Lecturer / Assistant Professor in Occupational Therapy

Opening Date:
29 May 2020
Closing Date:
28 Jun 2020
Salary Range:

The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health are seeking to recruit enthusiastic and ambitious HCPC registered Occupational Therapists to join our dynamic team of academics delivering excellent and visionary pre-registration occupational therapy courses. We are proud that our BSc Occupational Therapy course is placed 10th in the UK (Complete University Guide 2019) and Coventry University is placed 13th in the UK University league tables (Guardian 2019). In addition to this, the University is also named ‘University of the Year for Student Experience’ (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019).

Our occupational therapy team are one of the largest in the country and work collaboratively with a wide range of health care professions within the Faculty of Health and Life sciences and now benefit from new, ‘state of the art’ health science simulation facilities, a £60M+ investment. For a fly through video – insert in your browser: https://coventry.wistia.com/medias/wnz2at25u2?media_finished

These exciting new posts will support the establishment and delivery of the apprenticeship programme within our London base, alongside the development of teaching materials through working collaboratively with the Coventry based team. Successful candidates will be based in London and attend Coventry as part of their induction and as required.

For the Lecturer post, applicants should demonstrate a wide range of clinical experience including engagement in supporting students within placements. For the Assistant Professor post, experience of teaching within higher education is desirable.

The salary is dependent upon the skills and qualifications of the individual. Job descriptions will be available upon request from the Human Resources People Team when applying for the post.
The University offers academic and professional development and provides a Post Graduate Certificate Teaching Qualification for Lecturers who do not hold a recognised teaching qualification.

Deadline for applications: 28th June 2020
Interview dates: 14th & 15th July 2020 – (please put these dates in your diary because we may not be able to consider alternative dates).

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Carolyn Hay (Professional Lead, Occupational Therapy),  c.hay@coventry.ac.uk