Lecturer, Education, Mental Health

Belfast, Northern Ireland
AC2: £33,797 to £40,322 per annum. AC3: £41,526 to £51,034 per annum.
Jul 07, 2020
End of advertisement period
Aug 05, 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date: 05/08/2020
Salary: AC2: £33,797 to £40,322 per annum. AC3: £41,526 to £51,034 per annum.
Job category/type: Academic

Job description

The Lecturer (Education) will undertake teaching in the area of Mental Health Nursing at undergraduate and postgraduate level, and to contribute to the School’s administration/outreach activity. You will also maintain a portolio of appropriate scholarly activity and contribute to School administration/outreach activity (AC3 level only).  

The successful candidate must have:

  • Primary degree in Mental Health Nursing or a related subject.
  • Higher degree (Masters or equivalent in a relevant subject area)
  • Current registration status with the Mental Health Council as a Registered Midwife or possession of the qualifications required for such registration.
  • Evidence of continuing professional development.
  • Evidence of ability to publish
  • Evidence of scholarly activity e.g. conference paper presentations, external funding secured, book reviews published, writing practice manuals, publication of professional materials. (AC3 level only).

The School of Nursing and Midwifery conducts world-class research leading to improvements in health and well-being in partnership with health professionals, leading charities, patients and carers.

Queen’s University Belfast is a driver of innovation based on our talented, multinational workforce. Throughout the University, our academics are collaborating across disciplines to develop new discoveries and insights, working with outside agencies and institutions on projects of international significance. We are connected and networked with strategic partnerships across the world, helping us to expand our impact on wider society locally, nationally and globally. The University is committed to attracting, retaining and developing the best global talent within an environment that enables them to realise their full potential.

We are a leader in gender equality and diversity, and are one of the UK’s most successful universities in the Athena SWAN initiative which promotes gender equality and career progression. The School of Nursing and Midwifery is one of a very few Nursing and Midwifery Schools in the country to be awarded a prestigious Silver Athena SWAN Award, an accolade which they achieved in 2012 in recognition of good practice in recruiting, retaining and promoting women in Science and higher education. We are ranked 1st in the UK for knowledge transfer partnerships, (Innovate UK) 9th in the UK for University facilities (Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2018) and 14th in the UK for research quality (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019).

Based in Belfast, a modern capital city, our beautiful campus is surrounded by abundant acres of parkland and is renowned as one of the safest and affordable cities in the UK. The choice of local Schools from pre-nursery upwards are some of the best available, and lovers of the outdoors can enjoy any number of activities from rowing and kayaking to top class golf among many others. We are immensely proud of what our city and our University will offer you.

For full job details and criteria please see the Candidate Information link on our website by clicking ‘apply’. You must clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria when you submit your application. For further information please contact Resourcing Team, Queen's University Belfast, BT7 1NN. Telephone (028) 9097 3044 or email resourcing@qub.ac.uk.

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. We welcome applications from all sections of society and particularly from people with a disability.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Ms Deirdre O’Neill via email to d.m.oneill@qub.ac.uk.

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