Teaching Associate/Assistant Professor in Midwifery

Opening Date:
8 Oct 2015
Closing Date:
9 Nov 2015
Salary Range:

We are seeking a Midwifery educator or Midwife to join our team of creative and committed academic staff. The posts will enable you to develop the knowledge and skills necessary for a career in Higher Education. The Division is currently developing innovative teaching and learning strategies to provide high quality education across a range of academic levels. Successful applicants will be expected to make a significant contribution to undergraduate and postgraduate midwifery education programmes. You would be expected to provide support to students within academic and placement environments, establish effective relationships with external partners and service users. The geographical nature of the School requires the post holder to be able to deliver the programme and support students across the East Midlands as required by the Head of Midwifery Education.

Midwives wishing to apply for the Teaching Associate post must hold a Master’s degree (or almost completed their programme) in midwifery or related subject and be eligible to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). In addition applicants must be willing to undertake a programme of study for teacher accreditation status with the NMC.

Experienced midwifery educators wishing to apply for the Assistant Professor post must hold a Masters Degree or PhD, have accredited teacher status with the NMC and be willing to lead pre-registration and post-registration modules as required.

NMC registration as a Midwife is obtained from the NMC within three months of any offer.