Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Nurse Education (Practice Learning)

Opening Date:
30 Sep 2021
Closing Date:
14 Oct 2021
Salary Range:

Nursing & Midwifery Education
Location: Ormskirk & Aintree
Salary: £35,326 to £53,348 per annum
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: Thursday 14 October 2021
Reference: EHT0084-0921
Number of Positions: 4
Join a vibrant department with a growing portfolio within the faculty and across the university.

About You

We are seeking to appoint a number of appropriately qualified and registered nurses who can demonstrate significant recent practice experience, underpinned by a sound working knowledge of nursing theory and experience of working with student nurses on placement to join our faculty as a lecturer/senior lecturer.

You will be an enthusiastic, innovative, and engaging professional with significant practice experience, able to deliver high quality and innovative support in relation to practice learning to academic staff/partner agencies/students, and work across disciplinary and organizational boundaries with ease. The successful post holder will possess excellent interpersonal skills and be an effective communicator and an innovative professional. Time and workload management skills are a key requirement for this post and having a strong commitment to the success of students and effective engagement with our stakeholders will be key to your success in a dynamic and evolving department.

About the Role

The successful candidate will be qualified and experienced as referred to above, with appropriate and relevant professional body registration, along with significant and demonstrable experience in working with students whilst in practice. The successful candidate(s) will play a significant role in the delivery of the nursing curriculum in all its manifestations and be a key member of the team, having a particular focus on practice learning/practice education, both in terms of internal and external practice learning/education requirements. For senior posts (grade 9 and 10), applicants will be expected to have relevant and recent experience in a practice-based role involving significant elements of student support/practice learning.


We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.

We have excellent facilities within our bespoke Wellbeing Centre and our comprehensive staff health & wellbeing programme gives you the opportunity to; have a lunchtime scenic stroll across our beautiful campus, a trim from our onsite hairdresser, car valeting, attend a family focussed event, make an appointment for a massage, and get together with colleagues over free food and drink to watch the latest film on one of our Film Nights. This is just a taste of what we are able to offer you at Edge Hill University.

About Us

“A great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year” – Times Higher Education.

We are recognised for our outstanding achievements in student satisfaction, staff engagement, graduate employment and innovation as well as our strengthening research profile, investment and growth. The Times Higher ‘University of the Year’ award also celebrated our distinct role in “transforming lives” – reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.

The University has been ranked Best University Workplace (Times Higher Education 2015), judged Best UK Employer (European Business Awards 2016) and highly commended in Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2017 for Workplace of the Year.