Lecturer in Adult Nursing (Diabetes Specialism)

Opening Date:
1 Jun 2023
Closing Date:
26 Jun 2023
Salary Range:

Every member of our University is part of the inspiring, supportive, and caring community known as Team Teesside.

What we offer you:

  • A holiday entitlement of 259 hours (35 days), plus bank holidays
  • Additional leave over the Christmas and New Year period during the Christmas closure
  • Special leave to support a range of circumstances
  • Hybrid working arrangements: 60% On Campus 40% Working from home
  • A variety of provision to support staff with personal development and recognition
  • A range of family friendly benefits
  • An employee benefits platform which provides discounts with 350+ retailers and access to health and wellbeing resources

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 and Life Sciences is now seeking to appoint a lecturer in adult nursing. We are looking to recruit a qualified nurse who has significant clinical knowledge and expertise of diabetes care. As a Lecturer of Teaching Scholarship and Professional Practice (TSPP) in Adult Nursing you will contribute to teaching, research, knowledge exchange, and enterprise in the Department of Nursing & Midwifery in the School of Health & Life Sciences.

The standard TSPP academic role at the University includes a combination of teaching, scholarly activity, professional practice, knowledge exchange, business engagement and associated administrative activities. While all functions will combine these areas of work, the relative weight of each will vary between and over time for each role holder.

The postholder must be a practising nurse registered on the NMC register and must hold both a first degree and Masters in relevant discipline / equivalent professional qualification or significant practical work experience in a related discipline. The ability to teach within the discipline of Diabetes Nursing at undergraduate and post graduate level is essential. You will utilise your knowledge to contribute to teaching, knowledge exchange, enterprise, and business engagement.

Applicants must hold or willing to achieve a relevant Teaching Qualification normally within two years of employment i.e PGCHE/Higher Education Academy (Associate Fellow/Senior Fellow) accreditation alongside a Membership of a relevant professional body / Registered professional in the discipline / equivalent level of professional practice.

Please be advised that due to the minimum salary thresholds imposed by the UKVI, this post will qualify for University sponsorship under the Skilled Worker visa route.

If you are shortlisted, your interview will take place via Microsoft Teams.

Please note that the University may ask you to participate in a number of selection activities as part of the recruitment process for this vacancy.

Apply now if you would like to join us.