Head of Nursing and Social Work

Location
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire (GB)
Salary
£50,618 to £56,950
Posted
07 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Head of Nursing and Social Work

Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
£50,618 to £56,950 (Officer post attracts an allowance of £4,113) pa,
Ref: 14732
Based in Milton Keynes

The term of office will be two years with the possibility, by mutual agreement, for extension for a further year with a permanent substantive academic post within the Faculty.

Do you want to make a difference to nursing, social work and health and social care education and research? Do you want to lead a team committed to designing innovative and flexible work-based learning that makes a difference to service delivery and patient experience?

If so, we are looking for someone to join us at this exciting time in the health and social care sector and to make a significant contribution as a Head of Nursing and Social Work. You will have excellent academic and professional leadership skills and a recognised ability to motivate and inspire others. You will have highly developed communication and ambassadorial skills and be able to engage effectively across a range of internal and external environments. As a registered nurse or social worker, you will have an academic background in one of these professional disciplines, and a passion for education and its potential to make a difference to health and social care practice. You will also be active in research and scholarship.

Closing date:  5:00 pm on 4 July 2018

For detailed information and how to apply go to http://www.open.ac.uk/about/employment/vacancies/head-nursing-and-social-work-14732, or call Helen Jackman on 01908 332247 or e-mail WELS-Recruitment@open.ac.uk quoting the reference number.

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.