Lecturer in Nursing Sciences (Mental Health)

Opening Date:
8 Sep 2022
Closing Date:
29 Sep 2022
Salary Range:

The School of Health Sciences’ mission is to be a leader in health care innovation and education, addressing global healthcare challenges and equipping others to do the same.

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated Lecturer in Nursing Sciences (Mental Health) with strong academic potential to join our experienced and dedicated academic team. You will lead the development and delivery of mental health specific educational provision within the context of our Advanced Practice programmes, forming a recommended pathway for practitioners to work towards becoming Advanced Practitioners in Mental Health.

We warmly invite you to join a supportive, vibrant and committed academic community with a shared goal to deliver first class education within a strong multidisciplinary community of learning. As well as encouraging and guiding the development of our learners, you will also be provided with opportunities for self-development through active academic mentorship, team working, peer learning and a strong collegial approach to scholarly and research activity. If required, you will be supported to achieve a Masters-level higher education qualification that will enable you to develop the knowledge, skills and autonomy to consolidate and extend your academic practice and to become a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

The School of Health Sciences is committed to inclusive, responsive, interprofessional education and to working collaboratively with a range of external professions and organisations to achieve the strategic goals of the School, University and our regional health and social care partners. As such, we welcome applications from those who would like to remain clinically active and value the knowledge and experience of those with a strong clinical background.

This post is available immediately on a part-time (0.8fte), indefinite basis and will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.