Lecturer (Education and Scholarship) in Prosthetics & Orthotics
Application closing date
Keele University Campus
Grade: 7a or 8 Incremental Scale: Yes Starting Salary: £37,474 or £44,737
Academic and Research
Grade 7a or 8 (depending on experience) - Starting salary £37,474 or
Keele is the first UK University to offer a two-year pre-registration MSc
Prosthetics & Orthotics programme. Due to growing numbers of students, with
the 2nd cohort due to start in Jan 2023 an exciting opportunity has now arisen
for another full-time position as a Prosthetics & Orthotics Lecturer within
the growing School of Allied Health Professions. The post-holder will support
the Programme Director and teach both within the P&O programme, but across the
School's educational portfolio. The team are particularly keen to recruit a
colleague with recent prosthetics experience. The post-holder will join our
enthusiastic and experienced P&O academic team.
Offering high quality undergraduate and postgraduate provision, the School is
part of a research and scholarship community via the Faculty of Medicine and
Health Sciences and wider University. Established at Keele since 1994, the
School has offered pre-registration Physiotherapy via varying routes, BSc Hons
Radiography (Diagnostic Imaging) and Rehabilitation and Exercise Science
Programmes as well as eight postgraduate taught Masters programmes and
opportunities for doctoral study, including a Professional Doctorate option.
You will play a part in the development of educational initiatives aligned
with the school's strategic direction and will pursue scholarly activities in
line with the School focus. You will be an HCPC registered Prosthetist/
Orthotist. The School is particularly interested in candidates with recent
Prosthetics experience and ideally would have an interest in biomechanics.
Depending upon the profile of the successful candidate it may be possible to
explore career development opportunities that involve research.
Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education,
innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent
student experience. With a turnover in excess of £170 million, over 10,000
students and a total staff of approximately 2,000, the University provides
high quality teaching across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects
and promotes world-class research. Further information can be found at
https:// www. keele.ac.uk
Applications for job share/part-time contracts are welcome.
The School is situated at the heart of Keele University's beautiful and
vibrant campus. The University has excellent transport links and is situated
within an hour of the cities of Manchester and Birmingham.
Keele University values equality and diversity across our workforce and to
ensuring our staff community is reflective of the diversity of our student
population. The School has Athena SWAN bronze status. In support of these
commitments the University welcomes applications from individuals of Black,
Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds for all roles.
Please note this appointment is subject to both medical clearance by the
University's Occupational Health provider and a satisfactory Disclosure and
Barring Service check.
Keele University employees wishing to apply should login to Employee Self
Service and click on the 'View current vacancies' link.
Informal enquiries are welcomed by contacting Mark McAloon, MSc Prosthetics
and Orthotics Programme Director via E: email@example.com or Anne
O'Brien, Head of School on: +44 (01782) 734195 or E: firstname.lastname@example.org
For further details regarding this vacancy please see below:
Job Description and Person Specification
Closing date for applications: 4 th October 2022
Interviews will be held on: Tuesday 18 th October 2022
Post reference: KU00002811