Job offer in Ireland Lecturer B Above the Bar in Nursing at MediaVest

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the post of Lecturer B Above the Bar in Nursing.  The successful candidate must be a Registered Public Health Nurse, a Registered General Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland or be eligible for registration, and have proven, relevant public health nursing experience. The candidate will ideally have experience of teaching and assessing clinical skills, experience of curriculum development or other relevant experience, have project management or equivalent experience, good IT skills, evidence of research activity and publication and able to work effectively as part of a team. 

Working as part of a team, the successful candidate will be required to engage in teaching and assessment activities in general but with a particular emphasis on public health nursing.  They will be required to teach a wide range of clinical and communication skills to students, using a range of strategies, for example, demonstration repeat demonstration, simulators (low and high fidelity) and simulated patients.  They will contribute to the development of skills focused curriculum content, learning resources and competency assessment tools.  Examples of the latter could include handouts, videos or other interactive materials.  They will have responsibility for assessing and managing the assessment of students’ clinical competency in skill laboratories using, for example, OSCE.  The successful candidate will take responsibility for ensuring teaching and assessment is of high quality and evidence based across programmes.  This includes providing training and support to academic staff if required. They are expected to engage in relevant research and other forms of scholarly activity, including publication in peer reviewed journals. 

For informal enquiries, please contact Dr. Georgina Gethin  

Additional information on the School is available at:

Salary: At Lecturer Above the Bar  €64,327  –  €83,068  per annum.

(This appointment will be made on the Lecturer Above the Bar scale in line with current Government pay policy)

Closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (Irish Time) on Friday, 16th August 2019.  It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.

Garda vetting may apply.

Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation.

Further details are available at

For more information and Application Form please see website: Applications should be submitted online.

Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon University approval, together with the terms of the Employment Control Framework for the higher education sector.

National University of Ireland Galway is an equal opportunities employer.


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