Senior Lecturer in School of Nursing and Midwifery

Opening Date:
11 Jan 2024
Closing Date:
24 Jan 2024
Salary Range:

Challenging, interesting and constantly changing, the University of Derby is an exceptional place to learn and an incredibly rewarding place to work.

Ours is an extraordinary educational environment and because we specialise in identifying and developing individual potential, you can be confident you’ll receive all the help and encouragement you need to build a rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress.

Our combined higher and further education offering is spread over campuses in Derby, Buxton, Leek and Chesterfield and we have some of the best university facilities in the UK, investing more than £200 million in facilities in the last 10 years.

We achieve outstanding results for our teaching and research and with more than 34,000 people choosing to study with us every year, we depend on the dedication of a team of 2,200 academic and professional services staff.

Financially strong and seriously ambitious we offer our employees a family-friendly, rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress.

About the role

An opportunity has arisen in our Children nursing team and we are looking for an experienced clinician/academic to join the team. This full-time role would support the programme teams in the delivery of these undergraduate and masters programmes in Children Nursing. The successful candidate will teach and assess the Children Nursing programme based on Future Nurse standards and approved by Nursing and Midwifery Council.

This is an impactful role where you can work with our programme leader and head of discipline to manage the development of postgraduate and undergraduate programmes. You will be confident in ensuring efficiency and effective delivery of teaching programmes in accordance with strategic objectives, in order to provide an exceptional student experience.

You will get the chance to join a highly committed and expanding team that provide a range of degree and postgraduate programmes in the school of Nursing and Midwifery, with high professional standing and currency across the sector.

For enquiries regarding your application and for sponsorship eligibility, please contact the recruitment team via further information and informal enquiries regarding the role, please contact Head of Discipline- Midwifery and Children’s Nursing, Navjot Virk via email

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Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. Whilst this role is eligible for sponsorship under the Skilled Worker Route, we recommend that you assess your individual eligibility before applying for this position. Visit for more information.

To be eligible for sponsorship you must evidence that you hold all essential qualifications listed on the job description. Please note, equivalent experience will not be accepted as evidence of the essential qualifications.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect everyone who works for us to also share this commitment and to treat people with courtesy and respect.

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