Lecturer Occupational Therapy

Opening Date:
15 Jul 2022
Closing Date:
7 Aug 2022
Salary Range:

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences
The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health
£34,304 to £43,434 per annum
Full-time, Fixed-term
Ref: REQ009662

The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health are seeking to recruit enthusiastic and ambitious HCPC registered Occupational Therapists to join our dynamic team of academics delivering excellent and visionary pre-registration occupational therapy courses. We have been successful in growing our provision and due to recent promotions within the team are seeking to recruit 3 academic posts to work within our team supporting to prepare our learners for practice.

You will be joining an outstanding team of over 40 occupational therapists, and we offer a range of courses including BSc, MSc and Integrated Degree Apprenticeships in Coventry and London. Our curriculum area continues to develop offering educational delivery across the whole career pathway and now includes AHP Return to Practice, Enhanced Clinical Practitioner and Advanced Clinical Practice e-portfolio routes. The successful applicants will be working within a diverse curriculum focused on personalised learning, research inspired teaching and strong partnership working with our partners.

For the Lecturer post (full-time, fixed-term), applicants should demonstrate a wide range of clinical experience, with evidence of engaging in the education pillar through supporting learners. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in an academic career. You will work alongside an experienced placement team and support readying our learners for their practice placements including co-ordinating delivery of practice educator training and placement support, developing new placement capacity and working with learners across our full-time and apprenticeship courses.

Our occupational therapy team are one of the largest in the country and work collaboratively with a wide range of health care professions within the Faculty of Health and Life sciences and now benefit from new, ‘state of the art’ health science simulation facilities, a £60M+ investment. For a fly through video – insert in your browser:


The salary is dependent upon the skills and qualifications of the individual. The University offers academic and professional development and provides a Post Graduate Certificate Teaching Qualification for Lecturers who do not hold a recognised teaching qualification. Informal enquiries should be addressed to Dr Kim Stuart (Curriculum Lead: Associate Professor, Occupational Therapy) Email kim.stuart@coventry.ac.uk

Closing date: 07/08/2022

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