Associate Professor or Principal Teaching Fellow in Child Nursing

Opening Date:
9 Dec 2019
Closing Date:
20 Jan 2020
Salary Range:

Associate Professor or Principal Teaching Fellow in Child Nursing
Location: Highfield Campus
Salary: Level 5/Level 6
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date: Monday 6th January 2020
Interview Date: TBC

We are seeking a Registered Children’s Nurse active on the NMC register in Child Nursing Registration to join the Nursing Midwifery and Health Department at the University of Southampton. You will help us deliver our highly valued undergraduate and post graduate, pre-registration, adult and dual qualification nursing programmes, and contribute to our well-developed research portfolio.

If your application is commensurate to the requirements for a balanced portfolio (research and education) your title will be Associate Professor. If you are primarily an educationalist you will be appointed on an education pathway and your title will be Principal Teaching Fellow. Job descriptions for both professional pathways are available.

The University of Southampton is one of the top 100 universities in the world. We have an international reputation for research, teaching and enterprise activities. Nursing at Southampton is currently ranked 5th in the world, and 3rd in the UK according to the QS World Rankings by Subject 2019. It is a leading university for Health Sciences research, ranked first in the UK in for overall quality and research intensity, with 100% of our research environment and impact attracting top ratings (REF 2014).

Our clinical academic programme in Health Sciences leads the UK in its scale, quality and innovative nature, and this, together with our interdisciplinary research collaborations, has underpinned the development of high quality research that addresses issues of high relevance to health service users, providers and commissioners.

You will need strong evidence of educational leadership and research leadership, including a sound track record of successful and significant research grant applications and high-quality journal publications. You will have completed your PhD and have an appreciation of issues facing contemporary clinical practice and health services nationally and internationally. We are looking for someone who shares our passion for high quality nursing education and has a strong vision for how education and research can transform care. If this is you, we would be pleased to hear from you.

For informal enquiries, please contact Dr Julie Cullen, Head of Nursing Midwifery and Health Department,