Staff Tutor, Nursing

Location
Homeworking
Salary
£32,548 to £47,722
Posted
26 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

Staff Tutor, Nursing

Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
£32,548 to £47,722; dependent on qualifications - Ref: 14452
Homeworker 
Temporary contract for 24 months - (Based in the South West locality)

This role is central to maintaining high quality services to students. You will be responsible for the management of Associate Lecturers, who support students on a range of qualifications including the Pre-Registration Nursing Programme and Foundation Degree in Healthcare Practice within the OU in the south of England and will be located in the Faculty’s team covering the South West area.

You will need a good first degree (upper or second higher) or equivalent or a Post-Graduate qualification in a subject area of relevance to nursing, health and/or social care, a professional qualification in nursing, experience in supporting practice learning, current NMC registration and an NMC recordable teaching qualification or capacity to achieve this within two years. 
You will need to demonstrate an understanding of the needs of adult learners and have the ability to promote the Faculty's modules, programmes and awards to individuals and corporate customers. You will also have good communication, team working and organisational skills, working with centrally based Academic staff on academic development. You will have a sound knowledge of current issues related to nurse education and experience in developing and maintaining local partnerships.

As this is a homeworker contract, travel to attend meetings in Milton Keynes and wider travel across the whole of the south of England including the Isle of Wight is an essential part of the role. We would expect the post holder to live within or close to Hampshire.

Closing date: 5.00pm on 23 April 2018

For detailed information and how to apply go to http://www.open.ac.uk/about/employment/vacancies/staff-tutor-nursing-14452 or call Helen Jackman on 01908 332247 or e-mail WELS-Recruitment@open.ac.uk quoting the reference number. 

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