Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer Midwifery

Opening Date:
12 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
10 May 2021
Salary Range:

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Midwifery

Salary £39,152 – £49,533 per annum

There is flexibility as part of this role and applicants are welcome to consider part time, job share, or clinical secondment options.

Bucks New University is an ambitious, modern university; one that is always open to fresh ideas and thinking. Our staff combine the very best professional practice with inspirational teaching and the University is consistently in the top quartile of the NSS for higher education institutions in the UK, exceeding the sector average in almost every area of the survey (NSS, 2019).

This is an exciting time to join the University, with our new University Strategy – Impact 2022 – and our revised values. The University is poised for the next phase in its development as we seek to develop our impact further, enrich the student experience through innovative and employment-focused education, and realign our professional services in support of our strategic aims.

The recently established Institute for Health and Social Care will provide strategic leadership for all health and social care activities across the University and serve as the focal point for all external health and social care-related activities at the University. Our health and social care portfolio include nursing, social work, physician associate, paramedicine, ODP, physiotherapy, post-qualifying specialist nursing courses, and many professional CPPD courses.

We have state-of-the-art healthcare simulation suites across our three campuses supported by experienced technicians. The placement Learning Unit manage and support student placement experience. The School of Nursing. Midwifery and Allied Health is delighted to invite applications for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Midwifery to join the existing team. The BSc(Hons) Midwifery is an exciting new programme that will be delivered from September 2021 out of our Uxbridge and Aylesbury campuses.

Applicants / clinical fractions: We are seeking to appoint a fully qualified, registered Midwife with an interest in developing an academic career. Preferably with higher education teaching experience. We are looking for a dynamic individual with experience as a Midwife and with an interest in teaching and supporting students by adopting a learner-centred approach and being committed to contributing towards delivery of a first-class student experience. Other key responsibilities include, the contribution towards curriculum development, research and other forms of scholarly activity, recruitment of students and working in collaboration with practice partners. You will be committed to achieving excellent student outcomes, have demonstrable ability to work in a team and display excellent communication skills.

If you have the necessary experience, skills qualities and attributes representative of the University’s values and ambition, we would be delighted to hear from you. The University welcomes interest from applicants who seek a fractional role while maintaining clinical practice.

For further information about this role please contact Carla.Avery@bucks.ac.uk

All applications are to be made in full and online at https://jobs.bucks.ac.uk/vacancy/l-sl-midwifery-439076.html

Closing Date: 10 May 2021

Interview Date: 25 May 2021

Bucks New University is a Disability Confident employer and as such you will be given the opportunity to declare a disability as part of the application process.