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Lecturer in Emergency Care  

Employer: Coventry University 
Closing Date: 4th September 2020
Faculty of Health & Life Sciences
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health

Grade: 7
£32,823 - £41,536 pro rata, per annum
Full Time, 2 Years Fixed Term
Ref No: REQ007995
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 2019); 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 a motivated, enthusiastic and experienced individual to work as a Lecturer within an established and supportive team of academics, delivering education in relation to pre-hospital and emergency care.  Teaching activity will contribute to our highly regarded BSc in Pre-Hospital and Emergency Care (an online course).

The post is a two-year, fixed term, full time position. Previous experience of teaching educational programmes would be advantageous. Applicants will need to hold either NMC or HCPC registration.  The salary is dependent upon the skills and qualifications of the individual. 

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 including support to develop and facilitate teaching for online courses. 

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Dr Vicki Ensor, Associate Head of School, email 

Closing Date: 4 September 2020

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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Science 

Employer: University of the West of England
Closing Date: 9th August

£33,797 - £51,034 (pro rata if part time)

UWE Bristol is an ambitious university. Together, our people are working hard to advance knowledge, inspire people and transform futures.  We are looking for people with the skills and ambition to help us achieve those aims.

We at UWE Bristol are seeking an enthusiastic and inspiring individual to join our successful and highly committed team in delivering learning to our Paramedic Science students.  You will be expected to ensure the development and implementation of effective learning and a valuable experience for students. In addition to supporting delivery of Paramedic education, there will also be opportunities for involvement in curriculum development and further contribution to the outputs of UWE as an organisation.

The Faculty has a vibrant research culture, organised around four University Centres of Excellence, The Centre for Appearance Research, The Centre for Health and Clinical Research, The Centre for Research in Biosciences and the Science Communication Unit; and three research groups in Psychological Sciences; Social Sciences; and Public Health and Wellbeing. In addition, we work with colleagues across the University in our Institute of Bio-sensing Technology and the Health Technology Hub in the University Enterprise Zone. Our work makes world-leading contributions to the global academic community and society, as well as enhancing the quality of our teaching and the student experience. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Paramedic, with a drive for education to get involved in the development and delivery of a progressive Paramedic Science programme.

There are two posts available (1.4 FTE in total) on a permanent basis.

Closing date: 9 August 2020.

UWE is committed to equality and values diversity; to work for an employer that aspires to achieve excellence through inclusion.

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