Lecturer in Community Nursing

  • Post Date: November 29, 2018
  • Apply Before: January 6, 2019
Job Description

This is an excitingopportunity for an experienced District Nurse to join us in the beautiful South Westof England.


We are looking toappoint an appropriately qualified and experienced candidate to contribute toteaching excellence related to all aspects of Nursing and research in theclinical environment with a focus on community nursing.  This will include the development anddelivery of undergraduate and postgraduate healthcare programmes.  You will also be encouraged to contribute toresearch within the School and join an appropriate research group.


We offerundergraduate, postgraduate and CPD programmes. Research in the School wasrated highly in the REF2014 and continues to grow.  The University of Plymouth Clinical Schoolsinitiative is an exciting development, through which applied nursing and midwiferyresearch focuses on topics that are timely and relevant to advancing thequality of care.  Existing clusters ofresearch, including e-health, Sustainability and Society and Health, continueto attract external funding and PhD students.


We are looking for someone who can enthuse andengage students, while also contributing to the Schools scholarly andenterprise activities.  Experience as anacademic in Higher Education is desirable.  Credibility and proficiency in DistrictNursing is essential as is registration with the NMC in this area and youshould possess a Non-Medical Prescribing qualification.


This vacancy willinvolve working with children and/or vulnerable adults and any appointment willbe subject to receipt of clearance for the Protection of Children from theDisclosure and Barring Service.


For an informal discussion please contact SharonJones Deputy Head of School email:sharon.jones@plymouth.ac.uk tel: 01752 586503


This is afull-time position working 37 hours per week on a permanent basis.


Closing date: 12 midnight, Sunday 6th January 2019


The University of Plymouth iscommitted to equality of opportunity, promoting a diverse and inclusiveculture, demonstrated through our commitment to the gender equality Athena SWANCharter and as a Stonewall diversity champion. All applications will be judgedsolely on merit, however, we particularly welcome applications from groupscurrently under-represented in the workforce, for example black and minorityethnic groups.


University of Plymouth holds aTEF (Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework) Silver by the Officefor Students.