The University of Worcester is expanding its provision in Health and Social Care. The post offers an opportunity to join a team of enthusiastic, committed and friendly staff within the Department of Health and Well-being delivering core teaching on the MSc Healthcare Management and Leadership.
The Department of Health and Well-being is in the School of Allied Health and Community which aims to promote integrated multi-disciplinary practitioners for health and well-being across the life course. We wish to complement our existing strengths within the team by appointing a dynamic individual who is flexible, adaptable and has excellent communication skills. Applications are invited from professionals with experience of leading and managing with a focus on improving health and well-being of individuals, communities, and systems. We particularly invite people who have been involved in Higher Education, and who have, a higher degree. In addition to being involved in scholarly activity, key responsibilities of the post include leading and contributing to course delivery and development, student support, involvement with e-Learning and working closely with our Hong Kong partner, Hong Kong Management Association. The successful candidate will be able to work autonomously and as part of a team, have excellent communication and self-management skills and will potentially have the opportunity to travel to Hong Kong.
Worcestershire is a desirable and attractive place to live and work with a diverse population centred on urban areas surrounded by countryside The University of Worcester is a high achieving, award-winning, dynamic institution with a notably inclusive, civic ethos. It is one of the Country’s top universities for gender equality, with multiple accolades for teaching quality, inclusion, contribution to the community, and environmental sustainability.
The University of Worcester is one of the fastest growing HEIs in the UK. It is a progressive, friendly institution, which currently welcomes over 12,000 full time and part time students a year. It offers excellent courses with flexible study options, and as the only University in Herefordshire and Worcestershire, it enjoys strong vocational links with the business, creative, education, health and social care communities. We are a leading provider of health education, from Nursing and Midwifery to Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy. Our new Medical School is on target to open next year.
If you are interested in joining us at this exciting time and would relish the challenge of educating the next generation of professionals, we welcome your application.
Informal queries in relation to this role are welcome and should be directed to Debbie Sabbato (PA to the Head of School of Allied Health and Community)