Academic Course Leader – Operating Department Practitioner

Opening Date:
8 Nov 2019
Closing Date:
25 Nov 2019
Salary Range:

Grade 8

We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced academic to lead the co production and delivery of BSc (Hons) Operating Department Practice direct entry and apprenticeship programme, with our NHS partners and service users.

This post also offers an exciting opportunity for you to be involved in moving the School forward with its strategic plan to deliver a sustainable health and social care workforce for Gloucestershire in collaboration with our strategic partners. You will have substantial clinical experience, experience of supporting pre-registration students, curriculum development and experience of teaching and assessing within Higher Education is essential.

You must be a UK registered Operating Department Practitioner with the HCPC and be able to demonstrate evidence of your professional development. You must hold a first degree in a relevant area, and ideally hold or currently be completing a higher degree.

As an academic you will be expected to have a Post Graduate Certificate in Education or complete the University of Gloucestershire’s Post Graduate Certificate in Academic Practice in the first year of your appointment.

For an informal discussion please contact Lorraine Dixon, Head of School,, 07920 708942 or via her PA Toni Gronow on 01242 714594

Closing date: Monday 25th November at 12:00pm

Interviews: TBC