Lecturer (Education & Scholarship or Education & Research) in Radiography – Diagnostic Imaging

Opening Date:
12 Apr 2023
Closing Date:
8 May 2023
Salary Range:

The School of Allied Health Professionals, in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences are proud to be recruiting radiography lecturers to support the two new radiography apprenticeship routes. We seek to appoint enthusiastic and motivated Radiographers to join our excellent lecturer team. The successful applicant will teach across the School’s undergraduate curriculum in both university and clinical settings, with particular focus on the BSc Radiography and Assistant Practitioner apprenticeship routes. Applicants with specialist modality knowledge will be welcomed. Depending upon the profile of the successful candidate it may be possible to explore longer term career development opportunities that involve research. Shared posts with clinical working will be considered to maintain clinical skills.

The School is proud of the BSc (Hons) Radiography (Diagnostic Imaging) programme which has been recognised, by both employers and graduating students, as high quality, coming first in England for the National Student Survey in 2022. Enjoying excellent facilities, you will get to teach students studying in a bespoke Radiography Diagnostic Imaging Suite with state-of-the-art simulation facilities and bespoke digital health hub space for image interpretation. Students also all have inter-professional educational opportunities with other Faculty of Medicine and Health Science students.

The Radiography programme has had a number of exciting changes recently with a newly revalidated traditional taught radiography programme and the forthcoming addition of an apprentice route (BSc Radiography route). As an evolving and growing team of lecturers, we are also developing a new post-graduate radiography CPD portfolio. The Keele Radiography team are also proud to be working with University Hospital North Midlands Radiology department to establish an Imaging Academy Hub in the Midlands region. These opportunities offer exciting prospects to individuals wishing to further their scholarship activities, as well as develop their teaching skills.

The School offers high quality undergraduate and postgraduate provision and is part of a wider research community integrated within Schools and the Faculty. Radiography is an integrated programme within the suite of other programmes (Physiotherapy, Prosthetics and Orthotics, Rehabilitation and Exercise Science and Occupational Therapy) in the School and as such you will have the opportunity to be involved with the development and evolution of this and other programmes.

You will play a part in the development of educational initiatives aligned with the School strategic direction and will pursue scholarly activities in line with the School focus. You will be an HCPC registered Radiographer (or equivalent), with an appreciation of the principles of teaching and learning in higher education.

Keele University values equality and diversity across our workforce and to ensuring our staff community is reflective of the diversity of our student population. In support of these commitments the University welcomes applications from individuals of Black, Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds for all roles.

Please note this appointment is subject to both medical clearance by the University’s Occupational Health provider and a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.

For full post details and to find out more about working at Keele please visit: www.keele.ac.uk/vacancies