Lecturer - Learning Disability Nursing (HS0684)

University of Hull

United Kingdom

May 21, 2022


Lecturer - Learning Disability Nursing Reference: HS0684

Campus: Hull Faculty/Area: Faculty of Health Sciences School/Department: Department of Psychological Health, Wellbeing and Social Work Subject Group/Team: Mental Health and Learning Disabilites Nursing Salary: £35,326 to £40,927 Post Type: Full Time Closing Date: Saturday 21 May 2022

Applicants are required to submit a current CV and covering letter outlining how their qualifications and experience meet the Person Specification in the Job Description below

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Learning Disability Nursing who will join a forward thinking and enthusiastic team to deliver first-class professional education to our Apprenticeship, Associate Practitioner, undergraduate Nursing and Learning Disability Nursing students. Applicants will be confident in their field of specialism and have a background in Learning Disability Nursing, relevant clinical skills, and preferably skills and experience in simulated learning. You will be a Registered Nurse Learning Disability (RNLD) with relevant qualifications and professional expertise (please refer to person specification).

You will need to demonstrate sound knowledge and experience of contemporary developments in Learning Disability Nursing theory and practice. It is preferable to have experience of teaching students and/or delivering training to professionals/students in a practice context e.g., delivering continuous professional development, simulation and clinical skills. These posts present an excellent opportunity for practitioners keen to expand their knowledge and skills into the Higher Education sector.

The successful applicant will be based within the Faculty of Health Sciences. The Faculty is vibrant and interdisciplinary delivering high quality teaching in Nursing, Social Work, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Clinical Psychology, Dementia and a wide range of allied health disciplines. The Faculty aims to conduct world-leading research in health and social work, which addresses regional, national and global issues in the health sciences field. Our research is interdisciplinary and focused on patient and service user outcomes and is organized around research clusters for example Maternal and Reproductive Health (MaRH) and Social and Psychological Research into Long Term Conditions (SPARC).

This post requires a criminal records check through the Disclosure and Barring Service.

We welcome applications from candidates who are interested in permanent, full or part-time, or who wish to job share. Secondment opportunities will also be considered.

To discuss these roles informally, please contact Dr Karin Cooper (Head of Department – Psychological Health, Wellbeing and Social Work) email – Karin.Cooper@hull.ac.uk

For information about the Faculty and Department visit https: // www. hull.ac.uk/faculties/faculty-of-health-sciences

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At Hull we are committed to equality of opportunity, diversity and inclusion at every level, because we believe a diverse workforce brings broader expertise, improved innovation and greater success for all.

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The University of Hull is a top-50 ranked public university for research. The institution was established in 1927 as University College Hull. The Royal Charter of 1954 granted the institution an authority to award its own degrees to students. As...