RGU05652 Academic Team Lead – Practice-based Learning and Simulation (Senior Lecturer)

Opening Date:
15 Dec 2022
Closing Date:
22 Jan 2023
Salary Range:

At Robert Gordon University (RGU) we are proud of our excellence in education and research and we are offering an opportunity to join our great team as Academic Team Lead (Senior Lecturer) to our Practice-Based Learning and Simulation Team. RGU is an innovative, inclusive, and ambitious University, focussed on the impact of its demand-led teaching and research.

The School of Health Sciences aims to provide dynamic and transformational teaching, learning and research that makes a significant contribution to improving the health and wellbeing of local, national and global communities. We pride ourselves on producing people-centred, capable and professional graduates who positively impact on the lives of individuals and the health of society.

You will lead the practice-based learning team in the development and delivery of practice-based learning experiences, simulation and student-led service learning experiences. Supporting the Academic Strategic Lead and Dean of School you’ll have delegated line management responsibilities for practice-based learning lecturers and any other delegated sub team and assume accountability for their performance. This will involve effectively developing and deploying staff and co-ordinating the work of the teams.

What we can offer you:

  • Although a full time position, part time and job-share contracts may also be considered.
  • A permanent position with competitive salary, excellent pension scheme and a generous annual leave allowance.
  • An option for hybrid working in line with our HR policy.
  • You will be supported to engage in scholarship and research for your professional and personal development.
  • We are an equal opportunities employer.
  • We are committed to the health and wellbeing of our staff and to the sustainability of our environment.

Degree qualified in either Physiotherapy, Diagnostic Radiography, Occupational Therapy or Dietetics and with an appropriate professional registration, you’ll be experienced in virtual and real Practice based learning in a University setting and be a competent leader. A relationship builder, you will have led and actively participated in internal/external networks, professional bodies, committees, national working groups and external partnerships.

RGU’s ultra-modern campus, located on the outskirts of the vibrant and prosperous city of Aberdeen, offers a superb place to live, work and develop your career. This is one of the most impressive university campuses you’ll find anywhere in the world, with first-class educational infrastructure and outstanding sporting and leisure facilities set against a stunning rural backdrop on the banks of the river Dee. A relocation package is available to assist with your transition to the area.

We understand you may have questions, so if you would like to have an informal conversation about the role before making an application, please contact Donna Wynne, Academic Strategic Lead by emailing d.wynne@rgu.ac.uk

To apply, please follow link: https://www.myjobscotland.gov.uk/education/rgu/jobs/academic-team-lead-practice-based-learning-and-simulation-senior-lecturer-310571