Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Clinical Skills and Simulation (Paramedic Science)

Job Description

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Clinical Skills and Simulation (Paramedic Science)

Salary: £33,797 to £49,553 per annum

There is flexibility in this role and applicants are welcome to apply for part time, job share, or clinical secondment options.


Bucks New University is an ambitious, modern university; one that is always open to fresh ideas and thinking. Our staff combine the very best professional practice with inspirational teaching and the University is consistently in the top quartile of the NSS for higher education institutions in the UK, exceeding the sector average in almost every area of the survey (NSS, 2019).

This is an exciting time to join the University, with our new University Strategy – Impact 2022 – and our revised values. The University is poised for the next phase in its development as we seek to develop our impact further, enrich the student experience through innovative and employment-focused education, and realign our professional services in support of our strategic aims.

The School of Healthcare and Social Work are delighted to invite applications for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Clinical Skills and Simulation to join our newly established Paramedic Science team. The BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science is a brand-new course for Bucks and we welcome our first intake in September 2021. Working alongside our award-winning technical team, you will take the lead on practical teaching, assessment and simulation activity across the programme. We are particularly interested to hear from applicants who wish to take on a fractional appointment whilst maintaining clinical practice. As a core member of the paramedic teaching team, you will also provide support to students in practice-based learning environments (placement) and developing our portfolio of courses, modules and CPD across the School.

If you have the qualities and attributes representative of the University’s values and ambition, we would be delighted to hear from you.

What you can expect in return are excellent employment benefits including: training, development and research support, a generous holiday entitlement, contributory pension scheme, discounted gym membership and a range of staff discounts with major retailers.

For further information about this role please contact:

Will Broughton (Associate Professor for Paramedic Science) on william.broughton@bucks.ac.uk / 07917890230

All applications are to be made in full and online.  The University operates an anonymised shortlisting process and therefore any uploaded CV’s or supporting documents must not include your name and personal details.

Closing Date: 14th May

Interview Date: week commencing 24th May

At Bucks New University equality of opportunity and diversity is at the heart of all we do and fully integrated into our values. Our aim is to create an inclusive environment where everyone thrives and feels a sense of belonging. We are committed to diversity and welcome applications from different backgrounds and experiences.

Bucks New University is a Disability Confident employer and as such you will be given the opportunity to declare a disability as part of the application process.

The University is also committed to achieving the Race Equality Charter.