Lecturers in Social Work

Opening Date:
23 Jul 2018
Closing Date:
6 Aug 2018
Salary Range:

Edinburgh Napier is one of the largest educators of the health and social care workforce in Scotland; with a significant profile across the wider UK and transnationally. Uniquely, in Scotland, the School now offers educational programmes in midwifery, all four fields of practice in nursing, physiotherapy, occupational therapy and social work

This is an exciting time for us, as we expand into programmes for allied health and social work professions at post-graduate level. This strategic move aims to prepare the next generation of Allied Health and Social Work teams for an integrated future by offering a new approach to programme delivery

We recently recruited a new team of academics to support this exciting new development within the areas of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy and are now excited to begin our search to extend our team of Social Work academics.

We are looking for experienced Social Workers, with a passion for education to join our team as Lecturers

These exciting positions offer both the opportunity to significantly raise your profile and be part of a team that is committed to improving practice through innovative education and research. You will be involved in delivery of our MSc in Social Work and will work with others across occupational therapy, physiotherapy and nursing to foster an inter-professional approach to educational delivery

Essential to these positions is a post-graduate qualification. As your immediate priority will be the delivery of post registration programmes of Social Work; a professional qualification in this is essential, along with eligibility for registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC). We would be looking to speak to candidates with a background in Criminal Justice, Children and Families or Adult Social Work

For more details please visit our website