Assistant Professor Paramedic Science

Coventry University

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health
Job Title: Assistant Professor Paramedic Science
Grade: 8
Salary Range: £40,329 to £57,430 per annum
Mode: Full - Time, Permanent
Ref No: REQ008877

 This is an exciting time to join Coventry University and the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health. With a University Gold TEF rating, ranking 2nd in the UK for Teaching Excellence, and outstanding NSS scores in our courses we have demonstrable excellence in student experience.

The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health are seeking to recruit motivated and enthusiastic Registered Healthcare Professionals with out of hospital experience for the following post:

The salary is dependent upon the skills and qualifications of the individual. 

Our paramedic teaching provision is one of the most established and highly regarded in the country, and we work collaboratively with a wide range of health care professions within the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences. We also now have the benefit of the ‘state of the art’ Alison Gingell health science simulation facilities; a £60M+ investment which includes a bespoke clinical skills labs and an ambulance simulator. For a fly-through video please see the below:

You will be delivering paramedic and pre-hospital emergency care programmes at pre and post registration level. A good understanding of evidence based practice, professional practice, clinical skills, anatomy, physiology and pharmacology related to paramedic sciences would be advantageous. Previous experience of teaching or assessing in practice or HEI is also desirable. 

Research activity is an integral part of the School's business and there is a strong commitment to enabling staff to engage in a wide range of research and scholarship. You will be given opportunities to develop your research interests and are expected to contribute to the Faculty's research profile.

The University offers academic and professional development and provides a Post Graduate Certificate Teaching Qualification for lecturing staff who do not hold a recognised teaching qualification. You will be supported to develop your interests in order to progress your career. 

Informal enquiries should be addressed to: Gary Gilkes Curriculum Lead in Paramedic Science

To apply 

The closing date is the 20th October 2021.