Senior Lecturer (Primary Care)

Opening Date:
25 Jan 2024
Closing Date:
8 Feb 2024
Salary Range:

Post Title: Senior Lecturer (Primary Care)
SBU: School of Health and Social Work/Department of Nursing, Health and Wellbeing

FTE: 1.0 FTE (working 37 hours per week or pro rata)
Duration of Contract: Permanent post
Salary: Senior Lecturer UH8 £44,263 to £56,021 pa depending on skills and experience
Annual Leave: 35 days plus standard public holidays and an additional 4 days including the closure of our office between Christmas and New Year
Location: College Lane Campus (some teaching at Meridian House and de Havilland sites), Hatfield

The School of Health and Social Work has a long-established reputation as a center for excellence for healthcare education. Our vision is to transform lives through our education, research and community engagement activities. This is an exciting opportunity to join the School as a Senior Lecturer within Primary Care, joining a supportive and friendly academic team. The role requires a motivated, committed and student-focused individual who is keen to play a key role in the provision of high-quality, evidence-informed teaching.

Main duties & responsibilities
The Senior Lecturer (Primary Care) will provide high-quality academic input in relation to the planning, teaching, assessing and evaluation of programmes of study at postgraduate level (MSc-including apprenticeship), and contribute to our continuing professional development portfolio.
You will also take on Module Leadership.

Skills and experience
You will have experience of teaching and supporting SCPHN students and knowledge of current NMC requirements and standards of proficiency. You will be able to demonstrate evidence of teamwork and working autonomously as well as having excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Experience of successful partnership working with practice partners and students would be desirable, as would be working in the field of School Nursing.

Qualifications required
You must be an NMC registered nurse and NMC registered Specialist Community Public Health Nurse in either health visiting or school nursing. You will hold an honours degree in a relevant subject. In addition, you will hold a master’s degree or a Level 7 qualification such as a Post Graduate Diploma. Doctoral study would be desirable.
A teaching qualification or willingness to work towards this is essential.

The University requires that the successful applicant who is offered employment may require a DBS at a later date due to the nature of the work involved.

Overseas applicants and UK applicants who have lived abroad
Successful applicants from overseas will be required to produce a criminal records check, or ‘Certificate of Good Character’, from any country in which they have been resident, consecutively or cumulatively, in the previous 10 years.

Please view the job description and person specification for a full list of the duties and essential criteria. Please attach a personal statement showing clearly how your skills and experience match the Person Specification.

An appointment to this role may require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) certificate.

Contact Details/Informal Enquiries: Theresa Titchener, Professional Lead Primary Care Nursing, School of Health and Social Work, Mobile: 07976852518

Closing Date: 08 February 2024
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Reference number: 056815
Date advert placed: 25 January 2024