Three Counties Medical School
Location: Severn Campus
Post Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Interview Date: Wednesday 18 January 2023
The University of Worcester is a high achieving, award-winning, dynamic institution set within an inclusive and engaged community. The number one University in England for gender equality, according to the last three years of the Times Higher Education’s University Impact Rankings, with multiple accolades for teaching quality, inclusion, contribution to the community, and environmental sustainability, the University has been shortlisted as Times Higher Education University of the Year three times in recent years.
One of the best Universities for health education, Worcester is creating the distinctive Three Counties Medical School [TCMS], aiming to widen access to careers in medicine and retain graduates in the local area.
This is a unique and exciting opportunity to be part of the team as the School enters its next phase of development, having secured the go ahead from the General Medical Council [GMC] to recruit the first medical students. Applications for the graduate entry MBChB are open for entry in September 2023.
The School’s planned curriculum emphasises problem-based learning [PBL], early consultations, programmatic assessment, an emphasis on community-orientated clinical placements and professional, emotionally intelligent communication at every stage. The curriculum is being developed by our Programme and Phase Leads.
The School is now seeking to appoint a Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Science to undertake high quality teaching and assessment in biomedical sciences across the range of courses delivered by the Medical School, with an emphasis on Microbiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology on pre-registration medical programmes.
The Biomedical Science Lead will to be responsible for designing and developing learning materials and will make a significant contribution to lectures, practical teaching and the assessment for medical students, as well as contributing to the delivery of a high-quality student experience, working with the Phase Leads to ensure the MBChB programme curriculum is supported in respect of biomedical sciences.
The post is offered at Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level depending on the successful candidate’s level of qualifications, knowledge, skills and experience.
If you are interested in joining us at this exciting time and would relish the challenge of playing a part in the future development of the Three Counties Medical School as we train the next generation of healthcare professionals, we welcome your application.
If you have any informal inquiries please contact Jennifer Zandbeek, School Manager for the Three Counties Medical School via email