Lecturer in Adult Nursing

Paisley, Renfrewshire (GB)
£36,261- £43,266 per annum
Friday, 8 March 2019
End of advertisement period
Monday, 25 March 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Health and Life Sciences  
Paisley Campus
Lecturer in Adult Nursing
£36,261- £43,266 per annum
Full-time:      35 Hours per week

The School of Health and Life Sciences is seeking to appoint a lecturer in adult nursing to join our existing team of academic staff. The successful applicant will join the academic community within the University of the West of Scotland, ranked by Times Higher Education (2018 World University Rankings) in the top 500 of universities worldwide, and with an overall student satisfaction rate of 84.9% in the 2018 National Student Survey.

As an experienced health professional, you will hold a professional NMC adult nursing registration as well as a PhD in a health related area (or be working towards this).  A postgraduate qualification in education/teaching and learning, and HEA fellowship are desirable. A current and valid driving license is essential.

Commencing in a mentored capacity, you will contribute to the enhancement of the student experience, contributing to the delivery of adult nursing education, as well as engaging in the wider educational portfolio of the School. Based on Paisley Campus, you will also engage with scheduled activities at our other campus locations.

You will be supported to develop your research career, by establishing a personal research portfolio in line with the School’s research strategy, and working to develop/deliver a clear plan for publication. 

Prior to submitting an application, you are encouraged to make an informal enquiry to: 
Barbara O’Donnell, Senior Lecturer: Tel – 0141 848 4282 or via Email –

Further information, including details of how to apply are available at

Closing date:     Monday 25th March 2019
Interview date:     Tuesday 23rd April 2019

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups. 

UWS is a “Disability Confident” employer.

University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520.