Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Science - Programme Development

York, England, gb
Company: York St John University
Category: Community and Social Service Occupations
Published on 2021-06-15 06:00:42

Full time, fixed term for months

Interviews to take place on th and th July

York St John is an ambitious, modern university at the heart of historic York and there has never been a more exciting time to join us.

As one of the fastest growing universities in the U.K over recent years, we have a new strategy for the next decade, emphasising our commitment to widening opportunity through the power of education and contributing our talents to creating a fairer world, and a more prosperous region. We are putting inspirational learning and impactful research at the heart of this strategy, recognising our academic expertise as our greatest asset.

York St John is an ambitious, modern university at the heart of historic York and there has never been a more exciting time to join us.

As one of the fastest growing universities in the U.K over recent years, we have a new strategy for the next decade, emphasising our commitment to widening opportunity through the power of education and contributing our talents to creating a fairer world, and a more prosperous region. We are putting inspirational learning and impactful research at the heart of this strategy, recognising our academic expertise as our greatest asset.

The Role

We are now seeking an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join the School of Science, Technology & Health to work with our partners and stakeholders and lead on the development of a contemporary pre-registration Paramedic Science Masters programme.

Key Requirements

Successful candidates should hold current registration with the Health and Care Professions Council, be a member of the College of Paramedics and hold a Masters level qualification as a minimum. Experience of programme development or working within the Higher Education sector would be a distinct advantage in addition to relevant clinical experience.

The initial post is offered over months with flexible hours and with the potential for further opportunities beyond this time frame.

For informal enquiries please contact Dr. Rob Sanders via e-mail at

In addition to a competitive salary, YSJ employees enjoy access to a superb range of benefits including –

  • Generous annual leave entitlement (plus additional leave days during our Christmas closure period)
  • Pension scheme
  • Health cash plan
  • Training and development
  • Discounts at a range of local companies, including shops, cafes and restaurants.
  • The University is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, staff networks and a multi-faith space to support staff from different background 

    As part of our commitment to providing an inclusive working environment, consideration is given to all requests for job share or flexible working arrangements.

    Please note that CVs are not accepted in place of the application form.

    Interviews may take place remotely via Microsoft Teams. Further guidance will be provided to candidates who progress to interview stage.

    Please note that this vacancy may close early if a large volume of applications are received to ensure that we can meet the above timescales. Any applications currently in progress at this time will be notified and given the opportunity to complete their application prior to closure.

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