Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy

University of Lincoln

United Kingdom

September 26, 2022


Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy School of Health and Social Care

Location: Lincoln Salary: From £40,931 per annum This role is permanent and Full Time at 1.0 FTE Closing Date: Monday 26 September 2022 Interview Date: Monday 17 October 2022 Reference: CSS309B

Very quickly I found I'd made the right choice in joining the team at Lincoln. Highly experienced clinicians and academics are available at every turn to guide and support a career in higher education.” Dean Walker Physiotherapy Lecturer

We are looking for a Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy to support the delivery of our graduate entry MSc Physiotherapy programme and our postgraduate MSc Contemporary Physio Practice.

The University of Lincoln has established a reputation as one of the most dynamic, fastest growing universities in the UK. Situated in the heart of a beautiful and historic city it has built an international reputation for the quality of its teaching and research. Lincoln is currently ranked in the top 20 Universities for student satisfaction in both the Complete University and Guardian University Guides 2022.

Physiotherapy is in the School of Health and Social Care ,which is part of the College of Social Science, along with the Schools of Psychology, Sports and Exercise Science, Education, Social and Political Sciences and the Lincoln Law School. We also work closely with the School of Pharmacy and the Lincoln Medical School in the College of Science.

The School of Health and Social Care has established an enviable regional, national and international reputation for its teaching, its research and its broad educational opportunities. We offer a range of undergraduate and post- graduate pre-registration degrees and post registration MSc programmes. We have an income of over £11m, 120 academic staff and over 1800 students registered on the school's programmes across Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language Therapy, Paramedic Science, Health and Social Care and Research. The School also includes the Community and Health Research Unit, renowned for its publicly engaged and transformational research in primary and preventative health and social care practice.

MSc Physiotherapy has been offered at University of Lincoln since 2018 and the MSc Contemporary Physio Practice will recruit its inaugural students to commence in September 2022. Teaching is predominantly delivered in the purpose built Sarah Swift Building which opened in 2017. An additional refurbishment in 2021 developed a large plinth room alongside simulated home environments to enhance student learning.

The School of Health and Social Care is forward thinking and ambitious with plans to further develop educations for Allied Health Professionals at pre and post-registration levels. We are committed to inter-professional and collaborative working in teaching and research. The successful candidate will join a team committed to enhancing the health and social well-being of people across Lincolnshire, the UK and overseas.

If you would like to work on a vibrant city centre campus with views across the marina, want an opportunity to share your ideas and support the growth of health education at Lincoln and be part of a young and dynamic teaching team this could be the job for you.

We are not looking for any specific area of Physio clinical expertise.

We are an equal opportunities employer, celebrate diversity and are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of background or experience.

We are happy to consider part time or a joint post with NHS employers. Please do get in contact to discuss further.

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    The University of Lincoln is home to a growing community of students from around the world and we are delighted that you are considering joining us. Since Her Majesty the Queen opened the first University of Lincoln building on the...