Lecturer in Nursing

University of Leeds School of Healthcare

Lecturer in Nursing (with NMC Independent Nurse Prescribing Qualification)

Are you ready to join an enthusiastic and academically talented team? Do you want to be involved in teaching undergraduate and post graduate students and supervising PhD Students? Are you a registered adult nurse and have a NMC Independent and Supplementary Prescribing for Nurses qualification with the Nursing & Midwifery Council?

The School of Healthcare’s vision is:

‘To optimise the health and wellbeing of communities, families and individuals by generating and disseminating knowledge through the highest quality health and social care professional education and applied health and social care research’

As a Lecturer in Nursing with an NMC Independent and Supplementary Prescribing qualification for Nurses you will have the opportunity to contribute to our teaching portfolio and work primarily in the post-graduate module on Independent and Supplementary Prescribing for Nurses and Midwives within the Master’s in Advanced Practice programme. You will also have the opportunity to teach on the undergraduate nursing programme, which will focus upon theoretical and practice elements of the fundamentals of nursing practice.

As a Lecturer in Nursing you will have a Masters’ degree in a related discipline and some recent experience of teaching students and / or professional groups. You will also have current registration on the NMC Professional Register with some post qualifying clinical experience, and be registered with the NMC as an Independent and Supplementary Prescriber for Nurses with some post qualifying prescribing experience.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Paula Mayo – Academic Unit Director (hiring manager)


If you would like to speak to with Paula Mayo, please contact Nicola Sherbourne-Wilson who will set up a call via Microsoft Teams:


The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. The School of Healthcare holds the Silver award. We are committed to being an inclusive school that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.

Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service: Faculty of Medicine & Health
School/Institute: School of Healthcare
Section: Institute of Adult, Child and Mental Health Nursing
Category: Academic
Grade: Grade 7 to Grade 8
Salary: £33,797 to £49,553 p.a. pro rata
50% full time equivalent
Post Type: Part Time
Contract Type: Fixed Term (2 years)
Release Date: Monday 11 January 2021
Closing Date: Monday 01 February 2021
Interview Date: Tuesday 16 February 2021
Reference: MHHEA1171