UNIVERSITY OF LINCOLN

Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Speech and Language Therapy

Location
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Salary
£34,304 per annum - £39,739 per annum.
Posted
19 Jul 2022
End of advertisement period
15 Aug 2022
Ref
CSS461A
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

School of Health and Social Care

Location:  Lincoln
Salary:   From £34,304 per annum
Please note this post is permanent and full time at 1.0 FTE.
Closing Date:   Wednesday 17 August 2022
Interview Date:   Wednesday 07 September 2022
Reference:  CSS461A

Lecturer salary from £34,304 per annum.

Senior Lecturer salary from £39,739 per annum.

" Coming to the University of Lincoln has given me the unique opportunity to shape a new generation of SLTs. This is a very friendly University with an appetite for innovation in teaching and learning"  Mary Heritage Programme Leader 

University of Lincoln have validated a brand new MSc Speech and Language Therapy ( pre registration ) programme to join our existing suite of AHP, Nursing and Social Work graduate entry qualifying degrees.  We have an exciting opportunity for a Speech and Language Therapist to join our academic team in time for our first cohort commencing in January 2023.

The University of Lincoln has established a reputation as one of the most dynamic, fastest growing universities in the UK. Situated in the heart of a beautiful and historic city it has built an international reputation for the quality of its teaching and research. The University was named as the Modern University of the Year in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021.  The prestigious award highlights the University’s meteoric rise since its inception and Lincoln is the highest-ranked multi-faculty modern university in the UK, climbing to 45th (out of 135), its highest ever position in the guide.

 

The School of Health and Social Care has established an enviable regional, national and international reputation for its teaching, its research and its broad educational opportunities.  The School offers a range of undergraduate, post-graduate degrees and post registration continuous professional development programmes. We have an income of over £11m, 120 academic staff and over 1800 students registered on the School’s programmes across Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Paramedic Science, Health and Social Care and Research.

We are looking for a Speech and Language Therapist with clinical or teaching experience related to Children with a range of speech, language and communication needs. Candidates should share our vision of enhancing the health and social well-being of our community and support our ambition of being recognised as a key market provider for health and social care education in the region.  Additional experience relating to childhood dysphagia, linguistics and phonetics is desirable but not essential.  We are looking for an SLT who is dynamic and has an innovative approach to facilitating learning on a programme which is looking to influence the future of our profession.

The University offers a fantastic working environment with our School teaching facilities and offices overlooking the Brayford Pool Marina. There are great additional benefits of working for the University including 35 days annual leave per annum pro rata with an additional 15 days bank holidays and University concessionary days.

 

We are an equal opportunities employer, celebrate diversity and are dedicated  to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of background or experience.

We are happy to consider part time or a joint post with NHS employers. For an informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact Jackie Hammerton, Deputy Head of School, at jhammerton@lincoln.ac.uk or Mary Heritage, Programme Lead in Speech and Language Therapy, at mheritage@lincoln.ac.uk.