The Department of Nursing is recruiting a Senior Lecturer in Public health and epidemiology on a full time basis. As one of the largest providers of nursing and allied health professionals in the region, we offer a diverse range of award-winning and innovative degree courses. Our work is professionally recognised, accredited and respected. We are proud of our diverse and inclusive learning environment that encourages discussion, debate, shared learning and interdisciplinary co-operation. Our innovative, vibrant programmes reflect our research activity, which enriches and informs the student experience.
The Department of Nursing offers a range of education programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. These include programmes leading to registration with the Nursing Midwifery Council (NMC) in adult nursing and mental health nursing, and a suite of postgraduate/post-registration programmes in nursing and health related disciplines. Our research and knowledge exchange focuses on nursing and healthcare practice, education and policy and underpins our departmental core values of evidence-based practice.
The successful candidate:
The successful applicant is expected to contribute to both the curriculum and the enhancement of student experience, whilst actively participating in departmental activities. They will be required to teach public health and epidemiology on related units across our postgraduate and undergraduate provision and to support inter-professional teaching across the Faculty. They will be required to work closely with a range of academics, researchers and clinicians and other professionals across the wider health and social care sector.
The ideal candidate must demonstrate excellent oral and written competencies and interpersonal skills. They should have a good first degree, have a doctoral level qualification or equivalent, and a strong research profile. They should have relevant teaching and significant clinical experience in public health and epidemiology.
Working at Manchester Met:
Manchester Metropolitan University is a great place to work and you will be part of a great team. We are ambitious for our staff and we recognise the key contribution our colleagues make.
In addition to a great working environment, you will have access to the University facilities including sport, library and wide range of benefits including health and wellbeing support.
We offer a competitive salary alongside an industry beating pension scheme. We also offer generous holiday packages, which include 35 days per year holiday, plus Christmas shutdown, plus bank holidays.
Manchester Metropolitan University is committed to supporting the rights, responsibilities, dignity, health and wellbeing of staff and students through our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.
We promote applications from all sections of the community, irrespective of background, belief or identity, recognising the benefits that a diverse organisation can bring and particularly encourage applications from groups, which are under-represented in the University workforce.
We recognise the benefits and importance of an environment that supports flexible working and are open to conversations about this throughout the application process.
Location: Manchester Birley Campus
Faculty / Function: Health, Psychology and Social Care
Salary: Grade 9 (42,792 to 49,553)
Closing Date: 5 October 2021
Contract Type: permanent
Contracted Hours per week: 37