Lecturer in Speech and Language Therapy, HSC

University of Essex
December 05, 2022
Offerd Salary:£35,333 - £42,155
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Lecturer in Speech and Language Therapy, HSC

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G8: £35,333 - £42,155 per annum, G9: £43,414 - £51,805 per annum

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Permanent, Full-time

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Academic, Education, Research


REQ06803 G9 ASER Jobpack.pdf REQ06803 G9 ASE Jobpack.pdf REQ06803 G8 ASE Jobpack.pdf

Job description

We are now looking to appoint a Lecturer in Speech and Language Therapy.

This role will require management, administration, and organisation of placement activity across our pre-registration SLT programmes, alongside teaching and support of students on our existing programmes, and generally enhancing our research-led teaching.

We have a strong reputation for our innovative educational delivery of Speech and Language Therapy programmes, including recent development of one of the UK's first Speech and Language Therapy Degree Apprenticeship courses.

You will be expected to assist the Head of Division, providing practical support to the team and undertake programme/ module leadership and teaching, assessment duties where needed.

We welcome applications from candidates from any background relevant to Speech & Language Therapy, including linguistics, psychology and education. Areas in paediatric and/or developmental disorders of speech and/or language and communication are desirable.

In addition for those applying at Grade 9 ASER level, you will develop a research agenda, which pursues individual and/or collaborative research objectives and produce research outputs for publication and submit grant applications and obtain funding for your research.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a well-established and successful team at the University of Essex to enhance your skills and experience in this field.

About you You will have relevant professional experience or practice or relevant doctoral level degree or be close to completion and ideally will have HCPC registration as a Speech and Language Therapist or an equivalent EU / International registration.

It is essential that candidates experience in teaching at undergraduate and/or postgraduate levels, or demonstrable potentia l to engage in teaching and learning support and a clear understanding of how students learn both generally and within their subject/disciplinary area(s).

For ASER contracts, you will have a clear publication plan for submission to future Research Excellence Framework (REF) programmes and evidence of a research agenda, engagement in high-quality research activity and a developing research profile.

The School Organised health and social care is one of the greatest achievements of the 20th century, made possible by the vision and dedication of the professionals who staff it.

We prepare our students to join that inspirational workforce as a caring, compassionate and competent professional who shares our commitment to improving lives. We offer courses across undergraduate, Masters and research degree level, as well as Continuing Professional Development for those enhancing their skills.

We are at the forefront of preparing people to solve real-life issues in health and society, offering courses that both commissioners and employers believe in. People are at the heart of all we do. We work in partnership with people from all walks of life, who offer us their expertise and experience, making us a team of people who truly understand what is needed from health and social care professionals – now and in the future.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the School during their exciting time of growth, with increasing student numbers.

Please state within the application which level contract you are applying for. If you are applying ASE level, you will not need to submit a research statement or a three-year funding plan.

We particularly welcome applications from those from an ethnic minority as they are under-represented in the School.

Please see the attached job pack, which contains a full job description and person specification which outlines the full duties, skills, qualifications and experience needed for this role plus more information relating to the post. We recommend you read this information carefully before making an application. Applications should be made on-line, but if you would like advice or help in making an application, or need information in a different format, please telephone the Resourcing Team ([email protected])

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