Lecturer Surgical Care Practitioner

Job Description

Faculty of Health and Human Sciences


School of Nursing and Midwifery


Ref:  A6311

Lecturer Surgical Care Practitioner

Salary:  £34,189 – £48,677 prorata per annum – Grade 7/8


This is an excitingopportunity for an experienced Surgical Care Practitioner (SCP) to join us in the beautiful South Westof England.


We are looking to appoint an appropriately qualified and experiencedcandidate to contribute to teaching excellence related to all aspects ofNursing and research in the clinical environment with a focus on advancedsurgical skills.  This will include thedevelopment and delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate healthcareprogrammes.  You will also be encouragedto contribute to research within the School and join an appropriate researchgroup.


We offer undergraduate, postgraduate and CPD programmes. Research in theSchool was rated highly in the REF2014 and continues to grow.  The University of Plymouth Clinical Schoolsinitiative is an exciting development, through which applied nursing andmidwifery research focuses on topics that are timely and relevant to advancingthe quality of care.  Existing clustersof research, including e-health, Sustainability and Society and Health,continue to 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 SurgicalPractice is essential as is registration with the NMC/HCPC.


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 Toby Rankin SCP Lead email: tobias.rankin@plymouth.ac.uk tel: 01752 587467


This is apart-time position working 29.60 hours per week on a permanent basis.


Closing date: 12 midnight, Monday 28 January2019


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.