Lecturer (T&S) (Based in Academic Centre and Clinical Practice)

Cardiff University - School of Healthcare Sciences

The School of Healthcare Sciences is looking to recruit a lecturer with expertise in the following area:

•    Diagnostic Radiography and Imaging

The School of Healthcare Sciences provides a broad range of undergraduate and postgraduate education that directly improves health outcomes and healthcare for patients and families. This includes courses and research in Midwifery; Nursing (Adult, Child and Mental Health); Occupational Therapy; Physiotherapy; Clinical Photography; Perioperative Practice; and, Radiography (diagnostic and therapy).

The post will be based 3 days a week in the academic School at Cardiff University (Ty Dewi Sant) and two days per week out in practice to undertake and oversee the clinical education and training of Diagnostic Radiography and Imaging students on placement within clinical departments at which students of Cardiff University are placed.  Each position will be primarily based within one of the hospitals in the south-east Wales region covering Cardiff & Vale University Health Board (University Hospital of Wales, Llandough, Barry & Velindre Hospitals), Aneurin Bevan University Health Board (Ystrad Mynach Hospital & Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport) or Cwm Taff Health Board (Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Llantrisant & Prince Charles Hospital, Merthyr Tydfil). The post holders will also contribute to other areas of school activity in the undergraduate (both pre-registration and post registration education) and postgraduate education of midwives, nurses and allied professionals.

We have a dynamic, collaborative and forward-looking culture and we are recognised for our excellence in learning, teaching and research. We encourage critical thinking and reflection, valuing freedom of thought and intellectual curiosity from our staff and students. Our unique, multidisciplinary provision ensures our students become skilled, knowledgeable and compassionate healthcare professionals committed to an ethos of evidence-based care.

We pride ourselves on providing a stimulating and supportive environment, and encourage all our staff to pursue both personal and professional development.  Working for us offers an opportunity to be part of one of the UK's leading universities for healthcare education with innovative and impactful programmes and research.

We are looking for outstanding candidates in the area listed above and have a full-time/fixed-term position available.

Candidates should have high quality clinical practice based publications, a passion for student focussed innovative teaching and possess or be working towards a relevant Masters or PhD degree.  Successful candidates will be employed on the University Teaching and Scholarship career pathway. All candidates must have current registration with the Health Care Professions Council.

The successful candidate if appointed at Grade 6 will be required, as part of their probation to undertake Cardiff University's Academic Practice – a formally recognised programme of staff development in the area of teaching, learning and assessment.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Paul Brown, Professional Head (Radiography and Radiotherapy). Email: brownpn@cardiff.ac.uk

The position is full-time (35 hrs per week) and fixed term until 30 March 2019.  The post may also available as a secondment opportunity.


£32,548 - £38,833 per annum (Grade 6) or £41,212 - £47,722 per annum (Grade 7)

Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the

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