Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Advanced Nursing

University of Northampton

Job Type

Full Time Permanent,
Part Time Permanent

Salary

£38,205 – £54,395 per annum, pro rata

Location

Waterside Campus

About the job

Interview date: 07 December 2023

We are excited to offer opportunities to work within the Advanced Nursing team. We have hours equating to 1.3 FTE on offer and would welcome full time or part time applications (please identify the hours you are applying for clearly within your application form).

The post holder/s will be responsible for effective delivery of teaching and assessment related to our prescribing programme. Where appropriate contribution to teaching of other relevant modules/courses within the post qualifying, undergraduate and post graduate healthcare portfolio will be encouraged. The participation in curriculum development and research activity in relation to the developing agenda for our provision will be a feature of these posts. Partnership work will also be a strong component of these posts whereby support for development, delivery, assessment, and quality assurance of modules and/or programmes delivered by our external stakeholders will be required.

We want you to be able to carry out your work in a way that best supports UoN and our students, but also you as an individual. We understand this may vary between different areas of the university as well as from one person to another.  With Smarter Working you can work with increased flexibility, if you would like to, which can facilitate greater freedom and autonomy.

This post is subject to a background disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service before any appointment can be confirmed.

About you

You will have relevant clinical experience as a registrant and prescriber together with experience of teaching and assessment within a clinical and/or academic environment. A particular interest in the quality assurance of the delivery of education and its impact on students and service delivery. The ability to communicate appropriately to fellow professionals and students and strong evidenced commitment to continuing professional development is essential.

Qualifications

Essential;

  • Degree qualification or equivalent in relevant subject
  • Master’s degree in relevant subject
  • Relevant professional qualification (NMC registration and current registered prescribing qualification)
  • Professional Recognition as HEA Fellow (D2) or teaching qualification recognised by HESA, or willingness to obtain within an agreed timescale

Desirable;

  • Doctorate in relevant subject, completed or within 12 months of completion

Faculty

The Faculty of Health, Education and Society offers a wide-ranging suite of programmes focused on improving the health, education, social care, and wellbeing of people living and working across the county, nationally and globally. The faculty has 6 subject areas: Nursing (all fields of nursing and advanced nursing); Health Professions; Education; Children Young People and Families; Social Therapies and communities; and, Psychology and Sociology. In addition to the academic portfolio, two commercial and enterprise units form part of the faculty overall operations – the NMC Competency Test Centre and the podiatry clinic.

Faculty staff and students form a positive and integral part of the local community. The teams work closely with many external organisations – including local government, schools, health and social care providers and charities, these relationships benefit and enhance the student and staff experience, impacting positively on local and global communities and individuals.

About Us

Come to the University of Northampton and you will see that we do things a bit differently.

We are one of the youngest universities in the UK but we are already leading the way in adding value to society, which we call social impact. We have won multiple awards for our work in this area, among others, but what matters the most to us is ensuring that our students and graduates have the opportunity to make their mark on the world too. That’s why we were the first university in the UK to be named as a Changemaker Campus in 2012.

We want to break the mould of what Higher Education can be. This has led us to build a whole new University from the ground up that is designed to reflect the way that students actually learn rather than the way they are expected to learn. Waterside Campus opened in September 2018.

Our commitment to transforming lives and inspiring change is at the heart of all that we do.

Right to Work

All candidates will be asked to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK at interview.

Equality

We welcome applications from underrepresented groups.

The University of Northampton is committed to providing a vibrant, ethical and sustainable work, study and living environment that values equality, diversity and inclusion.

This commitment, along with our legal and moral obligations, provides an inclusive environment for staff, students and the public who may be affected by our activities.

Together @ UON confirms our commitment to equality and inclusion, underpinned by our belief in taking action. We are dedicated to creating an environment that celebrates equality and harnesses the power of diversity.

Together @ UON demonstrates our pledge to our staff, students and partners to nurture and develop an environment where equality and inclusion can thrive whilst we Transform Lives and Inspire Change.

To find out more, please visit: https://www.northampton.ac.uk/about-us/governance-and-management/management/equality-and-diversity/

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