Senior Lecturer Occupational Therapy

Opening Date:
10 Jul 2023
Closing Date:
10 Aug 2023
Salary Range:

About the Role
At NTU, we recognize that our greatest strengths lie in the energy, expertise, and experience that our colleagues bring.  We are therefore seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy to join our healthcare team and contribute to growing the Allied Health Professional education at NTU.  ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

You will have the opportunity to design and develop a new innovative BSc OT programme in collaboration with practice partners and the wider academic team.  You will have a passion for teaching your discipline and a contemporary knowledge of occupational therapy education alongside experience of HCPC Education Standards. Working closely with students, practice partners and a range of academics requires excellent interpersonal skills . The successful candidate will contribute to the development, assessment and management of academic programmes while taking responsibility for undertaking relevant research, commercial and consultancy activities.    In conjunction with our partners you’ll contribute to offering an excellent student experience for future OT professionals.

If you are considering joining NTU as a Senior Lecturer you will benefit from our Senior Lecturer Career Framework, which recognises and rewards you based on your performance, contribution and achievement, and offers the opportunity of faster salary progression compared to the industry average ​​​​​​​

If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Dr Anne Felton Head of Department on 0115 848 3793 ​​​​​​​

Our plans for the future

These are exciting times for the School.  The recently established Institute of Health and Allied Professions is developing a range of new provision for healthcare professionals across the sector including nursing and paramedics. We have excellent partnerships with practice providers to help us develop high quality education and research, to enable us to deliver meaningful change to our community and further fulfil the University’s strategic commitment to enriching society.

The School of Social Sciences, Nottingham Trent University (NTU) – an introduction

NTU’s School of Social Science is many things to many people. We’re one of the UK’s preeminent teaching and learning environments; a conduit for unique opportunities in both academia and business; a nationally and internationally recognised research centre; a hub for the strategic partnerships that are shaping civic, cultural and social life; and a true beacon for the community.

As an aspiring university of the future, we understand and embrace our key obligations – to create new opportunities and manage the deployment of skills and knowledge for the betterment of communities, society and professional practice. The School of Social Science is key in realising those commitments, and these posts are part of that ambition to provide genuinely life-changing opportunities.