Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing

Opening Date:
12 May 2017
Closing Date:
5 Jun 2017
Salary Range:

We are seeking an enthusiastic and ambitious mental health nursing lecturer to join our team. You will be a specialist in one or more areas of mental health nursing with a strong commitment to nursing and health professional education.

In the School of Human and Health Sciences we pride ourselves on a student-centred approach to teaching, learning and welfare, and you will be an integral part of this. You will be involved in a range of cutting edge teaching and learning strategies including Team Based Learning and Interprofessional and Peer Learning.

Our current undergraduate cohort size is 45, and we also have a cohort of graduates on a pre-registration Masters’ programme. At the core of our mental health nurse education is developing meaningful involvement of people with mental health difficulties and carers in our educational strategies.

Current registration with the NMC or HCPC and a master’s degree in a relevant subject are essential. You must be a member of the Health Education Academy (HEA) or have capacity to obtain membership within 12 months of appointment. You must be prepared to register and study towards a doctorate if you do not already hold one.

The School is committed to investment in mental health nurse education. You will make an essential contribution to course development and the direction of mental health nursing at the University of Huddersfield. We are proud to be shaping the delivery of mental health nursing care in the region and the wider community.

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Sarah Kendal on 01484 473369 (email s.kendal@hud.ac.uk) or Ruth Brown (01484471999 (email r.h.brown@hud.ac.uk).

For further information, please see https://www.hud.ac.uk/hr/jobs/

This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring check.