Professor of / Reader in Nursing, Midwifery and Health Care Research (jointly funded University / NHS)

Opening Date:
1 Sep 2014
Closing Date:
1 Oct 2014
Salary Range:

This newly established integrated clinical/academic post provides an exciting opportunity to work across a University, School and Trust with well-established reputations for excellence and for the appointee to make a significant leadership contribution to further enhancing research, teaching, service development and delivery across clinical and academic environments. Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust (CHFT) is a key partner of the University and we work closely together in delivering pre and post-registration education for a range of Health Care Professionals, as well as undertaking joint collaborations around research, innovation and service development The University and Trust are highly committed to further developing the quantity and quality of our joint Nursing, Midwifery and Health Care Research activity, building staff capability and capacity in research and evidence based, patient-centred care, and promoting innovative practice and service delivery.

Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust (CHFT) is a dynamic and successful organisation with a strong organisational and personal development focus. With over 5,500 employees and a turnover of £343 million, the Trust provides a comprehensive range of secondary care services to the people of Calderdale and Huddersfield and has an exceptional reputation for service delivery and a strong commitment to further enhancing its research and development activity.

If you are looking for a challenging and stimulating role in enthusiastic and energetic environments then this could well be the post for you.

This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

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