Associate Professor (Children’s Nursing)

Opening Date:
20 Mar 2021
Closing Date:
15 Apr 2021
Salary Range:

This is a great opportunity to join a dedicated team at an exciting time in the health and social care education.

We are seeking to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic and talented individual to join a dedicated and innovative team. If you are an experienced academic with a background in Children’s Nursing this is an excellent opportunity for you to make a difference utilising your professional healthcare expertise to develop your career.

The School of Nursing & Healthcare Leadership in the Faculty of Health Studies delivers a range of programmes for health and social care professionals at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We deliver programmes on two sites: Bradford University Campus and Dewsbury District Hospital, with occasional work externally, on weekends and abroad. A significant part of our provision is the undergraduate pre-registration Nursing programme in adult, mental health and children’s nursing. You will work with a team to manage and deliver on all aspects of nursing. In addition to contributing to undergraduate nursing, there will be opportunity for you to be involved in other provision including Nursing Associates and continuing professional development programmes. The School team work closely together sharing resources across programmes and contributing expertise where it is required to allow staff to play to their strengths and ensure we provide an excellent student experience.

You should be passionate about health professional education and demonstrate a commitment to the provision of high-quality teaching that makes a difference to the provision of quality care and services in healthcare. You will contribute to programme delivery, curricula development and innovative teaching, learning and assessment, across under-graduate and post-graduate provision. You will demonstrate enthusiasm and a willingness to be innovative and creative while making use of development opportunities to improve self and the School.

In addition to teaching and learning provision, the University empowers and encourages staff to develop their own research profile. The University delivers internationally leading, interdisciplinary research and innovation that shapes and benefits future societies. Our internationally renowned applied health research undertaken in partnership with the NHS is impacting positively on health outcomes locally and regionally and is contributing to knowledge of international significance.

If you would like to learn more about the Faculty we are holding a free webinar on 15 April 19:00 20:30 which will provide an opportunity to meet existing staff and senior management and ask any questions you may have on the opportunities available and what it means to work at the University of Bradford.

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