Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Midwifery

Opening Date:
15 Jul 2019
Closing Date:
4 Aug 2019
Salary Range:

Vacancy Ref. 2679

Are you a registered midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Council with a passion for your profession? Do you want to be involved in teaching under and post graduate students? Do you want to develop your research portfolio?

We offer an exciting opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic midwife to contribute to the provision of high quality learning, teaching and research within the Faculty of Education, Health and Community. As well as participating in the widening portfolio of midwifery education programmes your role will encompass participation in the research activities of the faculty. Part of your role will be to maintain and establish collaborative relationships with NHS and other health care service providers and actively support both students and practice-based staff within the clinical arena.

You will be committed to teamwork with excellent communication skills, you must have a good honours degree, a higher degree, and ideally a doctorate and be a practising midwife registered on the appropriate part of the NMC professional register. You will have significant experience within midwifery including experience of teaching pre-registration students. Personal development of staff is of key importance and support for an individual development programme will be offered. In addition, we are particularly interested in applications from practitioners with experience of advanced clinical practice in midwifery/HDU midwifery.

Appointment to the higher grade will be dependent on significant experience in curriculum design and delivery, as well as a doctorate or demonstrable equivalence in professional experience and status.

LJMU is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds and communities irrespective of age, transgender status, disability, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity and religion or belief. All our appointments are made on merit.

Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Valerie Fleming, email V.Fleming@ljmu.ac.uk.