Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Diagnostic Imaging

Opening Date:
22 Jan 2021
Closing Date:
4 Feb 2021
Salary Range:

Challenging, interesting and constantly changing, the University of Derby is an exceptional place to learn and an incredibly rewarding place to work.

Ours is an extraordinary educational environment and because we specialise in identifying and developing individual potential, you can be confident you’ll receive all the help and encouragement you need to build a rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress.

Our combined higher and further education offering is spread over campuses in Derby, Buxton, Leek and Chesterfield and we have some of the best university facilities in the UK, investing more than £200 million in facilities in the last 10 years.

We achieve outstanding results for our teaching and research and with more than 34,000 people choosing to study with us every year, we depend on the dedication of a team of 2,200 academic and professional services staff.

Financially strong and seriously ambitious we offer our employees a family-friendly, rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress.

About the role

Please note, this is a part time 0.4FTE role

The overall purpose/objectives of this role is to teach an evidence based curriculum within the broad field of diagnostic imaging practice. The experience for all students at the University of Derby is grounded in learning and teaching that is of the highest quality, delivered by appropriately qualified and experienced academic staff, whom are deeply engaged with their discipline. This commitment to learning and teaching is focused on the student experience ensuring that they are treated as individuals in the learning journey. Implicit in this, is the requirement that we encourage independence of thought, the desire to understand and to advance within the discipline, and the ability to reflect on what has been achieved.

The College of Health, Psychology & Social Care upholds the overall mission of the University by providing high quality, accessible learning opportunities which equip ‘students with the skills and qualities for employment and to build successful and fulfilling careers’ promoting academic enquiry and the advancement of knowledge, using a variety of methods of delivery. We are committed to widening participation and have an excellent record of meeting the needs of local stakeholders. Service user and carer involvement in course development and delivery is an increasingly important aspect of our work.

The post holder will be innovative and creative in their role whilst possessing a high standard of skill within imaging practice. The post holder will be expected to contribute to the pre-registration diagnostic radiography programmes (BSc and MSc), and the post graduate ultrasound award, offered by the discipline area. The post holder may also contribute towards return to practice programmes, the foundation degree for assistant practitioners, the assistant practitioner bridging programme and post graduate modules related to diagnostic imaging.

Please note, unfortunately due to the SOC level and salary associated with this post we would be unable to sponsor any applicants requiring a skilled worker visa. For further information, please visit the skilled worker visa page at gov.uk.

If you wish to discuss your individual Visa arrangements in relation to this role, please contact us at HRUKVI@derby.ac.uk