Lecturer in Health Visiting 

South Lanarkshire
£43,266 - £48,676 per annum
09 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
09 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Health and Life Sciences
Division of Midwifery & Specialist Nursing 
Lanarkshire/Paisley Campus
Lecturer in Health Visiting 
AC3 £43,266 - £48,676 per annum
Full-time:  35 hours per week

A full time vacancy has arisen within the Division of Midwifery & Specialist Nursing, School of Health and Life Sciences. This exciting career opportunity will provide the successful candidate with a role in leading, teaching, assessing and supervising students, undertaking the Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (Health Visitor) PG Dip pathway within the MSc Health Studies (Community Health) programme. 

The successful candidate will be an academic lecturer or practitioner with significant clinical experience in the field of Health Visiting.  They will contribute to the provision of high quality learning and teaching opportunities and provide the best possible student experience. 

The School of Health and Life Sciences invites applications from individuals who are NMC registered as a Health Visitor and possess a Masters degree or are currently working towards completion of PhD/Professional Doctorate studies. A teaching qualification and experience in teaching in Higher Education would be an advantage. 

Informal enquiries to Jackie McFadyen, Senior Lecturer, Paisley Campus on 0141-848-3782, or Professor Jean Rankin, Head of Division, Midwifery & Specialist Nursing, 07720948534,

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

Closing date:     Sunday 28th July 2019

Interview date:     Friday 9th August 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.