Senior Lecturer in Midwifery (ref 3762)

Opening Date:
13 Aug 2014
Closing Date:
28 Aug 2014
Salary Range:

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and dynamic Senior Lecturer in Midwifery to join our team of lecturers in The Department of Health Sciences at the University of York. We are particularly interested in hearing from midwifery lecturers with significant programme leadership experience. The successful applicant would be expected to take on the role of LME.

Main purpose of the role:
• To lecture, lead seminars, tutorials and other forms of undergraduate and postgraduate teaching
• To take responsibility for overseeing, developing and promoting innovative teaching and learning approaches and material, which create interest, understanding and enthusiasm amongst students
• To lead the design, development and delivery of a range of academic programmes of study and ensure that programme design and delivery comply with the quality standards and regulations of the Department and University
• To undertake effectively a range of administrative and managerial responsibilities
• To provide strategic leadership with respect to midwifery education

Applicants must be:
• Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council
• Qualified to at least Masters level
• Registered with the Nursing & Midwifery Council as a teacher
• An experienced lecturer with substantial experience of programme leadership and programme governance
• Experienced in curriculum development, programme leadership and held a senior academic governance position such as Chair of Exam Board or similar
• Willing to undertake a lead academic role consistent with senior lectureship which may include the supportive management of a small group or team

For informal enquireies in relation to Midwifery please contact Dr Cathryn Britton at tel 01904 321652, for all other relating to the role, please contact Angela Simpson at tel 01904 321682

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