Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Speech and Language Therapy (1.0 FTE)

Opening Date:
12 Sep 2023
Closing Date:
13 Oct 2023
Salary Range:

School: School of Education
Job title: Lecturer / Senior Lecturer Speech and Language
Grade: RU08/09
Salary: £44,456.00 to £48,288.00 pa inclusive of London
Weighting Allowance

Applications are invited for a full-time, without term, Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Speech and Language Therapy. This is a unique opportunity to create brand new provision at this renowned institution. This role will be launched in the School of Education, but with close links to our School of Life and Health Sciences.

To meet the growing demand for qualified speech and language therapists, we are expanding into this new area. We are looking for applicants with experience of this field either as a practitioner or in Higher Education who have the skills to work at pace to create high-quality provision. The role will initially focus on the creation of employer-led academic programmes, gaining accreditation with the relevant public sector bodies, creating a network of partnerships for placements, and recruiting a strong team of lecturers. Once launched, the role will include programme leadership and teaching related duties.

The School of Education has a long-established international reputation for high-quality teaching and research, and it is positioned as one of the principal providers of Initial Teacher Education (ITE) nationally. Our mission is to develop and apply world-class research, practitioner skills and knowledge to improve outcomes and achievements for all children and young people, both at home and abroad. Further information can be found on the School’s website: http://www.roehampton.ac.uk/education/

At Roehampton, we change lives by helping our students to develop the confidence, knowledge, and adaptability they need for a successful graduate career and fulfilling life.

We are a supportive, close-knit, and inclusive community, with a proud history in higher education stretching back more than 175 years. Our values come from this rich history, built on community, engagement, and partnership, with a belief that no matter their background, we can help our students realise their ambitions. Our graduates today have excellent employment prospects and are part of a thriving global community of Roehampton alumni.

We provide an engaging portfolio of courses across the creative arts, social sciences, law, humanities, literature, education, business, and human and life sciences, including nursing. We also have an excellent research profile. With international reach, our research informs policy, enriches culture, and improves people’s lives.

We are based on a beautiful 54-acre parkland campus, located in the heart of south-west London. Our staff have access to excellent facilities and a generous range of staff benefits.

For an informal conversation, please contact Professor Peter Flew, Dean of the School of Education: peter.flew@roehampton.ac.uk

To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us.

The closing date for completed applications is: 13 October 2023

It is expected that interviews will be held on: w/c 30 October 2023

The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.