About you: The School of Health and Social Wellbeing is looking for enthusiastic, inspiring people to join our successful and highly committed Advanced Practice team.
You will have a high level of insight into Advanced Practice in contemporary community care, primary care, or acute/urgent care practice. Experienced in clinical, practice-based or higher based clinical education you will have expertise which will benefit wider advanced practice programme delivery, as well as future facing workforce development needs in a multi-professional context. You may also be a non-medical prescriber or have experience of clinical research and service improvement.
Applicants must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) register or the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
About us: The School of Health and Social Wellbeing is situated in the Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences at UWE, Bristol. The changing shape of contemporary health and social care requires a workforce that can work across boundaries, requiring the HEI sector to evolve to meet the needs of partners and employers in creating an agile workforce. Drivers for the School include: the health and social care sector move to Integrated Care Systems; an identity that resonates with practice partners; a culture of inclusivity, partnership where staff and students can thrive and flourish; an environment which enhances opportunities for multi and inter professional learning, meeting the challenge of educating the healthcare and social care workforce of the future, aligned to the UWE 2030 Strategy.
UWE Bristol is a future-focused university, locally embedded with global reach. Our students, relevance and impact are at the heart of everything we do. Our priority is to deliver an outstanding university experience for our students through innovative, practice-led, research-informed courses. To enable the UWE Bristol 2030 strategy the ambition is for the School to be a beacon of choice for contemporary health and social wellbeing higher education for the current and a future workforce, employers and partners. To be a leader in the provision of outstanding integrated practice led learning, teaching and research, seamless in its interface with different professions and partners. Investing in and collaborating with internal and external colleagues who are ambitious, innovative, inclusive and enterprising, for the benefit of our learners, people and the public.
The School is building on its health and wellbeing professional development portfolio, and expanding our team delivering our highly regarded Advanced Practice programmes. With a strong portfolio of health and social care postgraduate and professional development opportunities, the School’s Advanced Practice MSc and apprenticeship appeals to a wide range of professions, professionals, employers.
If you would like an informal discussion about this opportunity please contact Mary-Ann Sherratt, Workforce Development Portfolio Lead for the School of Health and Social Wellbeing, Mary-Ann.Sherratt@uwe.ac.uk.
This is a permanent post and is available on a job share basis for applicants wishing to work part time.