Lecturer (Professional Practice) in Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
22 May 2023
Closing Date:
2 Jul 2023
Salary Range:

Ref: 15247

Department of Health Sciences, College of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences

Location: Brunel University London, Uxbridge Campus
Hours: Part-time – two posts – 0.4 FTE and 0.6 FTE
Contract Type: Permanent

The Division of Physiotherapy is seeking enthusiastic and innovative clinicians who wish to build on their clinical expertise to develop a clinical academic career within a friendly academic team. As a member of a dynamic team of early career clinical academics, you will be supported and mentored by experienced senior clinical academics who have the expertise and experience you need to progress within your chosen clinical specialism.

As a leading provider of both physiotherapy and multi-professional post registration advanced clinical practice education we are expanding our UK and international academic activity. This advert is for a Lecturer with specialist clinical and professional experience relevant to our Pre-reg Physiotherapy Programmes and / or our range of multi-professional Advanced Clinical Practice specialisms. You will teach and support a diverse cohort of UK and International students to develop their clinical academic careers. You will apply and develop your academic, interpersonal, creative thinking, and leadership skills, learning from some of the best clinical academics in the country. You will be working directly with academic colleagues, students and external organisations at all levels, and will be expected to contribute fully: developing and implementing ideas for teaching, evaluating academic development, making recommendations, building professional relationships.

Brunel University London is a prominent provider of high-quality education and research for the health professions and associated subject areas. With modern, purpose-built teaching facilities, set within a vibrant campus-based University, Brunel provides excellent opportunities to work alongside sector leading academics from a wide range of health-related subjects including Physiotherapy, Movement Science, Nursing, Medicine, Psychology, Occupational Therapy and Public Health. The Department of Health Sciences, within the College of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, provides a collegiate and collaborative environment for the development of healthcare education that achieves impact in the UK and within international workforce development and healthcare systems.

You will be a registered Physiotherapist with HCPC (Health and Care Professions Council) or a relevant professional equivalent. You will be required to pass checks by the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

We offer a generous annual leave package plus discretionary University closure days, excellent training and development opportunities as well as a great occupational pension scheme and a range of health-related support. The University is committed to a hybrid working approach.

We welcome informal enquiries to contact John Cossar john.cossar@brunel.ac.uk