Head of Mental Health & Learning Disabilities Nurse Education

Opening Date:
21 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
11 Oct 2020
Salary Range:

Make a difference, every day, to the lives of our staff and students.

An opportunity has arisen to appoint a Head of Department for Mental Health and Learning Disabilities Nurse Education

About You

We are seeking an enthusiastic, resilient and highly skilled professional of exceptional academic stature, who will be committed to providing an exceptionally good experience for staff and students, demonstrating an ability to integrate research and teaching. Your well-developed personnel skills and experience of managing an academic department will be key to your success in this rewarding leadership role. Demonstrable experience of close collaborative working with other academics and professionals is essential and may be evidenced through direct work experience or joint working on knowledge exchange projects and funded research.

About the Role

Edge Hill University is one of Britain’s fastest growing universities in which teaching and research are equally valued. As Head of Department you will push forward priorities for research and for teaching excellence. By providing visionary leadership and well-honed emotional intelligence, you will assist in the further development of a culture of high performance working whilst making a major contribution to developing the external profile of the department and in supporting a group of talented staff in all aspects of academic performance.

You will be offered exceptional opportunities for research and advanced scholarship.

About Us

We are a dynamic faculty with a wide portfolio of programmes. We are one of the 5 new free-standing Medical Schools in England and are highly committed to multi-professional working for academics delivering our programmes.

This is an exciting opportunity to work at a progressive TEF Gold University which is as committed to stimulating research and public engagement as it is to providing an exceptional and transformative educational experience for students.

Informal enquiries should be made to Seth Crofts, Pro-Vice Chancellor and Dean of Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine: Croftss@edgehill.ac.uk