As one of the largest provider 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.
As part of our exciting expansion and investment plans the Department of Nursing is recruiting Lecturers in Adult Nursing. As one of the largest providers of nursing and allied health professionals in the region, we continue to grow and 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.
About the role:
The Department of Nursing offers a range of 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. Our academics use research to deliver teaching that is at the forefront of the healthcare sector, ensuring that our students can confidently overcome the challenges of everyday practice.
Sitting in the Faculty of Health and Education, the Department of Nursing is ranked in the top 5 universities for Nursing in the UK* , with 100% of BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing graduates employed or in further education 15 months after graduating**. We have consistently won and been shortlisted in the Student Nursing Times Awards celebrating the very best in student nurses and nursing education. Many of our teaching team have also won awards in their own specialist areas and are recognised and respected both regionally and nationally for their contributions.
Successful candidates will be supported with time and funding to complete a Post-Graduate Certificate in Higher Education. Further development will take place through the PDR process in the department.
About the candidate:
The successful applicants will contribute to our curricula and the enhancement of student experience, whilst actively participating in departmental activities. They will be required to teach on units across our undergraduate and postgraduate 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.
Ideal candidates must demonstrate excellent oral and written competencies and interpersonal skills. They should currently be on the NMC Register as an Adult Nurse and have either a Master's degree or appropriate levels of clinical experience. Experience of teaching or supporting nursing students in education or clinical settings is desirable.
If you would like to join our people and share our ambition, we would love to hear from you.
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 underrepresented in the University workforce.
We recognise the benefits and importance of an environment that supports flexible working and are open to conversations about this, as well as any reasonable adjustments required throughout the application process.