Assistant Professor in Physiotherapy

University of Nottingham Department of Physiotherapy Education

Teaching Associate/Assistant Professor in Physiotherapy

Closing Date
Wednesday, 14th April 2021
Job Type
Physiotherapy Education
£30942 to £49553 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience (Assistant Professor minimum £36,914). Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance

The School of Health Sciences (SHS) at the University of Nottingham, one of the four Schools in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, provides a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the fields of nursing, midwifery, physiotherapy, sport rehabilitation and for the allied health professions. 

The University of Nottingham provides a structure for people to thrive, feel supported, valued and that their health, safety and wellbeing is being managed (including mental wellbeing). 

The aim and purpose of the School of Health Sciences “is to educate and nurture the best and brightest students who will go on to transform the lives of individuals and communities locally, nationally and internationally”. 

The School is seeking to appoint an Teaching Associate or Assistant Professor to support the teaching and related activities in the undergraduate and post graduate Physiotherapy programmes, and to engage in research related to physiotherapy, neurology, physical activity or rehabilitation. The focus for teaching will include the theory and practice of neurorehabilitation and long-term conditions. Candidates are invited to apply who have evidence of teaching in Higher Education settings, a Higher Degree is essential, or a PhD desirable in a relevant subject, and teaching interests in neurology and rehabilitation. The post holder will be engaged in research and will be supported to further develop their research profile. 

This is a permanent post. Hours of work are full-time (36.25 hours per week); however applications are also welcome from candidates wishing to work part-time (minimum 29 hours per week). Please specify in your application if you wish to work part-time and the number of preferred hours. Job share arrangements may be considered.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to the Professional Lead for Physiotherapy & Sport Rehabilitation, Kirsty Hyndes via email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

Further information about the School of Health Sciences is available at

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