Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Sports Therapy

Ormskirk, Lancashire
£33,518 to £50,618 per annum
09 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
08 Apr 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Full Time


Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Sports Therapy

Sport & Physical Activity

Location: Ormskirk
Salary: £33,518 to £50,618 per annum
Post Type: Full Time
Reference: EHT0554-0318

Your discipline. Your passion. Our success, together. 

About You 

To be successful, you will have a good honours degree, a relevant postgraduate qualification and experience of teaching on a relevant academic program. You will be committed to providing a high level of academic support and have an appreciation of the role of a sports therapist within elite sport. It is important that you can work as part of a multi-disciplinary team and have the ability to engage a diverse range of groups, including professional stakeholders and end users. Evidence of research engagement with eligibility for submission to REF2021 is also essential. 

About the Role 

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and developing department, with a focus on progression and innovation. You will be working in an environment with excellent facilities that provide opportunities to contribute to a new and progressive portfolio of courses, with the benefit of a research led department and curriculum, with multi-disciplinary collaboration a key element of applied work.


We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.

From the moment you join us you have the opportunity to enhance your skills. We offer a range of specialist development sessions and academic development opportunities along with an award winning and comprehensive staff health & wellbeing programme (HR Excellence Awards 2017). This means you will  receive a full academic induction, be enrolled if appropriate on our PGCTHE, benefit from the Edge Hill University CPD scheme (UKPSF) and our annual University Learning and Teaching day all to support your professional development. To support your wellbeing you are able to enjoy a lunchtime stroll across our beautiful campus, book to get a trim from our onsite hairdresser, your car valeted, or get together with colleagues over free food and drink to watch the latest film on one of our Film Nights and so much more. 

This is just a taste of what we are able to offer you at Edge Hill University.

About Us

“A great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year” – Times Higher Education. 

We are recognised for our outstanding achievements in student satisfaction, staff engagement, graduate employment and innovation as well as our strengthening research profile, investment and growth. The Times Higher ‘University of the Year’ award also celebrated our distinct role in “transforming lives” – reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.

The University has been ranked Best University Workplace (Times Higher Education 2015), judged Best UK Employer (European Business Awards 2016) and highly commended in Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2017 for Workplace of the Year.

Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact Matt Greig at Greigm@edgehill.ac.uk.

Apply at https://jobs.edgehill.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?id=1239&forced=1

Closing Date: Sunday 08 April 2018