Lecturer in Paramedic Science

Opening Date:
9 Nov 2021
Closing Date:
30 Nov 2021
Salary Range:

Lecturer (Education and Scholarship) in Paramedic Science

Grade 8 Salary from £43,434 to £51,799

Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience. With a turnover in excess of £170 million, over 10,000 students and a total staff of approximately 2000, the University provides high quality teaching across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects and promotes world-class research. Further information can be found at https://www.keele.ac.uk.

This post represents an exciting opportunity to join the newly developed Paramedic Science team, School of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences.

You will be expected to make a significant contribution to the University’s teaching and scholarship in Paramedic Science. You will undertake module leadership as part of the MSci in Paramedic Science and undertake teaching and administrative duties efficiently and effectively within the guidelines operated by the School. You will contribute to the ongoing development of the paramedic curriculum at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, be an active member of the Paramedic Science Team and support other members of the paramedic academic team . You will support other programmes in the School; developing new and maintaining current relationships in the wider University, and with Partners and External Stakeholders.

Develop regionally, nationally, and internationally recognised scholarship activity over time. Initially the role will be structured to enable development of scholarship activity within the educational role. Over time, there is an expectation that scholarship activity will develop and expand, aligning to and complementing existing areas of higher education scholarship within the School.

You will possess a Paramedic Science or Related Professional Qualification at level 7, or working towards, level 7 and have current registration with the HCPC as a registered paramedic with a clear record to practice . You will have experience of teaching students and have relevant experience of Paramedic Science practice in a UK setting.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Kevin Armstrong, Director of Paramedic, k.armstrong@keele.ac.uk

The University is committed to operating flexible working practices wherever possible.

Keele University values equality and diversity across our workforce and to ensuring our staff community is reflective of the diversity of our student population. In support of these commitments the University welcomes applications from individuals of Black, Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds for all roles.

Please note this appointment is subject to both medical clearance by the University’s Occupational Health provider and a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.
For full post details and to find out more about working at Keele please visit: www.keele.ac.uk/vacancies

Closing date for applications: 30 November 2021
Interviews will be held on: 10 December 2021
Post reference: KU00002085