Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Mental Health

Opening Date:
18 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
12 Jul 2021
Salary Range:

The School of Nursing, Midwifery, and Social Work sits within the Faculty of Medicine Health and Social Care and brings together Adult, Child, and Mental Health Nursing, Learning Disability, Midwifery, and Social Work into one vibrant and dynamic community. We provide a high-quality learning experience for our students to enable them to realize 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-centered, compassionate, safe, and effective.

The School is seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Mental Health or Learning Disability Nursing to teach across a range of Mental Health & Nursing programmes, working closely with Mental Health & Learning Disability Service Users & Co-Teachers, Service partners and other programmes.

You will be committed to high quality, evidence-based learning and teaching and be able to facilitate student-led, problem-based learning, as well as take on the role of personal tutor. The roles are developmental and will support you towards gaining a nationally recognized teaching qualification (Post Graduate Certificate in Academic Practice) and the skills & experience to pursue a career in health education.

You will contribute to modules in the pre-registration undergraduate BSc & MSc Programmes, as well as the Registered Nurse Apprenticeship & Nursing Associate programme, and on postgraduate modules related to your own expertise. You will also provide support to students during periods of practice placements and act as an academic assessor and facilitate clinical supervision.

The post holder is required to be current on the NMC register as a Mental Health or Learning Disability nurse and will be required to have a 2-1 or 1st Degree in a relevant subject.