Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow in Paramedicine

The University of Portsmouth

Employment type: Permanent
Employment basis: Full-time
Salary: Teaching Fellow: £36,382 - £39,739 per annum
Senior Teaching Fellow: £40,927 - £50,296 per annum
Post number: ZZ005559-1
Date Published: 04 July 2022
Closing date: 08 August 2022
Interview date: 30 August 2022

The University of Portsmouth is an ambitious institution with a track record of success. One of only four universities in the south east of England to achieve a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework and ranked in the top 150 in the Times Higher Young University World Rankings.

The School of Health and Care Professions is seeking to appoint a Teaching Fellow/Senior Teaching Fellow in Paramedicine to support the development and delivery of our undergraduate curriculum. Fractional posts will also be considered. 

You will be a registered paramedic and have knowledge and experience in supporting paramedic students. The role involves designing and delivering the curriculum and assessment through blended learning. This exciting opportunity might suit experienced clinicians or academics who have a passion for the profession and are keen to support the next generation of paramedics through an academic pathway. 

Our BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science course allows our students to be eligible to apply for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council on successful completion of their studies. We have a commitment to innovative learning methodologies, including access to a range of simulation resources and involving people with lived experience in our teaching and learning activities. 

For an informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Dr Jason Oakley, Head of School: Jason.oakley@port.ac.uk or Mr Chris Wells, Associate Head (Programmes): chris.wells@port.ac.uk

The University of Portsmouth believes this role may be eligible for sponsorship with UKVI under the Skilled Worker Route visa. Please familiarise yourself with the requirements set out before applying for this role. If you are unable to meet the requirements for sponsorship you will need to confirm details of an alternative visa to work in the UK when applying for this role.

Although the post is available as either a Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow only one appointment will be made. Please note each post has a different person specification/ job description. You should also indicate in the ‘reasons for applying section’ whether you wish to be considered for the Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow position.

Please note that up-to-date appropriate professional qualifications and current registration are a requirement of this role.

We kindly ask that candidates do not send CVs or cover letters as these will not be considered.

We are strongly dedicated to embedding equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI) within our community. As an Athena SWAN and Race Equality Charter award holder, a member of Stonewall and a Disability Confident Employer we are passionate about creating a welcoming and inclusive environment, regardless of your background. We welcome applications from all talented people. In addition, we want our workforce to be representative of our diverse student population. Please see our EDI Framework and objectives.

To find out more about the University of Portsmouth and this role, visit https://port.engageats.co.uk and apply on-line.  

It is the policy of the University to only accept applications submitted using the University’s application form.
All applications for this position will be processed and conducted in compliance with UK legislation relevant at that time.