Senior Lecturer Physiotherapy (Practice- Based Learning Lead)

Opening Date:
5 Dec 2022
Closing Date:
3 Jan 2023
Salary Range:

The department of Health at University College Birmingham is expanding its offering of pre-registration physiotherapy programmes and we are seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer to be the Practice Based Learning Lead for Physiotherapy.

The successful applicant will join a team of physiotherapy academics, assessors and employer partners in the delivery of our physiotherapy programmes.

You will have a leadership role within the team, including assisting in curriculum development and supporting the lecturing team to monitor student progress, from their enrolment onto the programme through to graduation.

As a Senior Lecturer, you will have experience of working in physiotherapy education and will have a particular interest in practice-based learning, skills and simulation development across the physiotherapy programmes. You will be a Registered Physiotherapist with current registration with the Health and Care Professions Council and hold a degree in a relevant healthcare subject.

Additionally, you will be holding or working 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 – Tuesday 3 January 2023 at midday.

Standard information:

UCB is an equal opportunities employer.

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