Lecturer in Adult Nursing

Opening Date:
8 Nov 2019
Closing Date:
24 Nov 2019
Salary Range:

School of Health and Life Sciences
Paisley Campus
Lecturer: Adult Nursing
Part time: 17.5 hours per week, Fixed Term for 5 months from January 2020
AC2: £36,914 – £44,045 pro-rata, per annum

The School of Health and Life Sciences is a multidisciplinary School, with a diverse range of programmes delivered at our Ayr, Dumfries, Lanarkshire, London and Paisley campuses to a combined total of around 6000 students.

An opportunity has arisen for Lecturer in Adult Nursing to join the School on a fixed term part time basis, where teaching and research are at the heart of all of the School’s activities. The ability to contribute to module and programme development will be integral to this post, along with engagement in wider academic activities such as research, consultancy and CPD. Undertaking research, development and/ or scholarship to enhance teaching will be encouraged.

As the successful candidate will ideally have previous experience of delivering pre-registration adult nursing topics and be well versed in contemporary learning methods.

The successful candidate will join a progressive team of individuals currently supporting delivery of our undergraduate and postgraduate adult nursing provision within the Division of Adult Nursing & Healthcare. You will have previous experience of delivering modules/programmes within the field of adult nursing, and be practised in contemporary teaching, learning and assessment methods. NMC professional registration in adult nursing is required.

The post will be based at Paisley Campus, and report into the Adult Nursing and Healthcare Division.

The University of the West of Scotland is committed to providing an inclusive working environment. UWS has an Athena SWAN bronze award, is a “Disability Confident” employer and welcomes other under-represented groups, as such we particularly encourage applications to support our diversity agenda.

Informal enquiries can be made by contacting Dr Barbara O’Donnell, Head of Division (barbara.odonnell@uws.ac.uk).
Further information, including details of how to apply is available at https://jobs.uws.ac.uk/

The current academic structure and nomenclature at UWS is as follows:
AC2 – Lecturer (first time academic post)
AC3 – Lecturer
AC4 – Senior Lecturer (alternate titles used in different Universities include Principal Lecturer or Associate Professor)

Closing date for applications: 24th November 2019
Interviews will be held between: 5th – 11th