Lecturer in Speech and Language Therapy (Adult)
- Job Reference: REQ006056
- Date Posted: Wednesday, 6 October 2021
- Application Closing Date: Sunday, 31 October 2021
- Location: Preston Campus
- Grade/Salary: H (£37,467- £43,434) pro rata
- Basis: Part time
- Contract Type: Indefinite
- Job Category / Type: Academic
- School/Service: School of Sport and Health Sciences
- Hours: 18.5 hours per week
- Interview Date: To be confirmed
The School of Sport and Health Sciences sits within the Faculty of Allied Health and Wellbeing and is one of the largest schools in the University and probably the most eclectic in terms of educational provision. As part of this varied portfolio sits a relatively large number of Allied Health professional and post registration nursing programmes including a large CPD portfolio. Furthermore, the School boasts one of the largest portfolios of sport-related programmes in the UK. This ranges from foundation entry through to level 8 PhD-based programmes as well as extensive credit and non-credit bearing CPD courses. The School has a relatively large number of HCPC-regulated programmes including Physiotherapy, Paramedic Science, Operating Departmental Practice, Speech and Language Therapy and Occupational Therapy. The successful applicant will be joining a school with over 140 members of staff and will work closely with the course teams to teach specific modules on the MSc (Pre Reg) Speech and Language programme.
The applicant needs to be a HCPC registrant, hold a good honours degree in a relevant discipline and must have some educational experience in speech and language therapy. We would welcome applicants from colleagues with experience in the field of Adults with Learning Disabilities and/or voice disorders. Essential skills for success in this role include a flexible and innovative approach to teaching and learning, the ability to undertake research and knowledge transfer and excellent presentation and communication skills.
Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston. For informal enquiries, please contact Maxine Winstanley, Senior Lecturer in Speech and Language Therapy at MWinstanley2@uclan.ac.uk