Lecturer/Assistant Professor, School of Social Policy

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
€55,951 - €88,601 per annum
27 Sep 2022
End of advertisement period
01 Nov 2022
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a permanent post of Lecturer/Assistant Professor within UCD School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice.

UCD School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice seek to appoint a Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Social Work. We are seeking candidates who can make a significant contribution in a core area of Social Work, such as child welfare and protection, adult services, or probation. We will also consider applications from candidates with expertise in any other substantive area of Social Work.

Applicants must hold a PhD in social work or a relevant social science discipline at the time of appointment and a professional qualification in social work. They must registered as social workers with CORU (the health and social care professionals council for Ireland) or be eligible to secure CORU registration. They will be expected to contribute primarily to teaching on the Professional Master of Social Work (PMSW) and may be asked to contribute to other teaching in the School. They will also be expected to prepare social work students for practice and support them on placement, carry out research and publish the results in appropriate academic outlets and to carry out administrative functions as identified by the Head of School.

95 Lecturer/Asst Professor Above The Bar salary scale: €55,951 - €88,601 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 1st of November 2022..

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. 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.

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