Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Children’s Nursing

Opening Date:
24 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
25 Jul 2021
Salary Range:

The Role
Forward-looking, focused and innovative. Kingston University is yours to achieve. Join our dynamic School of Nursing and take the opportunity to develop the future nursing and healthcare workforce. In this key role you will strive to enhance nursing and healthcare practice and the reputation of our School of Nursing in the area of children’s nursing and healthcare across all domains of practice. Articulate and well respected, you will teach on pre-registration nursing programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, taking the lead on modules where appropriate. In particular, you will have the ability to inspire our students and will have a keen interest in developing education. Alongside being involved in the pastoral care of students, you will be encouraged and supported to further your interests in research, enterprise or professional practice.

The Person
You will be a nurse on the NMC register, educated to at least degree level, with experience of working within the field of children’s nursing. Equivalent professional qualifications considered. You are resourceful, highly motivated and ambitious. You are interested in teaching and can share your skills and expertise with the nursing and healthcare workforce of the future. A teaching qualification is desirable but non-essential. The Faculty supports new members of staff to gain appropriate qualifications and are keen to support ongoing academic and professional development.

The Faculty
School of Nursing
Our people are passionate about developing nurses for the future, in each of the four fields of nursing – adult, child, learning disability and mental health. We support our students to ensure they get the skills and knowledge they need to make a lasting impact on society. As part of the joint faculty with St George’s, University of London, we have access to industry-leading research for nursing and health professions.

Further information
This is a full time, permanent position. We are looking to appoint at a starting salary of £39,343 per annum for a Lecturer or £43,955 per annum for a Senior Lecturer, depending on the skills and experience of the successful applicant.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 4 August 2021.

If you require further information about this role, please contact Professor Jayne Price, Professor of Children’s Nursing, or Mrs Elizabeth Crighton, Associate Professor of Children’s Nursing.

To apply, please visit https://www.kingston.ac.uk/jobs/

Kingston University values the diversity of its student and staff body. We are committed to providing a fully inclusive environment to ensure consistent and holistic support for our whole community, including staff, students and visitors. We recognise our duty under the Equality Act 2010 to prevent discrimination, advance equality of opportunity and foster good relations between different people when carrying out their activities.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required, this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.