Curriculum Development Consultant – Dental Hygiene and Therapy

Opening Date:
22 Dec 2022
Closing Date:
25 Jan 2023
Salary Range:

Ref: 099

Salary range:
£44,737 – £56,592 per annum, pro rata
Fixed term for 6 months, Part time (0.6 FTE)

The University of Suffolk is an ambitious new institution and we have identified growing our health and wellbeing portfolio as a strategic priority, as a result there has been significant investment in growing our health-related teaching facilities, in the form of our >£13 million new health and wellbeing quarter.

In addition, the university has worked in partnership with the SNEE ICB to develop NHS-dental clinical facilities on our Ipswich campus, this is an innovative partnership which will have a positive impact on the oral health of our local community. In early 2024 we will be complementing this development by launching a new BSc (Hons) in Dental Hygiene and Therapy.

We are looking for an experienced academic to join us on a fixed term basis to support the Pro Vice Chancellor (Health and Wellbeing), the Dean of School and School’s Associate Deans in developing the curricular, placement structures and approval paperwork for the University of Suffolk’s new BSc (Hons) Dental Hygiene and Therapy. This is an exciting opportunity to help shape the future of the dental workforce in Suffolk.

Applicants will need to possess significant experience in the development, approval and delivery of undergraduate dental-affiliated programmes.

Closing date: Wednesday 25th January, 5pm

Interview date: Friday 3rd February 2023