Teaching Fellow, Mental Health Nursing
Department of Family Care & Mental Health
Location: Avery Hill campus
Salary: £33,199 to £38,460 plus £3640 London weighting
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing Date: Wednesday 13 March 2019
Interview Date: To be confirmed
The newly formed School of Nursing & Allied Health, is part of a highly successful and vibrant faculty that is currently looking to invest in its mental health nursing provision. Frequently commended for our partnership working across the health and social care sector, the School delivers a range of undergraduate and post graduate programmes that lead to registration in nursing, midwifery, health visiting/school nursing and speech and language therapy. We also have a wide portfolio of post qualifying provision including the MSc in Advanced Clinical Practice and the Faculty’s PhD in Health & Social Care programme. The School has a vibrant research culture contributing fully to the faculty’s ambitious and achievable long-term plan to build internationally leading research.
Due to a growth in student numbers, including nurse degree apprenticeships in mental health nursing, the School is looking to further expand its mental health nursing programme team. We are seeking an experienced mental health nurse who will have a commitment to maintaining and building the University’s excellence in teaching and learning at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We welcome applications from experienced mental health nurses who are keen to develop their role as nurse educators, having developed teaching and assessing skills through a mentorship/practice assessor role.
Successful applicants will have opportunity to complete a PGCHE and progress through our GOLD framework achieve HEA fellowship, as well as contribute to department based research and enterprise activities. Opportunity also exists to undertake doctoral studies through a professional doctorate or PhD programme. The University has an established career framework which offers opportunity for promotion through an annual application process.
To discuss this opportunity and the role before applying, please contact: Professor Karen Cleaver (Head of School); email: firstname.lastname@example.org and telephone: 020 8331 9231.
We are looking for people who can help us deliver our mission of transforming lives through inspired teaching and research, through our values.
We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.