Ac3 Lecturer in Adult Nursing

Opening Date:
5 Mar 2024
Closing Date:
31 Mar 2024
Salary Range:

School of Health and Life Sciences
Adult Nursing, Community and Health Division
Paisley Campus

AC3 Lecturer
Full time: 35 hours per week
Salary: £48,349 – £54,395 per annum

An opportunity has arisen for an AC3 lecturer to join our Adult Nursing, Community and Health within the School of Health and Life Sciences, where teaching and research are at the heart of all the school’s activities. Ideally, the successful candidate will be a registered Operating Department Practitioner or Adult nurse with perioperative and/or critical care experience and educationally qualified to Masters level.

You will join a dedicated team who strive to continuously inspire our students and wider University community – and, through modern teaching and impactful research, continue to deliver innovative solutions to some of the world’s biggest challenges.

The post requires skilled and motivated people with clinical credibility to contribute to the currency and clinical relevance of our Operating Department Practice, adult nursing, mental health and social care programmes, and to deliver and develop our post graduate portfolio. The ability to contribute to module and programme development is integral to this post, along with engagement in wider academic activities such as consultancy, CPD, and scholarship to enhance teaching or academic knowledge.

The successful candidate should have the following:
• Masters Degree
• HCPC or NMC Professional Body qualification
• A sufficient breadth or depth of specialist knowledge and experience in the discipline to work within established research/teaching programmes.
• Familiarity with a variety of theories to promote and assess learning.
• Understanding of equality and diversity issues as they may impact on academic content and issues relating to student need.
• Commitment to delivering high quality teaching and supporting an outstanding student experience.
• Excellent collaborative and interpersonal skills.

University of the West of Scotland (UWS) is one of Scotland’s largest and most dynamic modern universities. Our reach across the country, together with our London campus, means that UWS is a significant force in global knowledge creation, innovation, and a leading provider of undergraduate, postgraduate and research degree education. Our degrees provide students with a transformational experience; equipping them with highly sought-after graduate skills that set them up for global success in world-leading sectors, industries, and businesses.
With cutting-edge courses, modern pedagogy, and practical knowledge, we enable our students and staff to experience the joy of learning, teaching, research, and innovation, and apply their knowledge for the benefit of others.
UWS is officially ranked by Times Higher Education in the top 200 universities worldwide under 50 years old (2023 Young University Rankings).

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