Jobs: East Midlands

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Operating Department Practice

Opening Date:
11 Jan 2022
Closing Date:
30 Jan 2022
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Challenging, interesting and constantly changing, the University of Derby is an exceptional place to learn and an incredibly rewarding place to work. Ours is an extraordinary educational environment and because we specialise in identifying and developing individual potential, you can be confident you'll receive all the help and encouragement you need to build a rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress. Our combined higher and further education offering is spread over campuses in Derby, Buxton, Leek and Chesterfield and we have some of the best university facilities in the UK, investing more than £200 million in facilities in the last 10 years. We achieve outstanding results for our teaching and research and with more than 34,000 people choosing to study with us every year, we depend on the dedication of a team of 2,200 academic and professional services staff. Financially strong and seriously ambitious we offer our employees a family-friendly, rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress. About the role Following the success and increased demand of our unique online distance learning Operating Department Practice (ODP) degree programme, the University of Derby are looking for innovative individuals to join their talented lecturing team to help push the boundaries of education delivery. The programme is delivered as an apprenticeship, with learners gaining academic skills and knowledge through established online teaching delivery. Whilst primarily delivered online, learners experience some face to face teaching through residential skills weeks in our modern simulation facilities, with learners then applying this taught underpinning knowledge through working clinically in their workplace in order to become a competent and resilient practitioner. You will be an Operating Department Practitioner (ODP) or Nurse with current registration with HCPC or NMC and you will have extensive clinical experience and knowledge of working within anaesthetic, scrub and/ or recovery in the perioperative environment. You will hold a relevant degree or equivalent in a health related discipline, have evidence of post registration professional development and be able to evidence experience of teaching or mentoring. Previous experience of teaching and working in a higher education environment would be beneficial but not essential however applicant with no formal teaching qualification will be expected to work towards one. Achievement of a Masters/ Level 7 qualification / PhD would be preferred however applicants who do not possess these qualifications and who would be willing to work towards them will be considered for the role. Effective teamwork and excellent communication skills are essential and you will be innovative and creative in sharing your knowledge and experience in order to provide high quality healthcare education. You will understand the importance of student experience and have the ability and drive to improve excellence in teaching and student experience by delivering transformative and innovative learning experiences to our students. Whilst the role is based at our Kedleston Road Campus in Derby, the unique online delivery method of the programme allows for flexibility in the role, allowing significant opportunities for working from home, with attendance at the university dictated by demands of the role. There will also be a requirement for occasional travel to meet learners and employers

Lecturer in Operating Department Practice

Opening Date:
10 Jan 2022
Closing Date:
26 Jan 2022
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Challenging, interesting and constantly changing, the University of Derby is an exceptional place to learn and an incredibly rewarding place to work. Ours is an extraordinary educational environment and because we specialise in identifying and developing individual potential, you can be confident you'll receive all the help and encouragement you need to build a rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress. Our combined higher and further education offering is spread over campuses in Derby, Buxton, Leek and Chesterfield and we have some of the best university facilities in the UK, investing more than £200 million in facilities in the last 10 years. We achieve outstanding results for our teaching and research and with more than 34,000 people choosing to study with us every year, we depend on the dedication of a team of 2,200 academic and professional services staff. Financially strong and seriously ambitious we offer our employees a family-friendly, rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress. About the role Following the success and increased demand of our unique online distance learning Operating Department Practice (ODP) degree programme, the University of Derby are looking for innovative individuals to join their talented lecturing team to help push the boundaries of education delivery. The programme is delivered as an apprenticeship, with learners gaining academic skills and knowledge through established online teaching delivery. Whilst primarily delivered online, learners experience some face to face teaching through residential skills weeks in our modern simulation facilities, with learners then applying this taught underpinning knowledge through working clinically in their workplace in order to become a competent and resilient practitioner. You will be an Operating Department Practitioner (ODP) or Nurse with current registration with HCPC or NMC and you will have extensive clinical experience and knowledge of working within anaesthetic, scrub and/ or recovery in the perioperative environment. You will hold a relevant degree or equivalent in a health related discipline, have evidence of post registration professional development and be able to evidence experience of teaching or mentoring. Previous experience of teaching and working in a higher education environment would be beneficial but not essential however applicant with no formal teaching qualification will be expected to work towards one. Achievement of a Masters/ Level 7 qualification / PhD would be preferred however applicants who do not possess these qualifications and who would be willing to work towards them will be considered for the role. Effective teamwork and excellent communication skills are essential and you will be innovative and creative in sharing your knowledge and experience in order to provide high quality healthcare education. You will understand the importance of student experience and have the ability and drive to improve excellence in teaching and student experience by delivering transformative and innovative learning experiences to our students. Whilst the role is based at our Kedleston Road Campus in Derby, the unique online delivery method of the programme allows for flexibility in the role, allowing significant opportunities for working from home, with attendance at the university dictated by demands of the role. There will also be a requirement for occasional travel to meet learners and employer

Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing

Opening Date:
10 Jan 2022
Closing Date:
30 Jan 2022
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Challenging, interesting and constantly changing, the University of Derby is an exceptional place to learn and an incredibly rewarding place to work. Ours is an extraordinary educational environment and because we specialise in identifying and developing individual potential, you can be confident you'll receive all the help and encouragement you need to build a rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress. Our combined higher and further education offering is spread over campuses in Derby, Buxton, Leek and Chesterfield and we have some of the best university facilities in the UK, investing more than £200 million in facilities in the last 10 years. We achieve outstanding results for our teaching and research and with more than 34,000 people choosing to study with us every year, we depend on the dedication of a team of 2,200 academic and professional services staff. Financially strong and seriously ambitious we offer our employees a family-friendly, rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress. About the role The University of Derby is pleased to be able to offer a permanent opportunity to support the Pre-registration Mental Health Nursing Programme. The successful candidate will join a team of enthusiastic, committed and friendly staff who deliver pre-registration and post-registration nursing and healthcare courses at the University of Derby. You will need be innovative and creative in your role and will contribute to enhancing the quality of healthcare education, as well as taking forward the research and scholarship agenda. It is extremely important that you understand the student experience, but also genuinely enjoy making a positive impact for them both in and out of classes. You will also need to have a strong clinical and educational background in Mental Health nursing and will focus on delivering an excellent student experience. The role will contribute to programme delivery across the suite of programmes offered by the Department, ranging from Foundation Degree to Masters' as appropriate. Further information regarding the College can be found on the following link https://www.derby.ac.uk/health-and-social-care/ If you have any queries about the role, please contact Victoria Sweetmore - Assistant Discipline Lead Mental health and Learning Disability Nursing- via: v.sweetmore@derby.ac.uk Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. Whilst this role is eligible for sponsorship under the Skilled Worker Route, we recommend that you assess your individual eligibility before applying for this position. Visit https://www.gov.uk/skilled-worker-visa for more information. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect everyone who works for us to also share this commitment and to treat people with courtesy and respect.

External Examiner – BSc Nursing (with NMC registration) (Learning Disabilities Nursing)

Opening Date:
24 Dec 2021
Closing Date:
31 Jan 2022
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The Leicester School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine at De Montfort University, Leicester is seeking a new external examiner for our BSc Nursing with NMC registration programme for Learning Disabilities Field of practice. Tenure will start on the 01/12/22 and will be for four years. The External examiner will be required to monitor the quality of course work across a range of modules at levels 4, 5 and 6 and will be required to contribute to the quality monitoring processes of modules within the programme and undertake external review of assessed work. Opportunities will be provided to meet with members of the programme team and students within the School and in clinical practice. External examiners are also required to provide comments on proposed modifications and developments in new modules within their area of expertise. Experienced external examiners are preferred, however support will be offered for those new to the role. For further information, please contact Dr. Jo Sharpe, Programme Leader via email jsharpe@dmu.ac.uk or telephone 0116 201 3804. If you are interested in applying for a position, please email your expression of interest and current CV to jsharpe@dmu.ac.uk

External examiner – BSc Nursing (with NMC registration) (Mental Health Nursing)

Opening Date:
24 Dec 2021
Closing Date:
31 Jan 2022
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The Leicester School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine at De Montfort University, Leicester is seeking a new external examiner for our BSc Nursing with NMC registration programme for Mental Health Field of practice. Tenure will start on the 01/12/22 and will be for four years. The External examiner will be required to monitor the quality of course work across a range of modules at levels 4, 5 and 6 and will be required to contribute to the quality monitoring processes of modules within the programme and undertake external review of assessed work. Opportunities will be provided to meet with members of the programme team and students within the School and in clinical practice. External examiners are also required to provide comments on proposed modifications and developments in new modules within their area of expertise. Experienced external examiners are preferred, however support will be offered for those new to the role. For further information, please contact Dr. Jo Sharpe, Programme Leader via email jsharpe@dmu.ac.uk or telephone 0116 201 3804. If you are interested in applying for a position, please email your expression of interest and current CV to jsharpe@dmu.ac.uk