The University of Wolverhampton

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Learning Disability Nursing

Walsall Campus
Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing
Contract Type
Advert Status
33,943 to 48,327 per annum
Closing Date
Job Reference

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Lecturer/Senior Lecturer to contribute to the provision of high quality teaching and research within the Institute of Health Professions. You will teach across a range of pre-registration nursing courses at both Bachelors and Masters level. The role will include maintenance of high academic standards and enhancement to the student experience, development of the faculty’s portfolio of courses, linking with relevant external partners and the generation of external income for the University.


You will be educated to a minimum of a Master’s degree level or equivalent and completed or working towards Doctoral level study is also desirable. You will be currently registered in the UK with the NMC as RN (Learning Disability or dual qualified) and have experience of healthcare provision at an appropriate level within nursing.  You will have an understanding of healthcare policy and provision both locally and nationally and a commitment to engaging with the clinical practice environment and maintain up to date knowledge and skills relevant to nursing practice; in order to deliver a dynamic, responsive curriculum.  Dedication to innovative teaching and research activities within nursing is also a requirement of the post, to contribute towards the portfolio of nursing and the profile of the faculty.


For further information or to discuss the post please contact: Sheila Dixon, Head of Mental Health and Learning Disability Nursing, University of Wolverhampton, 01902-518664


Interviews to take place on 20 February 2017

The University of Wolverhampton values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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