ARU is a global university transforming lives through innovative, inclusive and entrepreneurial education and research. ARU holds a Gold award for the quality of its education, awarded through the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).
ARU’s research institutes and four faculties bridge scientific, technical and creative fields. We deliver impactful research which tackles pressing issues and makes a real difference to our communities. Our academic excellence has been recognised by the UK’s Higher Education funding bodies, with 16 of our research areas assessed as world leading. We are the largest provider of Nursing, Midwifery, Health and Social Care students in the East of England, and we are also among the UK’s leading universities for degree apprenticeship provision, working with hundreds of employers across the UK.
ARU Peterborough opened its doors to students in September 2022. The university was delivered in partnership with Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority and Peterborough City Council. ARU Peterborough will provide transformational and inclusive higher education for the city and region.
About the Role:
Working within our friendly, motivated team of nurses and midwives you will very quickly become an integral member of the team delivering high quality teaching and facilitating skills sessions across our wide range of nursing and midwifery courses. You will provide both theoretical and pastoral support to a group of students and will gain support yourself from an assigned mentor and regular meetings with them and your line manager. No two days are the same, and will make the most of your clinical experience every day. You will be given responsibility commensurate with your ability and will be treated as the professional that you are.
As part of this exciting project, we are now seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer. As well as a degree, you will be a registered nurse and will have successful teaching experience at HE level and/or professional experience. You'll have excellent communication skills, will have an enthusiastic and flexible approach, and will have the ability to think innovatively.
We are seeking either a full time post or fractional posts and are very happy to pursue secondments with our practice partners. This is a fixed term contract for 1 year to cover maternity leave of the post holder.
We are committed to creating an environment where everyone can fulfil their potential and thrive. We welcome and encourage applications from all parts of the community regardless of their backgrounds, age, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, ethnicity, religion/belief, or sexual or romantic orientation. As a family friendly institution, we welcome applications for part time and flexible working. We have been awarded an Athena SWAN Bronze award.
Informal enquiries can be made to Helen Bottom, at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 01733 301266
Find out more about working with us.
We have an agile working culture and offer an extensive range of benefits including 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 are committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of our staff and students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants should be aware that ARU will carry out online searches as part of the due diligence on short listed candidates.
This appointment is subject to an enhanced level children's and adults barred list disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Further information can be obtained from https://www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.
We value diversity at ARU and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.
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.