Lecturer in Healthcare

Opening Date:
1 Jul 2022
Closing Date:
31 Jul 2022
Salary Range:

AECC University College is a specialist health sciences institution and registered charity, established in 1965, dedicated to providing excellent education, clinical care and applied research. Based in Bournemouth, our campus is in an attractive setting, just a few minutes’ walk from the beach. Building on its proud heritage, the University College is on an exciting journey of transformation and growth. We provide a vibrant and positive inter-professional learning and practice environment, within a caring and inclusive community.

About the role

Reporting to the Head of School, the successful candidate will contribute to the delivery and assessment of clinical reasoning using case scenarios within an evidence-based framework. Key to this role will be the ability to work with students to develop the skills needed for clinical decision making in future practice including how to find and interpret research to apply to the patient at hand. The post holder will have a comprehensive understanding of the principles of evidence-based medicine and the biopsychosocial model of health with an ability to apply core sciences knowledge to the diagnostic process. Their previous qualifications in healthcare or health science will be invaluable in helping students critically appraise information and arrive at sound clinical decisions. The post holder will undertake research in support of the School’s and institution’s research strategies and supervise students in the completion of their own research projects.

Utilising dedicated clinical teaching spaces, onsite clinical facilities and cutting-edge technology we aim to deliver courses which provide work ready graduates who excel in their chosen field.

About the person

We seek enthusiastic and highly motivated academics with relevant qualifications as either healthcare professionals or in the field of health science with an ability to develop students’ clinical reasoning skills. The successful candidates will have relevant experience aligned to the post they are applying for, an ability to foster student learning and development, excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills and a vision for the development of healthcare education within the University College.

The successful candidates must maintain their own development as an educator and are expected to contribute to the enhancement of pre-registration, post-registration and CPD courses within the School’s portfolio.

We welcome applications from candidates who would wish to work on a full time or part time basis.

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

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: 31/07/22
Interviews: 24/08/22

We welcome applications from all sections of the community and value diversity in our workforce. Applications from people from black and minority ethnic groups, which are underrepresented in our workforce are particularly welcomed.

This post will be subject to a Basic DBS check.