Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing and Practice
Application closing date 12/01/2020
Location Westlakes Campus
Salary Grade: H (£36,914 – 42,792)
Job category/type Academic, Research
An opportunity has arisen within the School of Nursing for a registered nurse (Mental Health) to join our highly committed pre-registration mental health nursing team as a full time Lecturer.
Nursing and Trainee Nursing Associate programmes are delivered in a number of sites, including Preston, Burnley and Westlakes. This post will be based at the Westlakes campus.
The successful applicant will assist in the development and delivery of the mental health curricula including the pre-registration programme, post graduate studies and research. There will be an expectation that the successful candidate will teach across a range of courses and will be required to act as course and/or module leader.
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.
If you are interested and would like to discuss the post further please email Sarah Traill, Principal Lecturer Mental Health Nursing SLTraill@uclan.ac.uk
Applicants needs to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview.
School/Service: School of Nursing
Hours: Full Time (37.00 hours per week - 1.0 FTE)
Interview Date: To be confirmed