Teaching and Learning Fellow in Occupational Therapy

Opening Date:
26 Jan 2024
Closing Date:
11 Feb 2024
Salary Range:

Are you an Occupational Therapist looking for a new challenge?

Do you want help shape the future Occupational Therapy and Allied health workforce?

Then come and join us and be unstoppable at the University of Salford!

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic, and forward-thinking registered Occupational Therapist to work as a Teaching and learning fellow within the OT team. Our portfolio of OT programmes is growing, therefore we are seeking an experienced HCPC registered Occupational Therapist with a strong interest in supporting students and learning to join our excellent team.

This is a full time 2 year fixed term post however there is also an option for individuals who wish to do this as a job share or secondment for a minimum of 2-3 days a week. Why not get in touch and find out more! You can apply by completing an application form on our website here: https://universityofsalford.tal.net/vx/appcentre-ext/brand-4/spa-1/candidate/so/pm/1/pl/3/opp/2055-Teaching-and-Learning-Fellow-in-Occupational-Therapy/en-GB

Key Responsibilities

Deliver a range of teaching materials and modules, as well as marking and assessing work
Work with the students in practical sessions to help them gain the direct skills required for the role
Work with colleagues from across our School to share best practice knowledge and find opportunities to collaborate, where appropriate, to enhance the student experience
Promote equality and diversity for students and staff and sustain an inclusive and supportive study and work environment in accordance with university policy
Why Salford?

Our School of Health & Society is one of the largest providers of nursing, midwifery, social work and Allied Health professional education programmes in the UK. We are known for our track record of collaborating with a wide range of industry partners across health and social care to produce highly skilled graduates with real work experience. Our leading Occupational Therapy team provide excellent education to develop the future workforce. Come and join us and you will…

be mentored and supported to develop your teaching and learning skills.
be given opportunities to apply and develop a range of skills to contribute to the research and enterprise profile of the directorate.
be part of a talented, dynamic interdisciplinary team, that are committed to providing the best student experience and working environment.
Contribute to our thinking and challenge how Salford can transform the way it addresses equity disparities, embraces diversity and becomes more inclusive.
Play a part in shaping the future workforce!
We are proud of our diverse student population, and it is important for us to create an inclusive culture where all our students and colleagues can bring their whole selves to the University. It is important to us that our students see themselves reflected in those who teach them, and that higher education is a place where they can thrive. We therefore welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

What’s in it for you?

Competitive salary - and excellent pension scheme

Generous annual leave - plus the option to buy additional holiday days

Flexible working - we support a culture of both flexible and agile working, to help you find the right balance (Subject to Business Requirements)

Professional development - a comprehensive package of training and development opportunities to help you achieve your full potential