Lecturer in Optometry and Ophthalmic Dispensing
Application closing date 10/07/2019
Location Preston Campus
Salary Grade: Grade H (£36261 - 42036) (market rate supplement may be applicable)
Job category/type Academic
The School of Medicine is developing a Vision Sciences provision area, and an expansion of the capacity is necessary. As the Vision Sciences provision develops and expands, there is a need for staff to assist in the delivery of the programme.
The School wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Optometry and Ophthalmic Dispensing (one Optometrist) to support the development of the Vision Sciences educational provision and assessment of credit bearing courses in this area.
The successful candidate will have experience of teaching in Higher Education alongside experience of commercial CPD/CET delivery. Registration with the General Optical Council is essential as well as a good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant area plus at least two years' post-registration experience in order to be able to supervise students in the Eye Health Clinic.
Informal enquiries are welcomed - please contact R Lovell-Patel, Academic Lead-Vision Sciences, School of Medicine, via email in the first instance EyeHealthcare@uclan.ac.uk.
Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.
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 Medicine
Hours: Full time (37 hours per week -1.0 FTE) but job share is a possibility
Interview Date: To be confirmed