Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Mental Health Nursing

Opening Date:
27 Sep 2021
Closing Date:
17 Oct 2021
Salary Range:

This is an exciting opportunity to join a vibrant team of academics dedicated to the learning and teaching of nursing students on our Future Nurse programme. You will provide a stimulating learning experience, motivating and inspiring students to become critical thinkers and high-quality professionals.

Our courses’ curricula are focused on preparing graduates with knowledge, skills, innovation and vision for a career in contemporary health care services. We are looking to recruit a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer with up-to-date knowledge of mental health nursing practice who has held a senior practitioner role. Your role will be to take an active part in supporting students in both theory and practice. A fundamental part of the role is collaborating with colleagues across the School with interests in nursing to develop research and/or scholarly opportunities. Our philosophy is to work in partnership with students, academics, researchers, service users and service colleagues to deliver high quality learning and teaching based on contemporary research findings and practice. In order to be successful in this role you should have:

  • A good first degree relevant to healthcare
  • A Higher Education teaching qualification and/or an HEA Fellowship, or willingness to undertake this within the first 12 months
  • Up-to-date, sound knowledge of current developments in health including current clinical, professional and policy developments
  • Registration as a Mental Health Nurse with the Nursing & Midwifery Council

If you have a PhD or Doctorate and can supervise at this level, you will have opportunities to develop as the university has an active programme for supporting early career researchers.

For informal enquiries please contact, Subject Lead Nursing Sciences, Darren Brand, D.P.Brand@brighton.ac.uk

You will be based at our Falmer campus site, and travel to other university sites will also be required. We welcome applications from candidates seeking to job hare.

It is planned that interviews will take place week beginning 1st November.