Senior Lecturer Practitioner General Practice Nursing

Opening Date:
15 Mar 2021
Closing Date:
29 Mar 2021
Salary Range:

ARU is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and one of the largest universities in the East of England.

We’re recruiting for a Senior Lecturer Practitioner in General Practice Nursing in the Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine and Social Care (HEMS) at our Chelmsford/Cambridge campuses. These posts will include teaching and support on our General Practice Nurse courses and teaching for a range of Nursing Courses including traditional and apprenticeship routes, pre and post graduate. You will also be expected to contribute to the supervision of research students.

With a degree or relevant professional qualification and extensive post qualification CPD, you must hold a current registration with the NMC as a nurse. With extensive experience of working in general practice, including experience of cervical screening, you will ideally have a recordable NMC General Practice Nurse Specialist Qualification and Independent/Supplementary Prescribing Qualification. You will have excellent written and oral communication skills, be IT literate with a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office. You must have the ability to think innovatively and be able to meet deadlines, sometimes under pressure. You will be expected to contribute to curriculum development and work co-operatively and as part of a team. You must be have an enthusiastic and flexible approach with good interpersonal and negotiating skills and demonstrate commitment to our values with a willingness to contribute to the collective life of the Faculty.

The salary range for this role is £40,322 – £49,553 p.a. pro rata. Informal enquiries can be made to Karen Bartholomew, at for Chelmsford or Lorna O’Reilly for Cambridgeshire. Telephone discussion can be arranged via email.

This appointment is subject to an enhanced level children’s and adults barred list disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Further information can be obtained from

We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package.