Head of Department – Midwifery, Child and Reproductive Health, 1.0FTE, Permanent

Opening Date:
2 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
16 Sep 2020
Salary Range:

University of Chester
Faculty of Health And Social Care
Department Of Midwifery, Child And Reproductive Health
Head of Department
Permanent, 1.0fte
Based At Riverside Campus, Chester
£60,905 – £64,604 Per Annum

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and experienced individual who
will work in a collaborative manner and lead the effective management and development of the Department of Midwifery, Child and Reproductive Health.

The main focus of the post is to develop business, deliver agile and responsive recruitment strategies and develop innovative curricula aligned to national agendas and professional body standards.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the strategic direction of the department, leading the co-ordination, delivery and enhancement of the provision. This role includes all responsibilities required by the NMC to fulfil the role of Lead Midwife for Education (LME).

The Faculty has four education sites, based at Riverside Campus, Chester, Warrington Campus, Marriss House, Birkenhead and Leighton Hospital, Crewe. This post will be based at Riverside Campus, Chester.

You will have current registration with the NMC as well as a professional qualification in midwifery, a first/higher degree in a relevant subject, a Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education or Fellowship of Advance HE (FHEA) as well as a doctorate, or be close to completion.

A professorial title may be available to a suitable candidate.

Candidates may download further details from our website at www.chester.ac.uk/jobs  and apply for the post via our Online Recruitment Website quoting reference number RA005589.

Closing date: 16th September 2020