Lecturer in Paramedic Science

Opening Date:
24 Jan 2022
Closing Date:
21 Feb 2022
Salary Range:

Come and join our successful paramedic team who are growing and are seeking an enthusiastic and talented lecturer to join our dedicated and innovative team.

If you are a Paramedic this is an excellent opportunity for you to make a difference while creating a new career path for yourself utilising your professional expertise to build your academic career and educate the future Paramedic workforce.

You should be passionate about paramedic education and demonstrate a commitment to the provision of high-quality teaching that makes a difference to the provision of quality care and services. You will work collaboratively with staff in the Paramedic Science team and staff across School of Allied Health Professions and Midwifery. You will also work with our partners at the Yorkshire Ambulance Service and with our service user group and our students to provide an engaging student experience.

You will contribute to programme delivery, which will include the innovative 4 year BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science programme and you will be involved in delivering and developing programme modules, curricula development and innovative teaching, learning and assessment, across under-graduate and post-graduate provision and also support recruitment to the programme. You will demonstrate enthusiasm and a willingness to be innovative and creative while making use of development opportunities to improve yourself and the School. The School of Allied Health Professions and Midwifery have developed a strong portfolio of education provision at undergraduate and postgraduate levels for Paramedic Science , Physiotherapy, Diagnostic Radiography, Occupational Therapy and Midwifery with staff contributing to teaching across Nursing and Health care leadership and the Physician Associate programmes.

We offer a range of developmental opportunities if you do not currently have a teaching or post-graduate qualification. We will also provide you with the opportunity to work towards a Fellowship of Advance HE through developing your teaching practice and experience portfolio and we will support you through our new career development framework. As a new member of staff, you will be mentored by an experienced colleague and supported to develop your academic career through the University career framework.
In addition to learning and teaching, the University empowers and encourages staff to develop their own research profile and to participate in internationally leading, interdisciplinary research and innovation that will shape and benefit future societies. Our internationally renowned applied health research undertaken in partnership with the NHS is impacting positively on health outcomes locally and regionally and is contributing to knowledge of international significance.

We welcome applicants who identify as being from BAME and LGBT+ communities who are currently underrepresented across our teaching and research teams who could be positive role models for our students and colleagues. We value diverse voices and lived experiences.

For more information and an opportunity to meet existing staff and ask any questions you may have on the opportunities available such as what it means to work at the University of Bradford, why not attend one of our webinars, which can be booked on our website.


To apply for this position please visit https://jobs.bradford.ac.uk/HR0119540