Lecturer in Social Work

Opening Date:
28 Mar 2019
Closing Date:
25 Apr 2019
Salary Range:

We are seeking to appoint two Lecturers in Social Work who will join a forward thinking and enthusiastic team to deliver first-class professional training to undergraduate and postgraduate social work students.

One of the applicants will have a background in adult social work (in its variety of forms) and be Best Interests Assessor trained (essential), the second will be from either a child or adult background and have a Practice Educator Award (essential). You will be social work qualified and HCPC registered, with a good degree and we would expect applicants to be willing to work towards a PhD.

The successful applicants will be based in the Department of Psychological Health, Wellbeing and Social Work within the Faculty of Health Sciences. The Faculty is vibrant and interdisciplinary delivering high quality teaching and research in social work, nursing, CBT, clinical psychology and a wide range of allied health disciplines. The Faculty aims to conduct world-leading research in health and social work which addresses regional, national and global issues in the health sciences field. Our research aims to be interdisciplinary and focused on patient and service user outcomes. Research in the Faculty is organised around research clusters these include: Maternal and Reproductive Health; the Centre for Applied Research and Evaluation and Social and Psychological Research into Long Term Conditions (SPARC).

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