Senior Lecturer in Nursing (E&S)

Opening Date:
18 Nov 2021
Closing Date:
9 Dec 2021
Salary Range:

We are seeking to appoint a new full-time Senior Lecturer in Nursing with a particular interest in pedagogy and student experience, on a permanent basis.

Summary of the role

We are seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer in Nursing with the vision and knowledge to match ours. Ideally, we need a person with education leadership expertise and a track record of curriculum development, commitment to excellence in health and social care and to student and team members’ flourishing. The Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor will lead on quality teaching and stage appropriate student learning experiences on the MSci Nursing programme and other educational developments..

The Academy of Nursing and innovative MSci Nursing programme, launched in 2019, prepares students for exemplary nurse leadership which promotes and sustains excellence in care. Our Academy will create and develop a lifelong community of constantly curious and pioneering nurses at the forefront of regional, national and global innovation in care leadership, research and education.

About you

For a Senior Lecturer post you will:

  • Possess a depth or breadth of specialist knowledge demonstrated by a PhD in Nursing or equivalent, of the core knowledge relating to nurse education in order to teach and support learning on nursing-related modules.
  • Have a consistent track record of excellent teaching across a variety of modules and levels within your discipline as might be expected of a very experienced HE Teacher.
  • Contribute to the design, development and delivery a range of modules or programmes at various levels; applying innovative and appropriate teaching techniques; identifying sources of funding and securing funds for own scholarly activities and providing academic leadership to those working within programme areas.
  • Be expected to work towards Principle Fellow of the HEA and to attend formal CPD relating to this.

Please ensure you read our Job Description and Person Specification for full details of this role.

Information Enquiries

Before submitting an application you may wish to discuss the post further by contacting Professor Ann Gallagher – telephone (07758 288564) or email

The University of Exeter is a Russell Group university in the top 200 of universities worldwide. We combine world-class teaching with world-class research, and have achieved a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework Award 2017. We have over 22,000 students and 4600 staff from 180 different countries and have been rated the WhatUni2017 International Student Choice.

Our research focuses on some of the most fundamental issues facing humankind today, with 98% of our research rated as being of international quality in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. We encourage proactive engagement with industry, business and community partners to enhance the impact of research and education and improve the employability of our students.

What we can offer you:

  • Freedom (and the support) to pursue your intellectual interests and to work creatively across disciplines to produce internationally exciting research;
  • Support teams that understand the University wide research and teaching goals and partner with our academics accordingly
  • An Innovation, Impact and Business directorate that works closely with our academics providing specialist support for external engagement and development
  • Our Exeter Academic initiative supporting high performing academics to achieve their potential and develop their career
  • A multitude of staff benefits including sector leading benefits around maternity, adoption and shared parental leave (up to 26 weeks full pay), Paternity leave (up to 6 weeks full pay), and a new Fertility Treatment Policy
  • A beautiful campus set in the heart of stunning Devon