Special Lecturer UCD (Physiotherapy)

09 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
22 Oct 2020
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

012696 Special Lecturer/Clinical Tutor Physiotherapy, UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy & Sports Science, Specified Purpose 6 months maternity leave cover

Applications are invited temporary, specified purpose lecturing on the BSc Physiotherapy and MSc Physiotherapy (pre-registration) programmes and supporting clinical placements in the Meath, Louth Area.

Undergraduate courses

Currently the School offers an undergraduate BSc. Physiotherapy programme that is accredited by the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists and approved by CORU as well as a BSc degree in Health and Performance Science. The School also offers elective modules in the field of Health and Performance outside of these programmes. The School also contributes fully to UCD Horizons system of open electives, thus students from diverse programmes have access to modules within the school.

Postgraduate courses

The school offers a graduate entry physiotherapy programme, Professional Masters in Physiotherapy Programme which is accredited by the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists and approved by CORU. Postgraduate Physiotherapy programmes also include PhD and MSc by research, taught MSc and Postgraduate diplomas in Physiotherapy including; Sports Physiotherapy, Neuromusculoskeletal Physiotherapy, Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, Healthcare Acupuncture, Advanced Physiotherapy Studies and Connected Health

Equality, diversity and inclusion

UCD is committed to creating an inclusive environment where diversity is celebrated, and everyone is afforded equality of opportunity. To that end the university adheres to a range of equality, diversity and inclusion policies. We encourage applicants to consult those policies here . We welcome applications from everyone, including those who identify with any of the protected characteristics that are set out in our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion policy.

Salary Scale: €57,987.- €68,285 per annum
Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 22 October 2020

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website:

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

Note: Hours of work for academic staff are those as prescribed under Public Service Agreements. For further information please follow link below: Contract.pdf