Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Nursing – University of Canterbury

School of Health Sciences
College of education

    Full-time at 37.5 hours per week (1.0 FTE)
    Continuing (i.e. permanent) position

Applications are invited for a continuing position in the subject area of Nursing.The successful candidate will be a RN with a PhD in Nursing and have demonstrated, or show clear potential, in scholarly and research achievements. An understanding of effective teaching methods and demonstrated experience in teaching is also required. Experience in various areas of nursing expertise will be considered. Candidates appointed at the Senior Lecturer level would be expected to provide academic leadership within the School of Health Sciences.

The School of Health Sciences offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and research activities that respond to the dynamic nature of the health and education sector and its workforce. These include postgraduate programmes in Counselling, Specialist Teaching, Child and Family Psychology, as well as various population health and subject area endorsements within Health Sciences.

In collaboration with CPIT the School offers a Bachelor of Nursing / Master of Health Science (Nursing Endorsement) pathway that meets the educational requirements of the Nursing Council of NZ for registration as a nurse.Located on a picturesque campus, the University offers an extensive range of services and facilities, inclusive of library and art collections, child-care centres, health centre, recreation centre, pharmacy, bookshop and cafés.

You will have the opportunity to work alongside members of a world class, diverse academic community and enrich your own professional and personal development.

The University of Canterbury is committed to promoting a world-class learning environment through research and teaching excellence, and has a vision statement of ‘People Prepared to Make a Difference’. You will have the opportunity to work alongside members of a diverse academic community and enrich your own professional and personal development.For information about the range of benefits in joining UC please visit us online at: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/joinus

The closing date for this position is: Tuesday, 1 December 2015.

Applications for this position should include a cover letter, resume and any additional attachments combined into one document and submitted online. Should you wish to e-mail any additional attachments or have queries in relation to the application process, please forward these to Michelle Davies, Recruitment Coordinator at michelle.davies@canterbury.ac.nz

Further information about this role can be obtained by contacting Mike Robb via email michael.robb@canterbury.ac.nz

The University of Canterbury is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligation under the Treaty of Waitangi.

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