Senior Teaching Fellow: Midwifery

Opening Date:
6 Dec 2022
Closing Date:
8 Jan 2023
Salary Range:

Coventry University is achieving an unprecedented level of success in recent years. Coventry is the top modern university for the Career Prospects metric (Guardian University Guide 2022), is the 4 the highest ranked modern university overall (The Times Good University Guide 2022), and achieved a gold rating in the UK government’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). Our vision is to continue to enhance our position as a leading provider of innovative education and impactful research both nationally and across the world.

With approximately 10,000 students, the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences is a key part of this dynamic and innovative university group, with excellent links to major national and international organisations and close partnerships with universities around the world. The Faculty is home to the largest selection of forward thinking vocational health and social care courses in the Midlands, and has three subject areas in the top 10 for the Complete University Guide 2022: Health Studies, Forensic Science, and Paramedic Science.

The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health is one of the largest Schools in the University and delivers undergraduate, post graduate and doctoral courses for a range of health professions including; nursing, midwifery, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, dietetics, paramedic science, operating department practice, and most recently diagnostic radiography. We also have a large portfolio of CPD courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level.

We are currently seeking to recruit enthusiastic individual to take up a full time position as a Senior Teaching Fellow: Midwifery. Applicants will need to possess a Registered Midwifery qualification.

Previous experience of teaching within a Higher Education Institution is desirable but not essential and your application should detail your area of clinical/teaching experience and expertise.

The University offers academic and professional development and provides a Post Graduate Certificate Teaching Qualification for individuals who do not hold a recognised teaching qualification. You will be supported to develop your interests in order to progress your career.

For an informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact Shelley Stinton

Closing date: 08/01/23