Lecturers in Adult Nursing

Opening Date:
5 Jul 2022
Closing Date:
31 Jul 2022
Salary Range:

We are looking to appoint an appropriately qualified and experienced Nurse to join the well-established team of nursing lecturers in the beautiful Southwest of England. You will contribute to teaching excellence related to nursing care and contribute to the academic and clinical development of Adult Nursing at the University. This will include the development and delivery of foundation degree, undergraduate and postgraduate healthcare programmes. You will also be encouraged to contribute to research within the School and join an appropriate research group. We have a number of permanent vacancies and will consider requests for full time, part time or job shares. You will be based at one of the University of Plymouth sites, either Plymouth or Exeter.

You should possess appropriate professional qualifications, registration as a Nurse with the NMC is essential, relevant post registration experience as a nurse (at least 3 years), an honours degree in health or a related subject (essential), relevant postgraduate qualifications (MSc or working towards), teaching experience and a teaching qualification (or be willing to work to achieve this).

We offer foundation degree, undergraduate, postgraduate and CPD programmes. Research in the School was rated highly in the REF2021 and continues to grow. The University of Plymouth Clinical Schools initiative is an exciting development, through which applied nursing and midwifery research focuses on topics that are timely and relevant to advancing the quality of care.

Please demonstrate how you meet the essential criteria outlined in the knowledge, qualifications, training and experience elements of the job description in your supporting statement.

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role then please contact Heather Hopper by email heather.hopper@plymouth.ac.uk or Louise Winfield by email louise.winfield@nhs.net

These roles will require an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check plus an Adults’ Barred List check.

Interviews are likely to take place on 23 August 2022 and you will be notified if you have been shortlisted or not.

We offer a competitive salary package and a generous pension and holiday scheme. We also offer a range of other benefits, including ongoing development opportunities.

The University of Plymouth is a diverse, welcoming community where everyone makes a difference and is encouraged to bring their whole selves to work. To find out more about our inclusive community, initiatives such as Athena Swan and the Race Equality Charter and our range of benefits / support mechanisms such as flexible working, staff networks and enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave please visit our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion webpages.

We particularly welcome applicants from under-represented groups at the University of Plymouth, such as BAME/BIPOC and LGBT+.

The Faculty of Health holds a Silver Athena Swan Award and the University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award which recognises commitment to advancing women’s careers in STEMM academia.

Staff appointed within the Faculty of Health may be able to join the NHS pension scheme subject to eligibility criteria.