Director of School of Nursing and Allied Health

Opening Date:
26 Feb 2020
Closing Date:
19 Mar 2020
Salary Range:

Liverpool John Moores University is seeking an inspirational, innovative and enterprising academic to lead on the delivery of excellence in teaching, research and commercial outputs in the School of Nursing and Allied Health. A positive and creative student experience is critical to the mission of the School.

The School Director is a senior management role within the University and a key position in the Faculty structure. Reporting to the PVC for Health, the post provides a significant opportunity to lead a creative, dynamic and award winning School influencing the strategic direction of both the School and Faculty.

The School has an excellent reputation for delivering large numbers of sought after health and social care professionals and has been publicly commended for its relationships with students, service users and external partners. The research culture in the School is thriving with significant gains in terms of the forthcoming REF submission. Students and staff benefit from an increasingly diverse international strategy and enterprise. Following a restructure the School is poised to develop its contribution to the local industrial strategy pertaining to health outcomes for the local and regional community.

You will take a strategic role with HEE, the Cheshire and Merseyside NHS structures and deputise for the PVC Health across a range of regional, national and international activities.

The candidate will have excellent academic credentials and experience of senior strategic and academic leadership.

LJMU is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applicants from all background and communities irrespective of age, transgender status, disability, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity and religion or belief. All our appointments are made on merit.

Informal information may be made to Professor Raphaela Kane, Pro Vice Chancellor – Health on email email: copy to Margaret Bell on email

Closing date: 19th March 2020

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LJMU is committed to achieving equality of opportunity.