Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Occupational Therapy

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear (GB)
19 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
14 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Occupational Therapy - Ref HLS

Full time (37 hours per week)

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne

Salary:   Senior Lecturer: £37,756 - £46,400; Lecturer: £32,590 - £36,661

Applications are invited for a Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Occupational Therapy.  Working in the Department of Social Work, Education and Community Wellbeing, you will work flexibly as part of a team to contribute to teaching, learning and assessment to support the student experience. You will contribute to the teaching of both the university and placement components of the undergraduate and postgraduate Pre-registration Occupational Therapy programmes.  In addition, you will engage in research, professional practice and other scholarly activities in support of the University’s Corporate Plan.

You must possess a wide and specialist knowledge of Occupational Therapy, and be able to apply this in the teaching of the subject. Professionally qualified and registered with the Health Professionals and Care Council, you will also be able to work in partnership with other disciplines and professions. Successful candidates will be you will be PhD qualified or near completion of studies This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 therefore the successful candidate will be subject to a Criminal Records Bureau check.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Kim Holt (Head of Department  -  Social Work, Education and Community Wellbeing)

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Northumbria University takes pride in, and values, the quality and diversity of our staff. We welcome applications from all members of the community. The University holds an Athena SWAN (Bronze) award in recognition of our commitment to improving employment practices for the advancement of gender equality and is a member of the Euraxess network, which delivers information and support to professional researchers.

Closing Date:     14th September 2018

Interview Date:  1st October 2018