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Senior Lecturer in Nursing

Health Sciences
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University of York - Heslington Campus
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50,132 - 58,089 a year
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Role Description


The Department of Health Sciences is seeking a Senior Lecturer in Nursing to join our team and play a key role in the development of our continuing professional development and post-registration health professional education portfolio. The focus of the role will be supporting the Head of Nursing and Midwifery to lead the strategic development and operational aspects of our post-registration and CPD portfolio - which includes our highly regarded Advanced Clinical Practice Programme and Non-Medical Prescribing provision.

Main Duties/Responsibilities

  • To lead the design, development and delivery of an innovative range of programmes and study, sometimes for entirely new courses and at various levels.
  • To take responsibility for the quality of the design of existing courses and programmes, continually monitoring, evaluating and revising them to ensure excellence and coherence, identifying areas where current provision is in need of revision or improvement.
  • To have a significant involvement in the management and leadership of teaching roles, line managing staff as required, including managing performance and development.
  • To lecture, lead seminars, tutorials and other forms of undergraduate and postgraduate teaching.

Skills, Experience & Qualification needed

We are interested in hearing from passionate nursing academics with a collaborative ethos who have:

  • PhD/Taught Doctorate or equivalent experience.
  • Extensive experience of teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
  • Evidence of successful planning and course design, working in partnership with external stakeholders to ensure plans meet service needs and complement broader education strategies.
  • Track-record of successfully managing, motivating and coordinating colleagues, students and stakeholders in a strategic direction to develop new education opportunities.

Interviews: date to be confirmed

Informal enquiries should be made to Professor. Paul Galdas, Deputy Head of Department (Head of Nursing & Midwifery) at

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