Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing

Opening Date:
15 Jun 2022
Closing Date:
3 Jul 2022
Salary Range:

Are you interested in helping to teach, shape and develop the next generation of Mental Health nurses? Our exciting new job role will give you the opportunity to work closely with students studying the BSc (Hons) Mental Health Nursing.

You will be working alongside our inspiring and supportive team whilst contributing to the teaching, student support, programme development and research. The role is key in enhancing the current programme and contributing to the curriculum for the BSc (Hons) in Mental Health Nursing. It involves delivering face-to-face teaching of modules designed to reflect the NMC’s Future Nurse Standards. Effective links with practice will be maintained with the role of link lecturer (Academic Assessor), working closely with students and practice partners. Every day is different and rewarding. This exciting opportunity is suitable for anyone who has experience of teaching or anyone wishing to begin a career in academia and brings with them contemporary knowledge from practice.

Working in partnership with local NHS trusts, health and social care providers, service users and carers; our Institute of Health provides initial pre-registration education for a broad range of health care professionals. Our aim is to support the skills requirements of the region, by attracting and retaining health professionals who will provide high quality, evidence-based care in a time of change in health and social care. The Institute of Health is happy to consider flexible employment opportunities, including secondments.

In return, the University offers an attractive benefits package including 35 days’ annual leave plus statutory bank holidays (pro-rata for part-time staff), 25 research and scholarly activity days (pro-rata for part-time staff), support for professional development, support to achieve Higher Education Academy (HEA) accreditation, mentor provision in the first year of employment and potential opportunity for career development.

We are seeking innovative, creative, high quality researchers, and scholars to foster a culture of exploration, discovery and intellectual challenge that generates international recognition, respect and engagement.

Informal Enquiries Lisa Smith Principal Lecturer in the Pre-registration Nursing, Lisa.Smith@cumbria.ac.uk

To find out more/apply, please click here: https://jobs.cumbria.ac.uk/XX069822