Assistant Professor / Lecturer Midwifery

Coventry University

United Kingdom

January 20, 2022


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Assistant Professor / Lecturer Midwifery

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Faculty of Health & Life Sciences (HLS)


Grade 7: £34,304 - £43,434 per annum / pro rata Grade 8: £40,927 - £58,279 per annum / pro rata


As one of Coventry's biggest employers, we offer some pretty impressive benefits including an excellent pension scheme and generous holiday allowances.

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Full time

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Job description

This is an exciting time to join Coventry University and the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health. With a University Gold TEF rating, ranking 15th in the 2020 Guardian league table and outstanding NSS scores in our courses (NSS Midwifery 89%) we have demonstrable excellence in student experience.

The School is recognized for the high quality of its provision of applied and professional courses.

The Faculty of Health and Life Sciences has strong partnerships with employers and placement providers from a range of sectors Due to our continued success and growth the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences is seeking to recruit a committed individual who can deliver high quality and innovative teaching and assessment to the Midwifery students within the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health. Please see Job Description for further details.

Previous experience of teaching and leading within a Higher Education Institution is highly desirable and your application should detail your areas of clinical/teaching experience and expertise.

For the Assistant Professor post we are looking for someone to fill the role of course director or other lead roles within the team.

For those more suited to Lecturing positions we are looking for someone to be a module leader and an integral part of the teaching team.

There are a number of posts available – full-time, part-time, fixed term and permanent.

We are also looking for hourly paid lecturers who would be able to provide expertise to support the teaching and assessment of our students. Please contact Suzanne Hilton ( with your CV if you would like more details about these opportunities.

The University offers academic and professional development. You will be supported to develop your interests in order to progress your career.

Salary is dependent on experience.

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About the employer

Coventry University provides world-class education and concentrates on applied research. The courses at the university are efficiently designed to benefit the students. The college was started back in 1843 with the Coventry College of Design but later it united with...