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Senior Lecturer – Course Leader Paramedic Science

Bucks New University is a leading provider of Health Care and Social Work education for the London region and is delighted to invite applicants for the following post:

Senior Lecturer – Course Leader Paramedic Science  
Permanent Contract – 22.5 hours per week
Uxbridge campus

This is an exciting opportunity to join the School of Health Care and Social Work at our vibrant Uxbridge campus with potential to teach across all of our campuses.

We are looking to recruit a motivated, enthusiastic and ambitious HCPC registered Paramedic to join our dynamic and highly skilled teaching team.

Role Responsibilities: You will be involved in moving the School forward with its strategic plan to deliver a sustainable health and social care workforce of the future, in collaborating with the London Ambulance Service (LAS). You will lead a team to develop and deliver our new under-graduate programme - BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science, starting in April 2020.

Applicants: You will be a registered HCPC Paramedic. Previous experience of teaching on Higher Education Institute (HEI) programmes would be advantageous but not essential as the successful applicant will be working within a dynamic academic team. Bucks New University will support you in the completion of a teaching qualification in Higher Education and also to gain Higher Education Academy membership. Applicants will demonstrate an ability to work within a team and have excellent communications skills.

You will be encouraged to produce research outputs that will contribute effectively towards the TEF and the future Research Excellence Framework (REF). This in turn informs and helps maintain the high standards of the student experience and current / future programmes.

In this, you will receive active support from the University which is committed to the development of research and scholarly activity.

Employment benefits include: Training, development and research support, generous holiday entitlement, pension scheme, and a range of staff discounts including gym membership.

For further information please contact Lee Curtis, Head of School: Health Care and Social Work, on 01494 604441 or email: lee.curtis@bucks.ac.uk

All applications are to be made on-line. The University operates an anonymised shortlisting process and therefore any uploaded CVs or supporting documents must not include your name and personal details. Please ensure the application form is filled out in full.

Please note that if you do not have permission to work in the UK, Bucks New University will not be able to obtain a Certificate of Sponsorship for you to take up this position. All non EU/EAA candidates must have valid immigration status and/or a UK visa valid for the duration of the contract in order to be considered for this appointment.

Interview: 15 May 2019


Salary: £38,460 – £48,677 per annum, pro rata
Closing Date: 28 April 2019
Location: Buckinghamshire

Contact Details

Lee Curtis
01494 604441