Learning Disability Nursing
University of Hull – Department of Psychological Health, Wellbeing and Social Work
The University of Hull is 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 their 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. Their 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.
They 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
To apply for this job please visit jobs.hull.ac.uk.