Associate Academic in Nursing, Health and Social Care

Opening Date:
17 Nov 2020
Closing Date:
30 Nov 2020
Salary Range:

Owing to continued growth, we are seeking to recruit Associate Academics in Nursing and Perioperative Practice at the University of Derby Online Learning Department (UDOL). We are seeking an experienced registered nurse or operating department practitioner academic to join our winning team that achieved 94% student satisfaction in the 2020 National Student Survey (NSS). We deliver established BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies and BSc (Hons) Perioperative Practice top up degree programmes, and subject to validation a new MSc Nursing Studies programme.

You will combine a passion for teaching online with the ability to inspire students to deliver successful programmes and an excellent student experience. Enthusiasm, vision, adaptability to change and a commitment to making a difference for our students will be essential. The successful applicants will work remotely with other established Associate Academics and the onsite Inter Professional Service team.

You will support our popular online programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate level including research supervision and demonstrate an ability to contribute to the design and delivery of a range of modules across the nursing and perioperative curriculum. Applicants should have a teaching and professional experience that is of direct relevance the subject areas.

University of Derby Online Learning working in collaboration with the College of Health, Psychology and Social Care upholds the overall mission of the University by providing high quality, accessible learning opportunities; promoting academic enquiry and the advancement of knowledge using a variety of methods of online delivery. We are committed to the Widening Participation agenda and have a good record of meeting the needs of local and international stakeholders. User and carer involvement in course development and delivery is an essential aspect of our work.

If you are looking for a great opportunity to join an enthusiastic and supportive academic team who are leading the way in online learning – we want to hear from you. Please contact Dr Alan R Williams, Academic Lead – Nursing and Perioperative Practice to arrange an informal discussion