Lecturer in Nursing (Community)

Opening Date:
15 May 2023
Closing Date:
21 May 2023
Salary Range:

Lecturer in Nursing (Community)
School of Health Sciences
Division: Nursing and Paramedic Science
Hours: Full time 35hrs /1.0 FTE (Fixed Term) 2 Years
Grade 8: £41,931 – £52,841 (with possible progression to £59,450)
Ref: CVNS101A

There is an opportunity within the School of Health Sciences for an enthusiastic, motivated, experienced community nurse to join the Division of Nursing and Paramedic Science. You will be a qualified District Nurse with a V300 Non-medical Prescribing Qualification and have a master’s degree. A key aspect of the role is the ongoing development and delivery of a new curricula for the Post Graduate Diploma Person Centred-Practice (District Nursing).

You will take a leading role in the planning, delivery and evaluation of learning, teaching and assessment in the post-registration / postgraduate community nursing programmes and participate in research and knowledge exchange. You will possess excellent leadership skills and, with a positive outlook, should have developed interpersonal skills that will enable you to work collaboratively with colleagues, clinicians and placement providers. You will have experience in establishing networks locally, nationally and internationally.

The Division of Nursing and Paramedic Science has an established strategy built on its reputation for excellence in education, research and practice development. Person-centredness is at the core of this strategy and this philosophy underpins all our programmes and ways of working. Therefore, whilst focusing on post registration /post-graduate community programmes, you will contribute to the implementation of this strategy across all our programmes. You will be expected to maintain clinical practice as part of our clinical academy.

For an informal discussion, please contact Julie Churchill, Lecturer in Community Nursing on 0131 474 0000 or email jchurchill@qmu.ac.uk

Should you wish to apply for this vacancy please visit Vacancy Page and download the job description and complete an application form.

The closing date for this position is 23:59 on Sunday 21st May 2023.

Interviews are scheduled for Tuesday 13th or Wednesday 14th June 2023.

This role does meet the minimum requirements set by UKVI to enable sponsorship of migrant workers.

As a university, we are committed to the Researcher Development Concordat and were, in fact, the first Scottish Higher Education Institute (and part of the first UK cohort of institutes) to publicly declare our commitment to its principles.

Queen Margaret University is committed to equality of opportunity for all by providing a supportive, flexible and inclusive working environment, and we welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds. Please have a look at our Diversity, Wellbeing and Inclusion Calendar.

We are proud to hold an Athena SWAN Bronze Award which recognises the advancement of gender equality at QMU. Find out more about Athena SWAN here. We have a number of family friendly policies and are happy to consider job share applications.