Lecturer in Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
30 May 2022
Closing Date:
22 Jun 2022
Salary Range:

The expanding School of Allied Health Professions (SAHP) is pleased to share an exciting opportunity for a full-time as a Lecturer in Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal) and join our dynamic and progressive academic team. The School is situated at the heart of Keele University’s beautiful and vibrant campus. The post-holder will teach across the School’s undergraduate and postgraduate curriculum.

The School offers high quality undergraduate and postgraduate provision and is part of a wider research and scholarly community across the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. We teach two cohorts of pre-registration master’s Physiotherapy programmes via either a 4-year MSci or a 2-year accelerated MSc route, both qualifying programmes. Additionally, lecturers may contribute to the BSc Rehabilitation and Exercise Science programme, and contribute expertise, where appropriate, to the BSc Radiography (Diagnostic Imaging), both stablished and growing programmes within the School, as well as the new MSc Prosthetics and Orthotics programme.

You would be joining the growing School of Allied Health Professions, with over 45 academic staff; enthusiastic educators and researchers. You will play a part in the development of educational initiatives aligned with the School strategic direction, and will pursue scholarly activities in line with the School focus. You will be an HCPC registered (or equivalent) physiotherapist, with an appreciation of the principles of teaching and learning in higher education.

Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience. With over 10,000 students are enrolled and a total staff of approximately 2,000, 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. Keele University has excellent transport links and is situated within an hour of the cities of Manchester and Birmingham.

At Keele, we value equality and diversity across our workforce and endeavour to ensure our staff community is reflective of the diversity of our student population. The School is proud to have Athena SWAN bronze status. 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 please visit: www.keele.ac.uk/vacancies

Informal enquires are welcomed: contact Anne O’Brien (Head of School) – a.v.o’brien@keele.ac.uk or Vicky Pearsall, (Director of Undergraduate Programmes) – v.l.pearsall@keele.ac.uk

Closing date for applications: 22 June 2022
Interviews will be held on: 6 July 2022
Post reference: KU00002665