Senior Lecturer (Nursing Degree Apprenticeships)

Opening Date:
21 Oct 2022
Closing Date:
4 Nov 2022
Salary Range:

As the Department of Health at UCB expands its offering of pre-registration nursing programmes, we are seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer to be the Programme Lead of our Nursing Degree Apprenticeships (Adult and Mental Health).

The successful applicant will join a team of nursing academics, assessors and employer partners in the delivery of our Nursing Degree Apprenticeship programmes. You will have a leadership role within the team, including helping to develop the curriculum and supporting the lecturing team to monitor apprentices’ progress, from their enrolment onto the programme through to graduation.

As a Senior Lecturer, you will have experience of working in nurse education and will have a particular interest in how apprenticeship programmes can be used to enhance the nursing workforce and will have a key role in liaison with our employer and placement partners.

You will be a nurse or midwife with current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and hold a degree in a relevant healthcare subject. Additionally, you will be hold or be willing to work towards a post-graduate qualification in a relevant subject.


  • 50 days’ paid leave per year (38 days’ annual leave plus 12 bank holiday and concessionary days)
  • Teachers Pension scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Excellent staff development opportunities
  • Salary sacrifice car leasing, tech and cycle schemes
  • Heavily-subsidised on-site car parking
  • Hybrid Working Opportunities
  • Free Gym Membership
  • Employee Assistance Programme

Closing Date – Friday 4 November 2022 at midday.

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