Senior Lecturer (Advanced Clinical Practice)

Opening Date:
1 Feb 2024
Closing Date:
19 Feb 2024
Salary Range:

Senior Lecturer (Advanced Clinical Practice)
Reference: H-62588021-02
DMU is an ambitious, globally minded and culturally rich university with a strong commitment to the public good. It strives to maintain a stimulating and inclusive environment that champions difference and celebrates success.

Faculty / Directorate
Home to four specialist schools – Allied Health Sciences, Applied Social Sciences, Nursing and Midwifery, and Leicester School of Pharmacy – the Faculty has a long tradition of providing high quality education and development to professionals who make a significant difference to lives, health, wellbeing, communities and society. The dedicated facilities are designed to replicate current practice and feature industry-standard equipment, enabling staff and students to undertake life changing projects to improve health and social care. DMU is one of the foremost providers of Advanced Clinical Practice education in the East Midlands.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Advanced Clinical Practitioner (ACP) with a prescribing qualification to join our academic team in The Leicester School of Nursing and Midwifery. This is in a full, part time or secondment capacity, supporting delivery of the highly successful MSc Advanced Clinical Practice programme.
You will join a team of enthusiastic, committed, and friendly staff and will work collaboratively with colleagues across the School, Faculty and the wider University. To reflect national multi-professional developments in advanced clinical practice, we are encouraging applications from individuals with varied
professional registration, for example nurses, pharmacists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and paramedics.

Ideal Candidate
To be successful, you will have relevant academic background at a minimum of Master’s Advanced Clinical Practice degree level, with evidence of continuing professional development. You’ll be required to undertake teaching at post-graduate level, with some undergraduate student teaching. You will also
have involvement in continual professional development teaching to post registration students from a wide range of backgrounds.

Contribution to the assessment process for students including the setting, marking and moderation of student work, individually or collectively as part of a module team in accordance with quality assurance processes. You will be required to design and develop innovative and engaging learning materials and assessments and participate fully in curriculum development, including personal knowledge and expertise in high standards for advanced clinical practice. There will be expectations to work collaboratively with clinical colleagues and other stakeholders.

Support students, supervisors, and assessors in clinical placements and across a variety of care settings will be vital to the role. You will be expected to actively engage in scholarship, research and professional / external income generation activities in ways that contribute to the University / School’s objectives and contribute to ensuring up-to-date, leading-edge teaching. Please note that the successful candidate will be required to undergo a DBS check.

For further information or an informal visit please contact: ACP Senior Lecturer – Programme Lead: or ACP Senior Lecturer – Co programme

Lead: Joanne Steventon:
Interview date: 8th March 2024