University Tutor (Teaching) in Paramedic Science

University of Worcester - Institute of Health and Society: Department of Allied Health and Social Sciences

Salary: AC 2 /3 £32,547 - £47,723 a year, with opportunity to progress to £52,131 a year 

Hours: Full time, although part time options will be considered (see * below)

Start: As soon as possible  

Duration: Permanent  

Responsible to: Deputy Head of Institute, Head of Allied Health and Social Sciences  

Interview date: To be confirmed  


An enthusiastic individual is sought to join the Department of Allied Health and Social Sciences to play a key role in the delivery of the new BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science and Foundation degree programme. The 3/2 year full time programme and 32 week conversion course will provide the student with a qualification enabling them to apply for registration as a paramedic with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Responsibilities within this post will include liaison with sponsoring organisations to arrange placements, oversight of practice placements and student recruitment and selection. In addition, the post holder will be expected to play an active role in learning and teaching developments and module/course leadership within the paramedic science provision and within the wider Institute, which may include involvement in the delivery of CPD activity across a range of programmes. All staff are expected to engage in scholarly activity and higher study to enhance their own professional and academic development.

Selection process:

Short-listed candidates invited to interview will be asked to deliver a 20 minute teaching session on a relevant clinical topic that could be delivered to a level 5 paramedic student, for example: Advanced respiratory management of an adult patient .

The Chair of this group will provide feedback on the presentation to the interview panel.

*Hours of work:

If you wish to apply for this post on a part time basis, please indicate this on your application form, with the number of hours you would wish.

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