Professional Lead for Mental Health Nursing – University of West London

Opening Date:
9 Apr 2015
Closing Date:
13 Apr 2015
Salary Range:

The University of West London is a leading modern university specialising in the education and development of connected creative, business and service professionals.

The College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare (CNMH) is a large College within The University of West London. CNMH students are based in both, North-West London and Berkshire. The College provides pre-registration, post-registration and Professional Development courses. With approximately 1000 students and 100 staff, the College is a varied, welcoming and friendly place to work.

The post holder will serve as a member of the College’s senior management team with a key role in the operational development of Mental Health and the strategic direction of the College. This will include support to the mental health team through appropriate leadership and management and serve as Programme Leader for the PGDip Mental Health Nursing.

This post will be based at the main campus for the College of Nursing Midwifery and Healthcare in Brentford. The post-holder will be expected to travel to NHS trust partner sites in NW London and Berkshire and the Berkshire Institute for Nursing Midwifery and Healthcare in Reading.

The successful applicant will have excellent interpersonal and team working skills, with the ability to lead a team at a strategic and/or operational level.

The successful candidate will be a registered nurse with:

  • Higher degree in a relevant subject
  • Current relevant registration with NMC
  • NMC recorded teaching qualification
  • HEA Fellowship or prepared to work towards this within 1 year of appointment

In addition the candidate will have sound knowledge of current practice in teaching and learning in Mental Health Nursing including the structuring and delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

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