Lecturer / Senior Lecturer (Academic) in Occupational Therapy / Health Psychology

Opening Date:
21 Nov 2017
Closing Date:
14 Jan 2018
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 occupational therapy 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 Occupational Therapist or a Health Psychologist and (where relevant) be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

For an informal discussion please contact:

Joint Programme Leads: Dr Saffron Scott, 01202 961388, scotts@bournemouth.ac.uk or Dr Bernadette Waters, 01202 962158, bwaters@bournemouth.ac.uk

Detailed job descriptions and person specifications are available at http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/jobs/ together with an online application form.