Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Children’s Nursing

Opening Date:
10 Jun 2022
Closing Date:
8 Jul 2022
Salary Range:

We are seeking four enthusiastic and inspiring individuals to join UWE Bristol’s well-established, renowned and friendly Children and Young People’s Nursing programme team. We are looking for candidates with experience, passion and creativity to advance their academic careers and contribute to the delivery and enhancement of our BSc and MSc programmes, providing a key contribution to the BSc Hons Children’s Nursing.

We have four vacancies at Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level, the entry level depending upon former teaching experience. Two of the posts are permanent (1.4 FTEs, and we can be flexible with how this is split between the successful candidates) and two are fixed term for 12 months (2.0 FTEs). The role will involve planning, leading and delivering teaching and assessment at foundation (degree apprenticeship), undergraduate and postgraduate levels. You will contribute to theory-based and practice-based modules, supporting students in developing their intellectual and clinical skills, preparing them for the nursing workforce. You will therefore be expected to deliver high quality teaching, supervision and assessment in helping to build UWE Bristol’s reputation for nurse education regionally, nationally and internationally. You should be an experienced registered nurse with strong understanding of and commitment towards contemporary nursing standards and practices. Preferably, you should have a postgraduate qualification in a related field and relevant continuing professional development experience.

If you are new to teaching but can demonstrate the required experience in Children’s Nursing, we can support you and would like to hear from you. We are able to provide support through our PGCAPP postgraduate teaching programme and will provide you with the necessary support to develop your teaching skills. Please keep this in mind when reading the full job description attached to this advert.

About us:

UWE’s nursing programmes are located within the School of Health and Social Wellbeing in the Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences. The School has a strong research and knowledge exchange profile being supported by the Research Centre for Public Health and Wellbeing and the Research Centre for Health and Clinical Research. UWE has excellent partnerships with health, local authority and community-based employers across the South West region. Our nursing teams are based on Glenside Campus in Fishponds, Bristol, which is a 15-minute bus ride from Bristol City Centre.

In addition to progressive pay rates, we offer a wide range of employee benefits including:

  • a generous holiday allowance of 35 days pro rata
  • up to 12.5 bank holiday/closure days per year
  • hybrid working, subject to our commitments to students
  • excellent defined benefit pension schemes
  • access to employee assistance programme
  • ongoing learning and development opportunities
  • family friendly policies and wellbeing initiatives
  • onsite nursery at our Frenchay Campus.
  • Retail savings via the Wider Wallet scheme
  • option to participate in the cycle to work scheme

Further information

If you would like an informal discussion about this opportunity please contact:

Maya Motamedi: +4411732 84362 or email maya.motamedi@uwe.ac.uk, or

Zoe Veal: Tel +4411732 88442 or email zoe.veal@uwe.ac.uk

Interviews are scheduled for the week commencing 1st August.