Assistant Professor/Lecturer in Advanced Clinical Practice

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

Would you like to make a real difference? The Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health is one of five departments within the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences. We are a thriving community of academics and professional support staff who are committed to empowering each other and students to be the best they can be, and ultimately improve the lives of people within our local, national, and international reach. We are seeking knowledgeable and skilled individuals to join our successful and highly committed team and further enhance our rapidly expanding multi-professional MSc Advanced Clinical Practice (ACP) programmes (direct entry and apprentices).Previous experience of teaching and leading is highly desirable and your application should detail your areas of clinical/teaching experience and expertise. We are looking for an individual with expertise in Advanced. Part-time and Secondment arrangements will be considered.

The Department provides high quality, research-rich education using a variety of innovative teaching and learning methods delivered at all academic levels from undergraduate to doctoral study. You will be expected to facilitate teaching, learning, and assessment, and engage in student support for our MSc Advanced Clinical Practice provision. Additionally, you will be supported to develop and deliver modules in your sphere of clinical expertise.

The post holder will also work flexibly as part of a team to contribute to teaching, learning and assessment and research to support a high-quality student experience in both pre-registration and post-registration health programmes. You will participate in the planning, designing and development of undergraduate and postgraduate health programmes, as well as pastoral tutoring. You will provide expertise to further enhance research and entrepreneurial activities. This will include undertaking individual and collaborative research that demonstrates impact and involvement in external activities which may include academic enterprise.

You must possess excellent knowledge of the subject area you are considering applying for anhave active professional registration with the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC)Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC)General Pharmaceutical Council (GPC) or General Medical Council (GMC). You must hold a Master’s degree in a related area or be qualified to Doctoral level. You need to have subject expertise in advanced practice with specialist knowledge gained through research activity, professional practice, or consultancy. 

Please ensure you consider the job description you are applying for and meet all the essential criteria.

For an informal discussion about the post and to discuss further the essential criteria, please contact Daniel Monk (Director of Education - CWD/CPD) Sadie Diamond-Fox(ACP Lead)

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 therefore the successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply Now', and submit a covering letter, CV including research /education statements, and grants and publications list. Where possible candidates are asked to combine all of these documents into a single file.

Northumbria University takes pride in, and values, the quality and diversity of our staff. We welcome applications from all members of the community. The University holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award in recognition of our commitment to improving employment practices for the advancement of gender equality and is a member of the Euraxess network, which delivers information and support to professional researchers.

We welcome applications from the UK and across the world. Visit our web pages for details about the Relocation Assistance Scheme.


Please note this vacancy will close on 03/07/2022

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