Professor/Associate Professor in Midwifery Education and Programme Lead for BSc (Hons) Midwifery

Opening Date:
7 Nov 2022
Closing Date:
9 Dec 2022
Salary Range:

We are seeking to appoint a Professor or experienced Associate Professor in Midwifery Education with current NMC registration to a permanent post within our award-winning School of Health Sciences with its vibrant community and its outstanding reputation.

For an initial period of three years in rotation with colleagues you will lead our BSc in Midwifery Programme. In this key role you will provide strategic leadership for the design, development, and teaching of undergraduate midwifery curricula, support the development of academic standards and policies and contribute to the enhancement of teaching and learning across midwifery and the School of Health Sciences.

You will undertake a substantive programme of scholarly activity consistent with Professorial or experienced Associate Professor standing alongside a commitment to be a compassionate role model and to mentor and support other colleagues.

About the person

We are looking for an outstanding academic with curriculum leadership and innovative teaching practice/expertise. Proven skills in coaching and developing others will be essential. You will join a School which takes pride in supporting a teaching and learning culture that is inclusive, supportive, ambitious and developmental for staff at all stages of their career. We are committed to ensuring that, within this culture, individual and collaborative scholarly activity can flourish, can influence the wider discipline, and have an impact far beyond the School. Through leadership and innovation you will be expected to raise the profile of the School of Heath Sciences both within the University and beyond, at national and international levels.

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To discuss the role in strict confidence, please contact Elliott Rae on +44 (0)7584 078 534 or or Imogen Wilde on +44 (0)7864 652 633 or

The closing date is noon on 9th December 2022.

This is a permanent professorial / academic opportunity with a three-year term of office as programme lead. Hours of work are full-time (36.25 hours per week); however, applications are also welcome from candidates wishing to work part-time (minimum 29 hours per week). Please specify in your application if you wish to work part-time and the number of preferred hours. Job share arrangements may be considered.

Our University is a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, see our Moving to Nottingham pages.