Senior Lecturer in Nursing (Mental Health)

University of Gloucestershire

The School of Health and Social Care is recruiting to the following post to join the rapidly growing, innovative nursing team.

We require applicants to be:

  • Currently registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
  • Credible in the relevant area of practice.
  • Enthusiastic and credible in educating others.
  • Passionate about making a difference for people in our care.
  • Keen to support nurses of the future to care for themselves in order to care for others.
  • Committed to contributing to a team vision of creating a ‘Culture of Care’ in nursing for service users, students and colleagues.

We are looking for an energetic and enthusiastic Senior Lecturer to contribute to the curriculum development and deliver the newly designed BSc (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health) programme. Your key roles will be to work with the Academic Course Leader to delivery of the Pre-Registration Mental Health Nursing programme and contribute through module leadership to the delivery our newly validated BSc (Hons) Social Care (Mental Health).

This post also offers an exciting opportunity for you to be involved in moving the School forward with its strategic plan to deliver a sustainable social care and nursing workforce for Gloucestershire in collaboration with Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, 2Gether Trust, Gloucestershire Care Services, Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group and our Social Care Partners.

You must hold a current Mental Health Nursing registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council, have a strong clinical background and evidence of delivering Pre-registration Nurse Mental Health education. You will work closely with the Academic Subject Leader, Placements and Operational Lead (Nursing), Academic Course Leader (Mental Health),  Academic Course Leader (Adult), Academic Course Leader (Social Care) and our collaborative partners to deliver the vision for nurse education and social care in Gloucestershire.

Experience of previously undertaking course/programme leader responsibilities, curriculum development, and substantial experience of teaching will be considered an advantage. An enthusiasm to embrace change, work as part of the innovative teams and become involved in the growing research profile of the school is essential. To arrange an informal visit or discussion please contact Toni Gronow or 01242 71 4594.

Closing Date: Sunday 25th March 2018

Interview Date: Wednesday 18th April 2018

The University understands the benefits of recruiting a diverse range of people and welcome applications from under-represented sections of the community.

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