Job offer in england Lecturer in Dietetics at University of Plymouth

Faculty of Health & Human Sciences

The School of Health Professions is looking for a dynamic, highly motivated and enthusiastic dietitian to join the BSc (Hons) Dietetic programme as a Lecturer in Dietetics. You will support teaching and learning in the area of Dietetics to students on this 3 year BSc (Hons) Dietetic programme at the University of Plymouth. You will promote academic quality and high standards of learning and teaching to support evidence based dietetic practice. You will be a graduate Dietitian with substantial experience in dietetics.

This post is based at the School of Health Professions, Peninsula Allied Health Centre Derriford Road, University of Plymouth. We offer a broad range of allied health profession programmes from Undergraduate to Masters and Doctorate level and provide plenty of opportunities for collaborative inter-professional working.

This vacancy will involve working with children and/or vulnerable adults and any appointment will be subject to receipt of clearance for the Protection of Children from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

For job description and further information on how to apply please visit

For and informal discussion or to find out more about the role please contact:

Dr Avril Collinson                                          

Academic Lead BSc (Hons) Dietetics     


Tel: 01752 588848

Dr Tracey Parkin

Programme Lead BSc (Hons) Dietetics


Tel: 01752 588827

Closing date: Midnight Sunday 30th September 2018                                

Interview date: Interviews are expected to take 15th October 2018

Candidates invited for interview will be asked to deliver a presentation entitled ‘Research informed teaching in Dietetics’.

This is a fixed term position working 22.2 hours per week for 12 months due to funding.

The University of Plymouth is committed to equality of opportunity, promoting a diverse and inclusive culture, demonstrated through our commitment to the gender equality Athena SWAN Charter and as a Stonewall diversity champion. All applications will be judged solely on merit, however, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently under-represented in the workforce, for example black and minority ethnic groups.

University of Plymouth holds a TEF (Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework) Silver by the Office for Students.

University of Plymouth has been recognised by Bloomberg as one of the 50 best UK employers for 2016.


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