Lecturer in Adult Nursing

Preston, United Kingdom
Grade H (£36,261 - £42,036)
22 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date 18/11/2018
Location Preston Campus
Salary Grade H (£36,261 - £42,036)
Job category/type Academic

Job description

An opportunity has arisen within the School of Nursing for 5 registered nurses (Adult) to join our highly committed pre-registration adult nursing team as full time Lecturers.  This is due to the increased number of students starting the course in September 2018. The post holders will lead on teaching, research and knowledge transfer within the school.

Nursing and Trainee Nursing Associate programmes are delivered in a number of sites, including Preston, Burnley and Westlakes.

The successful applicants will assist in the development and delivery of the adult nursing pre-registration programme and research.  There will be an expectation that the successful candidates will teach across a range of courses and will be required to act as module leader. The successful applicants will be enthusiastic, visionary, and keen to shape nurse education.

Applicants must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and be educated to at least degree level. A master's degree and a postgraduate teaching qualification is desirable. Utilising planning and organisational skills, communication and interpersonal skills the successful applicant will be able to work both independently and collaboratively. Extensive, contemporary practice experience is essential supported by teaching experience and you will have a keen interest in developments in the field. Experience of mentoring, assessing and supervising student nurses in practice is required. You'll be committed to the success of your pre-registration students and be able to show that you can effectively support learning and teaching in the classroom and in practice areas.

We are would welcome to applications from those with a background or experience in health economics, health informatics, genomics and non-medical prescribing.

If you are interested and would like to discuss the post further please email the Head of School, Professor Karen Wright,

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. These positions are based across campuses in Preston, Burnley and Westlakes.

Please apply online; if you cannot apply online please contact Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quote the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanies by a completed application form.

School/Service: School of Nursing
Hours: Full Time (1.0 FTE) (potential for job share)
Basis: Indefinite
Interview Date: 10 December 2018

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