Lecturer / Senior Lecturer Independent Prescribing
Coventry University has seen huge global successes in recent years and provides high quality education to our students. The University is placed 13th in the UK University league tables (Guardian 2018), we were awarded Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework (2017) and have been named as University of the Year for Student Experience (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019). As part of our goal to become one of the UK's leading universities we are therefore investing in people to drive our excellence in teaching and learning and looking for talented individuals who share our passion for teaching and supporting learning.
As the largest School in the University we have a broad provision of health professions related courses across Dietetics, Nursing, Midwifery, Occupational Therapy, Operating Department Practice, Paramedic and Physiotherapy all leading to professional registration. We also have a large portfolio of CPD courses at UG and PG levels.
Due to our continued success and growth the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health is looking to appoint an enthusiastic individual to take up a full time position as a Senior Lecturer in Independent Prescribing. The applicants must be a registered health professional with a prescribing qualification; we would welcome applications from AHPs and Pharmacists. There is also an opportunity to teach out of our Scarborough Campus.
Previous experience of teaching within a Higher Education Institution is highly desirable and your application should detail your area of clinical/teaching experience and expertise. You will have a strong commitment to developing and maintaining productive relationships with placement providers, employers and other stakeholders, you will need a high level of inter-personal skills, and personal effectiveness to promote a high-quality experience for all of our students. Your teaching approach will be flexible, student-centred and research informed.
The University offers academic and professional development and provides a Post Graduate Certificate Teaching Qualification for individuals who do not hold a recognised teaching qualification. You will be supported to develop your interests in order to progress your career. Salary is dependent on experience.
Deadline for applications: 4th February 2019
Interview dates: 20th February 2019 (please put this date in your diary we may not be able to offer you an alternative)