Lecturer in Sports Therapy

University of Bedfordshire - Faculty of Health & Social Sciences

Interview date: Tuesday 15 November 2016

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lecturer to join a dynamic and growing School of Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation, within the Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, providing high quality teaching at our Luton Campus.

The post is a full time permanent post in which you would be expected to contribute to course delivery and teaching for our BSc Sports Therapy programme, and other courses in the School’s portfolio. You would also be expected to contribute to the research and enterprise of the School and/or to maintain your professional development, through postgraduate study, within the University and maintain your external professional networks and relationships.

Successful applicant(s) should have or be studying towards a Doctorate in Sports Therapy (or a related discipline) or be of equivalent professional standing. Additionally, the successful applicant should:

  • have experience of working in Sports Therapy in a clinical setting,
  • have knowledge and confidence within the area of Sports Therapy assessment and treatment,
  • have a track record of and a passion for high quality teaching, course management and the management of the student experience,
  • be research active,
  • be an effective leader and team member,
  • be able to: exercise initiative, work independently, and be a pro-active problem-solver, effectively motivating others,
  • have excellent verbal and written communication skills and a highly organised and flexible approach to work

Informal enquires are welcomed and can be made to the Head of the School by email to Lucy.O’Driscoll@beds.ac.uk

Due to the Home Office and UK Visas & Immigration requirements on immigration and Right to Work in the UK, the University of Bedfordshire can only accept job applications from Non EEA applicants who hold a current Tier 1 or Tier 2 (in country) visa and their status allows them to work and reside in the UK with no restrictions.

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and values the diversity of all its workforce and student population.

To apply:
Please log on to our website www.beds.ac.uk/jobs and complete the online application.

Please quote reference number and job title. Please note CVs will only be accepted in addition to a fully completed application form.

All applications must be received by midnight on the closing date. Applications will not be accepted after this deadline.

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