Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Practice Development (Pre Reg Nursing) 0.4FTE

University of Northampton

Location: Park Campus

There is an opportunity to join our dynamic, Pre-Registration Adult Nursing Team as a Practice Development Lecturer. You would support the teaching, assessment and development of cohorts of pre-registration adult nurses in practice environments and at our Park Campus before we relocate to our new Waterside Campus in Summer 2018.

The post will require supporting students and their assessors in practice learning opportunities in Northamptonshire and contributing to the cross field teaching of all pre-registration students in our exciting Active Blended Learning curriculum.

You will contribute to theoretical teaching in accordance with your areas of expertise and you will be required to support allocated students on their academic and practice journeys. Experience of teaching and assessing in clinical practice is essential and experience in simulated learning and assessment would be welcomed. You must be a Registered Adult nurse and be educated to Post Graduate level.

For Further information about the role please contact Donna.Bray@northampton.ac.uk

Interview Date: 11 January 2018

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

The University of Northampton’s focus on a personalised learning experience for our students was recently cited by HEFCE as a reason for our Gold award in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017. To augment this approach further we have adopted an ‘Active Blended Learning’ (ABL) approach which places greater emphasis on student-centred activities that support the development of subject knowledge, understanding, independent learning and digital fluency. Successful candidates for academic posts at the University of Northampton will be expected to adopt ABL as standard in their teaching practice.

This is an exciting time to join our University as we prepare to relocate in September 2018 to a new purpose-built, town-centre campus designed to adapt to 21st century teaching and the ABL model. We are looking to recruit individuals who share our passion for innovation, creativity and social impact and who will play a key role as we realise our ambition of transforming lives for the better and inspiring positive change.

The University of Northampton is one of only two Ashoka U Changemaker Campuses in the UK, and in 2017 was awarded the Social Enterprise Gold Mark, an independent guarantee that we have proven to our employees, students and stakeholders that we are committed to continuous improvement across our business in order to consistently deliver a positive impact on people and planet.

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

The University of Northampton as an employer strives to achieve diversity among its staff which reflects the communities it serves.

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