Senior Lecturer (Academic) in Advanced Clinical Practice (0.8 FTE)

Opening Date:
13 Nov 2020
Closing Date:
14 Dec 2020
Salary Range:

Bournemouth University’s vision is worldwide recognition as a leading university for inspiring learning, advancing knowledge and enriching society through the fusion of education, research and practice. Our highly skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the globe, who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences that help to build our global learning community.

Are you an Advanced Clinical Practice academic? Do you feel passionate about influencing the future for the ACP workforce, being part of a pro-active and highly motivated ACP team delivering ACP education across the South of England? Then why not consider joining our team and being part of a highly regarded ACP programme team, developing your career and aspirations here on the South Coast.

The vision of the Department of Nursing Science is to provide high-quality education and research that supports excellence in practice to the benefit of all those who access healthcare, nationally and globally. The department is a supportive and vibrant community of staff, practitioners, students and service users who work in partnership.

As a Senior Lecturer in Advanced Clinical Practice, you will be the programme leader for our portfolio of Advanced Clinical Practice programmes. This expanding and contemporary portfolio includes both apprenticeship and non-apprenticeship routes which span across the South of England. You will be expected to meet the BU 2025 fusion agenda of Research, Education and Professional practice. You will be expected to demonstrate current knowledge in Advanced Clinical Practice and actively contribute to the leadership of the ACP programmes and teaching at postgraduate level. You will have current UK health professional registration with the NMC or HCPC and extensive experience within Advanced Clinical Practice. You will also have a relevant teaching qualification.

You will be qualified to Doctoral level OR be able to demonstrate the ability to create and disseminate knowledge at an equivalent level and the capability to convert this knowledge into a doctorate in a maximum of 3-5 years from date of appointment. You will be research active and committed to a culture of academic excellence and continuous improvement.

This post is available part-time for 0.8 FTE.

This role offers an exciting opportunity to work collaboratively within Bournemouth University and with external partners in developing an excellent student experience and research outputs relevant to Advanced Clinical Practice. The Department is committed to supporting and developing its staff in order to pursue high quality research, teaching and practice.

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A detailed job description and person specification are available from our website together with an online application form.

BU values and is committed to an inclusive working environment. We seek a diverse community through attracting, developing and retaining staff from different backgrounds to contribute to inspirational learning, advancing knowledge and enriching society. To support and enable our staff to achieve a balance between work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements.