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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Science and Emergency Care

Part time 0.5fte, fixed term to 31/12/21
Base: Medway campus

Part time 0.5fte, 
Fixed term to 31 December 2021


If you are an experienced UK-HCPC/NMC registered paramedic or urgent/emergency care practitioner, are enthusiastic about enhancing paramedic higher education and teaching our students, we would be pleased to hear from you.  You will join our established team teaching mostly our undergraduate students in Medway, and at times other students on health, social care and public health programmes at all HE levels on different University campuses.

The Role
You will use your knowledge of best practice in your profession and apply different education methods, combined with excellent communication skills to support students in their learning to become safe, autonomous, competent Paramedics. You will contribute to the wider work of the paramedic team and the School including contributing to the development of new initiatives, practice learning and liaising with external colleagues in the UK and abroad.

The Person
We welcome applications from UK HCPC/NMC registered experienced paramedics, or urgent/emergency care practitioners who have a minimum of a relevant first Honours degree or Foundation Degree.  You will be able to offer high-quality practice knowledge and skills relevant to our paramedic students, and be committed to inter-professional higher education. You will have a sound understanding of the UK statutory and professional requirements, evidence of active continuing professional development and have interest in developing your research expertise or extending this further.

Additional Information
Canterbury Christ Church University is located in the world famous Cathedral city amongst stunning history and heritage. Canterbury is a thriving international destination, with many students and staff choosing to study and work here, making this historic, cosmopolitan city vibrant and culturally diverse.
Our staff enjoy competitive salaries and a great working environment with a number of benefits ranging from the occupational pension scheme to use of the University’s facilities including the library and fitness centre. We are strongly committed to equality and recognise the value of a diverse workforce.  We offer generous holiday entitlements plus eight bank and public holidays, as well as discretionary days over the Christmas period.

Interviews are to be held: 3rd May 2019

If you require further information regarding the application process please contact the Recruitment Team at hr.recruitment@canterbury.ac.uk quoting reference number REQ00467. Please note applications must be made online via the University website; details sent directly via email cannot be considered.
Prior consideration will be given to applicants in the University’s redeployment pool. No agencies, thank you.

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Salary: £33,199 - £48,677
Closing Date: 23rd April 2019
Location: Kent

Contact Details

Mark Gradwell