Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Academic in Practice – Canterbury or Medway Campus

Opening Date:
25 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
16 Oct 2020
Salary Range:

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Academic in Practice – Canterbury or Medway Campus


Fixed-term until 31.12.2023

£33,797 to £49, 553 per annum (pro rata for part time positions)

The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work brings together Adult, Child, Mental Health and Learning Disability Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work into one vibrant and dynamic community. Our aim is to provide a high-quality learning experience for our students to enable them to realise their ambitions to become registered professionals and to continue their development through a range of continuing professional development opportunities. We are committed to providing a supportive environment so that our students can develop the knowledge and skills to provide nursing care that is person-centred, compassionate, safe and effective.

The School is seeking to appoint an academic in practice to work with placement providers to enhance the practice learning experience, support the integration of theory with practice and make and academic contribution to the development of practice learning and assessment, through practice-based research, practice development and/or scholarship.

As an experienced professional the post holder will have an understanding of the regulatory requirements for practice learning and an ability to establish and maintain productive professional relationships with colleagues and external stakeholders. The post holder will work with stakeholders to develop placement capacity for our Nursing Associate and Adult Nursing programmes.

An under-pinning principle of our work is the importance of the student experience and we would expect you to share this value and work in ways that will enhance it.

The post holder is required to be current on the NMC register as an adult nurse and will be expected to have a minimum of a first degree in a relevant discipline.