Senior Lecturer and Programme Director in Public Health Nursing & Primary Care (SCPHN)

Opening Date:
19 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
11 Sep 2019
Salary Range:


City, University of London is a global university committed to academic excellence with a focus on business and the professions and an enviable central London location.

City attracts around 20,000 students (35% postgraduate level) from more than 150 countries and staff from over 75 countries.

In the last REF, City doubled the proportion of its total academic staff producing world-leading or internationally excellent research.

Led by President, Professor Sir Paul Curran, City has made significant investments in its academic staff, its estate and its infrastructure and continues to work towards realising its vision of being a leading global university: it has recently agreed a new Vision & Strategy 2026. Founded in 1894, City is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year.

The Division of Nursing in the School of Health Sciences is one of London’s most established providers of health care education, delivering high quality undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. It has a strong portfolio of world-leading research in the areas of child health; mental health care; people with physical health and long-term conditions; acute and critical care; and care of the older person.

The Public Health Nursing programme, integrating health visiting, school nursing and district nursing education, is a well-established programme commended by the Nursing & Midwifery Council for strong partnerships with practice colleagues. The School is seeking to appoint an outstanding academic to a Senior Lectureship to support and develop the dynamic and vibrant programme.


The role will contribute to the delivery of high quality undergraduate (second registration) and postgraduate education in Specialist Community Public Health Nursing and District Nursing. It will involve directing the programme, supporting students in practice and working with placement provider organisations to ensure high quality learning experiences.

Person Specification

The appointed candidate will have a degree in Nursing or a related subject and considerable experience of Public Health Nursing and educational programme leadership. The role is offered with the option of two profiles: Education & Research or Education.

Interviews are scheduled for 25 September 2019

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