Lecturer in Sports Therapy

Preston, Lancashire (GB)
Grade: H (£35550 - 41212)
12 May 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Jun 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the academic team of Rehabilitation Sciences for a full time Lecturer in Sports Therapy. Applicants must be enthusiastic and visionary with experience of teaching/lecturing in a higher education environment within the Sports Therapy field.

The appointee will facilitate the teaching, learning and assessment of several modules within the discipline area of Sport Therapy. This will also be aligned to continuing professional development via engagement with their own research, and allied knowledge transfer/income generation.

Applicants must be registered as a Member of the Society of Sports Therapists, be educated to graduate level with a good honours degree (or equivalent) in Sports Therapy or similar and have experience of contemporary Sports Therapy practice. The successful candidate will be committed to the success of students and be able to show that they can effectively support learning and teaching in the classroom and in practice areas. The successful applicant will ideally have or be working towards a higher degree, fellowship of HEA/PGCert in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education or equivalent is also required. With a flexible and innovative approach to learning and teaching, the successful applicant will have excellent communication and presentation skills.

If you are interested in this post, please contact Karen May, Principal Lecturer, Rehabilitation Sciences, 01772 895488, for further information.

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.

Please apply online; if you cannot apply online please contact Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quote the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form.

School/Service: School of Health Sciences
Hours: Full time (37 hours per week)
Basis: Indefinite