Associate Professor in Adult Nursing

Opening Date:
11 Feb 2021
Closing Date:
28 Mar 2021
Salary Range:

The Role
As Associate Professor, you will be a real catalyst at the heart of the School of Nursing, leading on the professional development of our Adult Nursing programmes in collaboration with our existing Associate Professors/Team Leaders for adult nursing. We will look to you to identify, promote and deliver the most innovative, practical and inclusive practice in learning and teaching, which enhances the student experience and is informed through external and collaborative engagement with our practice partners. You will have a vision for adult nursing that develops adult field nursing students who are ready at the point of registration to work in the complex and diverse settings where adult nursing is delivered. You will also make a real impact on the School of Nursing’s leadership and management, championing the design and delivery of our adult nursing programmes.

We’re seeking a forward looking academic professional who can champion adult nursing and who has a vision for developing innovation and contemporary adult nursing curricula to reflect the range and diversity of specialities and placement settings.

The Person
A UK qualified Adult Nurse, you will be abreast of the developments in this field to ensure our programmes remain of high quality. You will have had experience in Adult Nursing education, leading on creative and innovative approaches to curriculum design. You will be an excellent communicator and collaborator, working with the Team Leaders and their teams for our adult nursing ensuring high satisfaction for our students and driving up quality to the highest standards. Applicants will be required to demonstrate that they meet the Kingston University standards in learning and teaching and research. At the end of the probation period you must have the relevant level of UKPSF recognition (if this has not already been obtained).

School of Nursing
Our people are passionate about developing nurses for the future, in each of the four fields of nursing – adult, child, learning disability and mental health. We support our students to ensure they get the skills and knowledge they need to make a lasting impact on society. As part of the joint faculty with St George’s, University of London, we have access to industry-leading research for nursing and health professions.

Further Information
This is a full time, permanent role with a starting salary of £53,463 per annum. Interviews will be held on Thursday 15 April 2021. If you require further information about this role, please contact Dr Julia Gale (, Head of School of Nursing.

To apply for the job, please follow the link below.

Kingston University values the diversity of its student and staff body. We are committed to providing a fully inclusive environment to ensure consistent and holistic support for our whole community, including staff, students and visitors. We recognise our duty under the Equality Act 2010 to prevent discrimination, advance equality of opportunity and foster good relations between different people when carrying out their activities.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required, this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.