The University of Wolverhampton

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Social Care and Social Work (0.8 FTE)

Wolverhampton Campus
Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing
Contract Type
Advert Status
33,943 to 48,327 per annum (pro rata)
Closing Date
Job Reference


The Faculty of Education Health and Wellbeing seeks to appoint a part time Lecturer/Senior Lecturer  (0.8 FTE)  in Social Work to contribute to the provision of high quality teaching and research within the Faculty of Education Health and Wellbeing and its Institute of Public Health, Social Work and Care.  You will be expected to have a good track record of teaching or training, and a commitment to enhancing the student experience.  You will be expected to contribute to the development of the Faculty’s portfolio of courses and generation of external income. In particular we seek a qualified Approved Social Worker/Approved Mental Health Practitioner, and Best Interests Assessor to lead and contribute to the delivery of our AMHP and BIA courses. In addition you are likely to be asked to contribute to other areas such as an exciting new Graduate and Postgraduate Certificate ASYE Adults course.


You will join an experienced team delivering social work/care courses with aspirations for postgraduate development in this area. You will also have contact with, and the potential for involvement in our Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) approved BA (Hons) and MA qualifying Social Work programmes.  Over time you may be expected to contribute to other course delivery in line with our changing business demands and evolving portfolio of courses.


You will be educated to at least Masters level or equivalent, hold HCPC registration as a qualified Social Worker and have relevant knowledge and experience of practice in Social Care and Social Work.


For hearing impaired candidates our Minicom number is 01902 321249 or email


For an informal discussion about the post please contact Vik Kelly-Teare, Head of Social Care on 01902 323329 or

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

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