Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Specialist Community Public Health Nursing

Opening Date:
20 May 2016
Closing Date:
10 Jun 2016
Salary Range:


The Public Heath team has over 30 years’ experience of academic leadership & research. We support the local, national & international public health workforce. Our teaching spans undergraduate, postgraduate & professional education. Our research & scholarship is often collaborative; working with local & international partners e.g. supporting teachers working with children with life-limiting illness, advancing health visitor practice, inter-professional working around domestic abuse & international aspects of sexual health. Our SCPHN programme is accredited by UNICEF for meeting the Baby Friendly Initiative University Standards.

The Role

You would join a welcoming, proactive team to provide teaching & related scholarly activity & deliver fundamental principles of public health across curricula with particular focus on our SCPHN programme for aspiring health visitors & school nurses.

The Person

You will have a relevant degree, be registered with the NMC Part 1 &/or Part 2 as well as Part 3 & be working towards or have completed a relevant higher degree. You will have experience of working as a lecturer in HE & will have had at least 3 years’ experience working in health visiting or school nursing practice including supporting students in the practice environment. You will have excellent teaching & communication skills & the ability to support others in their learning.

Additional Information

  • 17.5% Employer contribution pension scheme
  • Discounts for BUPA healthcare & local restaurants, shops & health clubs
  • Enthusiastic, vibrant & friendly department
  • Campus in walking distance of Canterbury City Centre

Fixed term, 2 years. Secondment considered

To apply contact hr.recruitment@canterbury.ac.uk
Ref No: FHH0728