UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL LANCASHIRE

Nurse Educator

Location
Preston, United Kingdom
Salary
£30,942 - £35,845
Posted
19 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
08 Dec 2019
Ref
REQ004684
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Application closing date 08/12/2019 
Location Preston Campus 
Salary Grade: G (£30,942 - £35,845) 
Job category/type Academic
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Job description

An opportunity has arisen to join our highly committed Nursing team within the School of Nursing as a Nurse Educator (full time). This post is to offer the opportunity for registered nurses to commence a nurse academic career within a team of highly committed nurse academics. The successful applicants will be enthusiastic and visionary, keen to shape Nurse education and work with the nursing team to enhance the clinical skills of pre-registration student nurses and trainee nursing associates.

Applicants must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and be educated to graduate level in a health related subject. The successful applicant will have a teaching qualification or a willingness to undertake one upon appointment. Nursing and Trainee Nursing Associate programmes are delivered at a number of sites, including Preston, Burnley and Westlakes.

Contemporary practice experience is essential, and you'll have a keen interest in developments in the field. You'll be committed to the success of your students and be able to show that you can effectively support learning and teaching in the classroom, skills laboratory and in practice areas. Experience in higher education and/or the teaching and assessing of student nurses in practice is essential.  There will be an expectation that the successful candidate will teach across a range of courses and there will be specific focus on clinical skills education in the university and clinical placement settings.

If you are interested and would like to discuss the post further please email Karen Wright, Head of School, KMWright1@uclan.ac.uk

DBS Clearance is required for this role and should be in place prior to appointment.

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview.

Please apply online via www.uclan.ac.uk/jobs or by contacting Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quoting the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form.

School/Service: School of Nursing

Hours: Full time (37.00 hours per week - 1.0 FTE)

Basis: Fixed Term Maternity Cover for 12 months or upon the return of the substantive postholder, whichever is sooner.

Interview Date: To be confirmed