Professional Lead in Paramedic Science

Opening Date:
9 Feb 2016
Closing Date:
23 Feb 2016
Salary Range:

UH9 £47,801 – £57,047 pa
Full time position working 37 hours per week, 1.0 FTE

An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a Professional Lead in Paramedic Science within the Department of Allied Health Professions and Midwifery, School of Health and Social Work due to the impending retirement of the current post holder. You will be responsible for providing professional leadership ranging from curricula content to strategic directions for the paramedic profession and maintaining and enhancing strong partnerships with local providers and professional and regulatory bodies. You will also provide academic management of their subject group.

You will be an experienced paramedic registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) with experience of teaching in the higher education sector. Previous management and leadership experience is desirable. You should have a Masters degree and ideally a doctorate or be working towards completion of a doctoral programme. You will have a sound knowledge of research and experience of developing innovative ways of delivering our curricula.

All our programmes are supported by world-class learning resources, comprehensive on-site facilities and extensive web based resources that can be accessed both on and off campus.

The University is required to meet UKVI visa regulations. Applicants who do not currently have the right to work in the UK will have to satisfy UKVI regulations before they can be appointed.

The University offers a range of benefits including a pension scheme, professional development, family friendly policies, child care vouchers, waiving of course fees for the children of staff at UH, discounted memberships at the Hertfordshire Sports Village.

Please apply online