Senior Lecturer in Social Work, 0.5fte, Faculty of Health and Science, Department of Rehab and Social Work

Opening Date:
24 Feb 2015
Closing Date:
17 Mar 2015
Salary Range:

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team within a department that has a diverse range of professional and practitioner focussed programmes, modules and provision within rehabilitation and social work, at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

The post holder will contribute to programme design, development and delivery of learning, teaching and assessment. They will be actively involved in the implementation and quality assurance of teaching and learning strategies to ensure the provision of high quality learning and the best possible student experience; this will include placement experience. The post holder will also actively support the use of e-learning technologies and other strategies to effectively engage students who may be learning at a distance.

The post holder will be involved in key developing areas of research and engage in enterprise activity. They will also work as part of the team to seek opportunities for expansion, and to foster effective collaboration in the pursuit of research and enterprise activity, with both internal and external partners.

The post holder will actively engage in professional and pedagogical research and scholarship as required to underpin teaching activities.

Please note that the successful applicant for the above post will be required to undergo a Disclosure check (via the Disclosure and Barring Service) and Clearance prior to confirmation of appointment.

Informal enquiries should be directed to Alison Hampson Tel 01228 616344 or

The closing date for this post is Midnight on Tuesday 17 March 2015.

It is anticipated that interviews for this post will be held in the week commencing 30 March 2015 at the Carlisle campus.

Reference: 015A14

The University of Cumbria would encourage applications, where possible, to be submitted electronically via our e-recruitment system at the following address:

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