Lecturer or Senior Lecturer Midwifery
Application closing date
Bedfordshire (no fixed location)
Salary: Lecturer £34,803 - £41,526 Senior Lecturer £42,792 - £51,033 per annum
Full time and permanent. Location: Bedfordshire / Buckinghamshire
We are seeking outstanding and inspiring individuals to join our developing
Midwifery academic team who are highly motivated and committed to delivering
contemporary professional education in partnership with students and our
clinical colleagues. You will be required to support the delivery and
enhancement of our pre and post-registration midwifery courses and contribute
to ongoing development of the School of Society, Community & Health. We are
seeking candidates with a breadth of experience in Midwifery who will to help
drive research, innovation and teaching excellence in the School. Additonally
these posts provide excellent opportunities for collaboration and inter-
professional learning and working.
You will have a high level of insight into contemporary midwifery practice and
experience in practice-based education. Knowledge of contemporary policy and
professional standards, as well as theories and concepts that underpin
midwifery practice and education is essential. Candidates must be registered
as a midwife with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC).
You will work collaboratively with local practice partners who support
students with practice learning, including apprenticeships. These roles
involve working with colleagues across the University to deliver exciting and
innovative courses within a friendly and supportive environment.
The Faculty of Health and Social Sciences strives to be excellent in teaching,
reseach and innovation and is one of the largest faculties within the
University, offering a full range of undergraduate, postgraduate and
vocationally orientated professional programmes for home and overseas
students. The School of Society, Community & Health povides a wide range of
courses including Midwifery, Operating Department Practice, Paramedic Science,
Social Work, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy and Public Health.
The University actively encourages the development of its staff through
postgraduate and doctoral studies. All staff are required to be research
active, and support is provided by the Institute of Health Research. The
successful applicants will be well supported in their role to realise their
Interview date: 1 September 2021.
For the link to the job description and person specification click here
for Lecturer and here for Senior Lecturer.
The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible
to live and work in the UK.
The University is committed to equality of opportunity and values the
diversity of all its workforce and student population.
To apply: Please log on to our website www. beds.ac.uk/jobs to download
information and to complete the online application.
Please note CVs will only be accepted in addition to a fully completed
All applications must be received by midnight on the closing date.
Applications will not be accepted after this deadline.
For any post specific information or to book an appointment for an informal
discussion at our Applicants Open Day on 10th August, please contact Amanda
Willetts (Portfolio Lead): Amanda.firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘Midwifery
application' in the title.