The Department of Rehabilitation (AFR) at the School of Health and Welfare
is responsible for education within Prosthetics & Orthotics (P&O) and
Occupational Therapy (OT) at the Bachelor Level, Master of science in
Product Development with a specialization in assistive technology (MASTech)
and Occupational Therapy at the Masters Level. The department also delivers
Prosthetic & Orthotic Technician and Pedorthist educations at the technical
diploma level (YH). Our Bachelor level P&O and MASTech educations are
international programs conducted entirely in English. The clinical education
in Prosthetics & Orthotics is the only such education offered in Sweden.
The department is expanding, and we are in need of two lecturers in
Prosthetics and Orthotics. One of the positions is a permanent employment and
the other a temporary replacement for 1 year.
What can we offer?
You will mainly work with theoretical and practical teaching in the
Prosthetics & Orthotics program, Prosthetic & Orthotic technician and
Pedorthist educations. The tasks also include course responsibility and course
planning as well as participation in the development of the various programs /
educations. We offer an open work climate with possibilities for skills
development. There are good opportunities to be able to participate and
influence the department's operations.
What are we looking for?
We are looking for a certified prosthetist and orthotist with an interest in
education and development. You are structured and have a good ability to
organize your work. You like to collaborate and appreciate flexible work. You
are competent in English, verbally and in writing. Abilities in Swedish are
considered a merit. We would like you to have at least two years' experience
of having worked clinically as a prosthetist and orthotist. Extra merit with
clinical experience of prosthesis supply of lower extremity.
As a lecturer, you also need to have:
master's degree or equivalent competence of relevance to the institution.
documented pedagogical skills, for example supporting individuals' and
good ability to lead teaching and develop education.
undergone training in higher education pedagogy or otherwise acquired
equivalent knowledge and undertakes to undergo higher education
pedagogical training during the first two years of employment.
For full eligibility requirements for a position as Lecturer see Appointment
Procedure at Jönköping University.
One of the positions is a permanent employment with a scope of 100%, with a
starting date to be agreed upon. A permanent employment normally begins with a
six-month probationary period.
The other position is a temporary replacement for 1 year with a scope of 100%,
with a starting date to be agreed upon.
Welcome with your application no later than June 20. The application is
sent in via our recruitment system. Attachments are preferred in PDF format.
The application must contain:
CV and a personal cover letter
attested certificates, identification, and diplomas.