Senior Clinical Lecturer, School of Medicine

Westlakes, United Kingdom
28 Aug 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Application closing date 16/09/2018
Location  Westlakes Campus
Salary Grade: Clinical academic payscale
Job category/type Academic

Job description

The Physician Associates (PA) are playing an increasing role in the expanding NHS work force. To facilitate this training need the UCLan School of Medicine has developed a series of PA PGDip and Master's PA programmes. With increasing demand, there is a need for staff to assist in the delivery and development of these courses at our Westlakes Campus in West Cumbria.

The school therefore, wishes to appoint a Clinical Senior Lecturer to support the Academic Director in the development and delivery of the PG Diploma, and master's, in PA studies. The post holder will take a lead in the delivery and evaluation of a range of modules, ensuring a blended-learning approach to meet the needs of PAs in the NHS.

Holding full registration with the GMC and a degree in Medicine, the successful applicant will be familiar with the organisation, planning and delivery of medical educational programmes in a clinical educational environment, up to master's level. Experience with teaching Medical undergraduates and/or Physicians Associates is a requirement. As a self-motivated and pro-active individual, the successful applicant will have an excellent track record of strong effective and strong leadership skills alongside excellent communication and networking skills.

Informal enquiries are welcomed - please contact Peter Driscoll, Academic Director of the PA Programme, via email in the first instance

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview.

This position is based at UCLan's Westlakes Campus in West Cumbria.

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 Medicine
Hours: Part time (0.4FTE - 14.8 hours per week)
Basis: Indefinite
Interview Date: 25 September 2108

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