Teaching, Research & Scholarship
ARU Peterborough, Peterborough
Job description and Person Specification
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ARU is a global university transforming lives through innovative, inclusive
and entrepreneurial education and research. We are ranked in the world's top
350 HEIs in the 2021 Times Higher Education World University Rankings and in
the top ten mainstream universities in the country for the proportion of UK
undergraduates in employment 15 months after graduating. We have campuses in
Cambridge, Chelmsford, London and Peterborough with around 2,500 staff and
35,000 students from 180 countries. With a focussed civic mission, we are
committed to working with others through education, research and knowledge
exchange to enhance the economic, cultural and social wellbeing of the
communities in which we work and live.
ARU has been chosen as the academic partner to deliver a University in
Peterborough. ARU Peterborough, with long term investments approaching £100
million and delivered in partnership with the Mayoral Authority of
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough and Peterborough City Council, will provide
transformational and inclusive higher education for the city and region. We
have ambitious aims to build a wide portfolio of courses attracting 12,500
students by 2030.
https: // aru.ac.uk/peterborough
About the role:
As part of this exciting project, we are now seeking to appoint a Senior
Lecturer Practitioner (Full or fractional) with expertise in Health Care
Sciences to develop this area of the ARU-P curriculum and lead the Public
Health undergraduate course. We are interested in candidates with experience
of undergraduate and post-graduate course development and experience of
distance/online/blended learning, work-based learning, and degree
The post holder will play a vital role in the development and delivery of a
new suite of industry-ready degrees, distance learning, and short courses as
we welcome our first students, both on and off campus, in September 2022. You
will develop relationships with industry and use these to support curriculum
With a degree or relevant professional qualification and extensive post
qualification CPD in health care science in practice, and/or a higher
degree, we are looking for a team player with a proven track record in course
design, teaching and industrial application. You will be able to work to tight
deadlines, working independently with minimum supervision and liaising closely
with senior colleagues from our partners and key stakeholders.
Informal enquiries can be made to Esther Norton, Assistant Principal,
We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday
entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development
opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package.
Visit our benefits page for full details.
We value diversity at ARU and welcome applications from all sections of the
Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working.
We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and
work in the UK.
For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person
Specification above. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills
and experience match the criteria in the person specification.