Lecturers: Health

£37,467 to £44,706
26 Jan 2022
End of advertisement period
07 Feb 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Health and Life Sciences

Lecturers: Health

Campus: Lanarkshire


Full time: 35 hours per week

AC2:  £37,467 to £44,706

The School of Health and Life Sciences (HLS) is a multidisciplinary School, with a diverse range of programmes delivered at our Ayr, Dumfries, Lanarkshire, London and Paisley campuses to a combined total of around 6000 students.

Opportunities have arisen for lecturers to join the School, where teaching and research are at the heart of all the School’s activities. The ability to contribute to module and programme development will be integral to the posts, along with engagement in wider academic activities such as research, consultancy and CPD. Undertaking research, development and/ or scholarship to enhance teaching will be encouraged. 

The successful candidates will join a progressive team of academics currently supporting delivery of our wide range of health-related modules and professional programmes within the Division of Midwifery & Specialist Nursing, inclusive of: post-registration community programmes; MSc Advanced Clinical Practitioner; MSc Health Studies; and pre-registration Midwifery. Professional registration with NMC or HCPC is required. It may be possible to consider fixed term and/or part time hours.

The University of the West of Scotland is committed to providing an inclusive working environment. UWS has an Athena SWAN bronze award, is a “Disability Confident” employer and welcomes other under-represented groups, as such we particularly encourage applications to support our diversity agenda.

Informal enquiries can be made by contacting: Dr Angela Dow (Senior Lecturer) or Jan Meechie (Senior Lecturer)   

Closing date for applications:  7th February 2022

Interviews will be held: Week beginning 21st February 2022

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

The current academic structure and nomenclature at UWS is as follows:

AC2 – Lecturer (first time academic post)

AC3 – Lecturer

AC4 – Senior Lecturer (alternate titles used in different Universities include Principal Lecturer or Associate Professor)

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from under-represented groups.

University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520.