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Lecturer in Nursing (Full-Time Academic)
Position Duration: 1-year Fixed Term Contract

LECTURER IN NURSING 

Department:     

Nursing, Health Sciences and Disability Studies Department

 

Report to:

Head of Nursing, Health Sciences and Disability Studies Department

 

Contract:

1-year Fixed Term Contract, Lecturer in Nursing

 

Hours of Work:

Full-Time Academic

 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Lecturing Duties

  • Teaching such assigned classes as deemed appropriate by the management of the College, day or evenings
  • Carrying out a clinical role overseeing the clinical learning environment and the teaching and assessment process
  • Providing group and individual students tutorial and academic support
  • Developing links with the community and contributing academically through community involvement
  • Carrying out assessment and examinations work
  • Monitoring student progress and providing academic and consultative support to students in their learning activities
  • Providing academic input on existing and new courses, course development and co-ordination
  • Engaging in research, consultancy and development work, as appropriate, in line with agreed College priorities
  • Participating in committees appropriate to courses and meetings convened by management
  • Participating in appropriate activities necessary to the development of their department/school and of the College
  • Maintaining appropriate records and making available information as required by management
  • Engaging in promotion and student recruitment as appropriate
  • Participating in the development, implementation and maintenance of academic quality assurance arrangements.

 

PERSON SPECIFICATION 

Essential Criteria:

  • Registered in the General Division of the live register for nurses maintained by An Bord Altranais;
  • Clinical experience in a relevant field of nursing;
  • Possession of a Masters degree in Nursing;
  • Teaching experience in community and/or in higher education institution settings;
  • Commitment to the academic/professional development of subject/discipline;
  • Commitment to research within healthcare;
  • Strong computer literacy including MS Word, Excel, Power-point;
  • Organizational skills;
  • Excellent networking skills.

            

Desirable criteria:

  • Registered as a Nurse Tutor with NMBI;
  • Dual registration on the live register;
  • Familiarity with university assessment systems;
  • Teaching qualification;
  • Curriculum development experience;
  • Experience with quality assurance mechanisms;
  • A track record of research publications/conference presentations.

 

SALARY

Salary for the post will be based on St Angela's College Lecturer salary scale - €46,604 - €82,217 p/a.

  

LOCATION

The successful candidate will be based in the Department of Nursing and Health Studies at St. Angela's College, Lough Gill, Sligo.

  

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Interested applicants should email a letter of application together with a Curriculum Vitae to:hroffice@stangelas.nuigalway.ie, or post to HR Department, St. Angela’s College, Lough Gill, Sligo.

Candidates will be short-listed on the basis of information supplied. Canvassing will disqualify.

St. Angela's College regrets that it cannot refund any expenses incurred by candidates attending for interview.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo the National Vetting Bureau Application process prior to commencing employment.

 

Closing date for receipt of applications is 27th June 2018.

Applications cannot be accepted after this time.

  

St. Angela’s College, Sligo is an equal opportunities employer