Head of Department (Nursing & Midwifery)

Opening Date:
6 Nov 2020
Closing Date:
2 Dec 2020
Salary Range:

At Teesside University, we are ambitious in our goals, vision and aspirations. We challenge expectations and push the boundaries of what is possible. From transforming our campus through a £300m investment and capital development programme, to creating outstanding, innovative academic programmes, our work is always relevant and purpose-driven.

We believe that innovation powers our steps and are motivated to make a difference through positive social impact. We work in partnership with individuals and businesses to devise creative solutions not limited by imagination. We work at pace, and are always future-facing, with our teaching, learning and research focused on addressing the challenges of tomorrow, today. We do not stand still.

The School of Health & Life Sciences has a long established record of delivering high quality learning, teaching and research in the fields of health, sport and science. We have an excellent reputation for working with our partners which include the NHS, voluntary and private businesses and our portfolio ranges from certificate level courses to PhD level of study.

We are looking for an experienced leader with experience of working ideally in both academic and clinical environments, to provide strategic direction and to devise operational plans to meet objectives. Key priorities will include reviewing and developing the taught portfolio, enhancing student, research and entrepreneurial performance and effectively managing and motivating staff.

Candidates for the position must have a credible professional and research record and will be able to demonstrate a high level of strategic thinking and planning. Effective organisation, project and budget management skills are essential, as is the ability to build teams and promote working relationships.

The Tees Valley is an enjoyable place to live – in the heart of the North of England’s coastline and countryside, with easy access to Durham, Newcastle and York.

Apply now if you would like to join us. Job Reference: T4762

For further details of this and other academic posts, please refer to our website at: http://www.tees.ac.uk/academicjobs/

Closing date: 2 December 2020