and professional practice.

The mental health theme consists of multidisciplinary academics delivering innovative teaching & impactful research; with expertise in suicide prevention, mental health legislation, decision making and heuristics, psychosocial interventions, mindfulness, maternal mental health, substance (mis)use psychosis, complex PTSD and diagnostics, therapeutic relationships and interdisciplinary collaboration. We are looking for a lecturer to join this theme.

Who Are We Looking For?

You will be responsible for the delivery of contemporary, practice-based education and scholarly activity across our pre-registration degree and Masters programmes.

Essential to this position is a Doctoral qualification (for Grade 6), or Masters qualification (for grade 5), and a current active membership with the NMC or equivalent. You will have experience of innovative practice-related, research informed teaching and/or training with interest and expertise in mental health nursing.

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