Lecturer in Dietetics

Opening Date:
3 Mar 2023
Closing Date:
31 Mar 2023
Salary Range:

Lecturer in Dietetics
Part Time, Permanent 0.5 FTE
Salary: £37,587 – £44,114 per annum, pro rata

AECC University College is looking to appoint a new part time Lecturer in Dietetics for our MSc Dietetics (pre-registration) degree. Located in the beautiful coastal town of Bournemouth, Dorset with a mission to create a healthier society through education, research and clinical care, we are looking for like-minded individuals to join our diverse and growing multi-professional team.

Over the last three years the institution has been expanding its provision of allied health courses and we are excited to be developing a new pre-registration degree in dietetics.

We are seeking exceptional academics to help shape our progressive future who can contribute to our developing programme of educational courses, research and enterprise activities working closely with our prestigious network of partners nationally and internationally. The University College is committed to supporting its staff in pursuing scholarship and research in teaching and discipline-based subject areas.

About the role

Reporting to the Associate Professor, the successful candidate will contribute to the delivery of clinical education to dietetic students. Duties will include unit leadership, high quality teaching, formative and summative assessment and constructive feedback to help student’s in their development. The post holder will be supported to contribute to and develop research in support of the institution’s research strategy and support students in the completion of their own research projects.

About the person

We seek enthusiastic and highly motivated dietitians to join our team who are either registered to practice in the UK, or eligible to do so, with knowledge of the UK higher education sector. The successful candidate will have an ability to foster student learning and development, excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills and a clear vision for the development of dietetic education within the University College.

The successful candidate must maintain their own development as a registered dietitian and educator and are expected to contribute to the enhancement of pre-registration, post-registration and CPD courses within the institution’s portfolio.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum & Nationality Act 2006.


  • Enhanced Employer’s Pension contribution (12%)
  • Electric Car Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free Chiropractic treatments
  • Enhanced policies
  • Subsidised in campus gym and discounts to local gyms
  • Employee Assistance Scheme
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Staff development events
  • Wellbeing week


For an informal discussion please contact Philip Dewhurst (Head of School) on pdewhurst@aecc.ac.uk or Hazreen Majid (Associate Professor in Dietetics) on HMajid@aecc.ac.uk

To apply, please view the job description and person specification via https://www.aecc.ac.uk/about/join-the-team/ and complete an online application form. Completed application forms should be submitted by midnight on the closing date. Please note that CVs will not be considered as a substitute for a complete application form.

Closing date: 12pm 31st March 2023
Interviews: 20th April 2023

We welcome applications from all sections of the community and value diversity in our workforce.