Senior Lecturer in Practice Nursing

Leicester, Leicestershire
27 Sep 2021
24 Oct 2021
Full Time

Senior Lecturer in Practice Nursing

Reference: H-61580465-02

DMU is an ambitious, globally minded and culturally rich university with a strong commitment to the public good. It strives to maintain a stimulating and inclusive environment that champions difference and celebrates success.

Faculty / Directorate

The Faculty of Health and Life sciences (HLS) is a large Faculty that offers education across a number of health and social care courses Home to four specialist schools - Allied Health Sciences, Applied Social Sciences, Leicester School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine, and Leicester School of Pharmacy – the Faculty educates and develops professionals who make a significant difference to lives, health, wellbeing, communities and society. Teaching reflects the latest developments in the sector and many courses have professional accreditations. A range of work experience and volunteering opportunities enables students to develop the skills sought by graduate employers. Recent graduates have secured roles with leading employers such as AstraZeneca, Ministry of Defence and the NHS. The dedicated facilities are designed to replicate current practice and feature industry-standard equipment, enabling staff and students to undertake life changing projects to improve health and social care.


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Practice Nursing Team. This role would suit an experienced practitioner or academic with a post graduate qualification and practice nursing experience. A non-medical prescribing qualification is desirable, but not essential.

Ideal Candidate

We are looking for someone who enjoys teaching and networking and is able to help lead, deliver and build on the highly successful Practice Nursing programme. The role provides also provides opportunities to teach across the School portfolio of undergraduate, post graduate and post registration nursing programmes and develop our regional links to enhance the School commercial portfolio of post registration modules and master classes.

For further information about the role please contact

Associate head of School: Nikki Welyczko

+44 (01) 116 201 3898

 Head of School: Dr Christine Whitney-Cooper +44 (01) 116 201387

Interview Date – 3 November 2021

Closing Date – 24 October 2021


You will benefit from access to the Teachers’ Pension Scheme ; 35 days annual leave plus concessionary days and Bank Holidays; career progression; employee perks that include up to 8.5 per cent off grocery shopping at Sainsbury's, Tesco, ASDA, Waitrose and M&S or at least up to 10% off package holidays through travel club; NUS discount card; free and confidential access to the Employee Assistance confidential Helpline who provide support on a range of lifestyle issues; discounted gym membership; free library memberships and the cycle to work scheme.