Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow in Physician Associate Studies

Opening Date:
4 Jan 2021
Closing Date:
24 Jan 2021

Faculty of Science and Health
School of Health and Care Professions

Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow in Physician Associate Studies

Employment type: Permanent
Employment basis: Part-time (0.5 fte)
Salary: Teaching Fellow £17,922 – £19,576 (£35,845 – £39,152 x 0.5 fte) per annum
Senior Teaching Fellow £20,161 – £24,776 (£40,322 – £49,553 x 0.5 fte) per annum
Post number: ZZ006558
Date published: 04 January 2021
Closing date: 24 January 2021
Interview date: 04 February 2021

The University of Portsmouth is a dynamic and ambitious institution with a track record of success. One of only four universities in the south east of England to achieve a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework and ranked in the top 150 in the Times Higher Young University World Rankings.

The School of Health and Care Professions at the University of Portsmouth has a history of teaching and researching in clinical subjects and is expanding academic development in established and emerging fields and roles. As a School we are committed to providing the students on our courses with a sound knowledge and evidence base that will prepare them to be safe and effective practitioners. We have a commitment to innovative learning methodologies, supported by sector leading simulation resources.

Applications are invited for the role of Teaching Fellow / Senior Teaching Fellow for our new MSc in Physician Associate Studies. The successful applicant will have current valid certification from a relevant body (FPA/NCCPA) and the ability to contribute to the University’s strategy (2020). On appointment, the post holder will be encouraged to participate in activities across the Faculty of Science and with external partners in Health, Social Care and Higher Education organisations.

The post holder will be required to design and deliver first class teaching and pastoral support to our students in addition to scholarly activities and be committed to the development of new approaches to focused pedagogies. Their teaching contribution will draw upon their specialist expertise as well as contributing to the broad coverage of provision across our courses.

Although the post is available as either a Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow, only one appointment will be made. Please note each post has a different person specification/ job description. You should also indicate in the ‘reasons for applying’ section whether you wish to be considered for the Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow position.

The successful applicant will be appointed on the Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow scale in accordance with qualifications and experience.

For further information regarding this appointment please contact Dr Isobel Ryder via email: isobel.ryder@port.ac.uk.

As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons and all appointments will be made on merit. As we are committed to the principles of the Race Equality Charter Mark, we would particularly welcome applications from the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community who are currently under-represented at this level in this area.

To find out more about the University of Portsmouth and this role, visit https://port.engageats.co.uk and apply on-line.

It is the policy of the University to only accept applications submitted using the University’s application form.