Lecturer – Midwifery & Specialist Nursing Division

Opening Date:
8 Jan 2021
Closing Date:
27 Jan 2021
Salary Range:
Region:

School of Health and Life Sciences
Lanarkshire Campus
Lecturer: Midwifery & Specialist Nursing Division
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AC3: £44,045 – £49,552 per annum pro rata
Part Time: 21 hours per week

The School of Health and Life Sciences is a multidisciplinary School, with a diverse range of programmes delivered at our Ayr, Dumfries, Lanarkshire, London and Paisley campuses to a combined total of around 6000 students.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lecturer (with an Independent/Supplementary prescriber [V300] qualification) to join the Midwifery & Specialist Nursing Division engaging in teaching, learning and assessment activities, in addition to wider academic activities such as research, consultancy and CPD. Undertaking research, development and/ or scholarship to enhance teaching will be encouraged.
As the successful candidate, you will join a progressive team of individuals currently supporting delivery of our postgraduate MSc Advanced Clinical Practitioner Programme and non-medical prescribing provision across the Division of Midwifery & Specialist Nursing. You will have previous experience of delivering modules/programmes within the field of health/adult nursing/non-medical prescribing/specialist nursing, and be practised in contemporary teaching, learning and assessment methods. NMC professional registration is required.

The post will be based at Lanarkshire Campus, and report into the Midwifery & Specialist Nursing Division.

The University of the West of Scotland is committed to providing an inclusive working environment. UWS has an Athena SWAN bronze award, is a “Disability Confident” employer and welcomes other under-represented groups, as such we particularly encourage applications to support our diversity agenda.

Informal enquiries can be made by contacting Professor Jean Rankin (Head of Division), j.rankin@uws.ac.uk or Dr. Clair Graham (Senior Lecturer), clair.graham@uws.ac.uk.

Further information, including details of how to apply are available at https://jobs.uws.ac.uk/

The current academic structure and nomenclature at UWS is as follows:

  • AC2 – Lecturer (first time academic post)
  • AC3 – Lecturer
  • AC4 – Senior Lecturer (alternate titles used in different Universities include Principal Lecturer or Associate Professor)

Closing Date: Wednesday, 27th January 2021
Interviews Date: Friday, 5th February 2021

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups.
UWS is a “Disability Confident” employer.
University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520.