Lecturer in Health Studies

Opening Date:
27 Feb 2020
Closing Date:
13 Mar 2020
Salary Range:

Lecturer in Health Studies
AC3: £44,045 – £49,552 per annum
Full time: 35 hours per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lecturer in Health Studies to join the Division of Midwifery & Specialist Nursing in the School of Health and Life Sciences.

The successful candidate will have a sound knowledge and understanding of contemporary teaching and learning methods, experience of teaching health-related programmes and a background in community including safeguarding/child protection. The successful candidate will join a progressive team of individuals in developing and delivering our Community and Public Health provision within the Division of Midwifery & Specialist Nursing. The successful candidate will be based at Lanarkshire campus.

The School of Health and Life Sciences is a multidisciplinary School, with a diverse range of programmes delivered at our Hamilton, Paisley, Ayr and London campuses with a combined total of circa 6000 students. Teaching and Research is at the heart of all of the School’s activities, with NSS teaching scores at 100% in some of our Undergraduate programmes and we are looking to build and diversify from the success of REF 2014.

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 Jackie McFadyen, (Senior Lecturer) on 0141 848 3782 or email Jackie.mcfadyen@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: Friday 13th March 2020
Interview Date: Thursday 26th March 2020

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from under-represented groups.
University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520.