Assistant Professor Independent Prescribing
Application closing date
Faculty / School or Service
Faculty of Health & Life Sciences (HLS)
£40,927.00 - £58,279.00 per annum
As one of Coventry's biggest employers, we offer some pretty impressive benefits including an excellent pension scheme and generous holiday allowances
Coventry University is achieving an unprecedented level of success, and this
is an exciting time to join Coventry University, and the School of Nursing,
Midwifery and Health. With a University Gold Teaching Excellence Framework
(TEF) and a ranking of 2nd in the UK for Teaching Excellence, our vision is
to continue to enhance our position as a leading provider of innovative
education and impactful research both nationally and across the world.
The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health is the largest School in the
University. We have a broad provision of health professions related courses
across Dietetics, Nursing, Midwifery, Occupational Therapy, Operating
Department Practice, Paramedic and Physiotherapy all leading to professional
registration. We also have a large portfolio of CPD courses at undergraduate
and postgraduate levels.
Due to the continued success and growth of our prescribing suite of courses,
we are seeking to recruit a committed individual who would value the
opportunity to be involved in the education of the next generation of non-
medical prescribers. Applicants must be a registered health professional with
a prescribing qualification; we would welcome applications from nurses, AHPs
As an Assistant Professor, the successful candidate will be required to lead
curriculum development and innovation in teaching delivery and be continually
looking to improve course content of our well established suite of post
registration prescribing courses which are delivered both online and face-to-
face. They will have a strong commitment to developing and maintaining
productive relationships with external partners and other stakeholders. They
will also need a high level of inter-personal skills and personal
effectiveness to promote a high-quality experience for all of our students.
Their teaching approach will be flexible, student-centred and research
informed. Previous experience of teaching within a higher education
institution is highly desirable.
The University offers academic and professional development and provides a
Post Graduate Certificate Teaching Qualification for individuals who do not
hold a recognised teaching qualification. You will be supported to develop
your interests in order to progress your career.
Salary is dependent on experience.
Informal enquiries should be addressed to Clare James -
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