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Senior Lecturer

Senior Lecturer (Academic) in Children and Young Peoples Nursing (2 Posts)

Ref: HSS203

Starting salary from £41,526 - £49,553 per annum with further progression opportunities to £54,131

Bournemouth University’s vision is worldwide recognition as a leading university for inspiring learning, advancing knowledge and enriching society through the fusion of education, research and practice. Our highly skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the globe, who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences that help to build our global learning community.

The vision of the Department of Nursing Science is to provide high-quality education and research that supports excellence in practice to the benefit of all those who access healthcare, nationally and globally. The department is a supportive and vibrant community of staff, practitioners, students and service users who work in partnership. The department prepares nursing students from three fields of nursing and postgraduate health professionals for a future in interdisciplinary team working, promoting population health, providing strong leadership, undertaking research, innovating and transforming services, providing safe and humanising care, and demonstrating person-centred professional values.

As Senior Lecturer Children and Young Peoples Nursing you will be expected to meet the BU 2025 fusion agenda of Research, Education and Professional practice. You will be committed to a culture of academic excellence and continuous improvement. You must be registered on the Nursing and Midwifery Council Register (RN - Children) and have relevant teaching qualification.

You will be expected to demonstrate current knowledge in Children and Young Peoples Nursing and actively contribute to the leadership of the CYP programme and teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in order to enhance the student experience and implement educational development and innovation.

You will be qualified to Doctoral level or be able to demonstrate the ability to create and disseminate knowledge at an equivalent level and the capability to convert this knowledge into a doctorate in a maximum of 3-5 years from date of appointment. You will be research active and committed to a culture of academic excellence and continuous improvement.

For an informal discussion please contact Dr Ian Donaldson, Acting Head of Department on 01202 961781 or email

A detailed job description and person specification are available from our website together with an online application form.  Alternatively, please telephone 01202 961133 (24 hour answerphone) quoting the reference HSS203.

BU values and is committed to an inclusive working environment.  We seek a diverse community through attracting, developing and retaining staff from different backgrounds to contribute to inspirational learning, advancing knowledge and enriching society.  To support and enable our staff to achieve a balance between work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements.

Closing Date: (Midnight) Friday October 25 2019

£41,526 - £49,553

Senior Lecturer


Published on 14 Oct 2019