The University of Wolverhampton

Senior Lecturer in (Mental Health or Children's) Nursing

Location
Walsall Campus
Faculty/Department
Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing
Contract Type
Permanent
Advert Status
Salary
43,266 - 50,132 pa
Closing Date
05/05/2019
Job Reference
11748

 

We are seeking candidates for the role of senior lecturer to contribute to the provision of our pre-registration nursing education programmes. You will be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council as a Registered Nurse (RN) in children’s and/or mental health fields of nursing and will have significant experience in child and adolescent mental health. 

 

You will support the integration of mental health nursing into the new innovative pre-registration nursing curricula commencing in September 2019, ensuring that there is equal consideration of mental and physical health and illness within the curricula. You will have experience of working within a higher education institution.

 

The University of Wolverhampton holds a distinctive place within the higher education sector, and is one of the most successful modern universities, delivering excellence in teaching and research, widening access, and in business engagement.  Having begun life nearly 190 years ago to enhance education and skill base of the workforce in what is today a major industrial conurbation, we have continued to fulfil and develop the role to meet the needs of the region we serve.  Today as the ‘University of Opportunity’, the University of Wolverhampton is an integral part of economic growth and social change within the West Midlands and beyond. 

 

One of four University faculties, the Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing has over 500 staff members and 11,000 students. The Faculty comprises a wide and diverse range of subject areas, research and knowledge exchange activities, organised through four Institutes; the Institute of Human Science, the Institute of Health, the Institute of Community and Society and the Institute of Education. 

 

The Institute of Health includes a wide range of professionally qualifying health care courses. We are growing to meet the needs of people who wish to work with a host of employers in healthcare and related areas. We include courses in nursing, nursing associates, midwifery, physiotherapy, paramedic science, podiatry and a wide range of continuing professional development opportunities. We are expanding on our newly developed skills centres to offer hands-on teaching of nursing and healthcare professions skills through a comprehensive range of state of the art equipment.

 

Please see the job description and person specification relevant to the post of senior lecturer for full details of the post requirements.

 

You will be well supported in your role to realise your potential. For further information or an informal discussion please contact: Maria Kisiel m.kisiel@wlv.ac.uk, 01902 323169


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