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Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy (Ref 076)

Salary range: 
£42,972 to £51,034

1.0 FTE – Permanent 

The School of Health and Sports Sciences at the University of Suffolk is looking to appoint a dynamic and experienced Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy to work with the Dean of School and Associate Deans in leading the development of the University’s new physiotherapy provision (due to launch in September 2022). 

The post holder will work with internal and external stakeholders to lead in the composition of a new and innovative physiotherapy curriculum, secure placement capacity and play an active role in establishing a new lecturing team in this specialism.   Our physiotherapy provision will be housed in our brand-new health and well-being building (due to open in Spring 2022) and will represent a further expansion of our thriving Health and Sports Sciences School. 

The post holder will possess significant experience of working in an HE setting and in curriculum development. They will also have a proactive attitude, be able to lead a team and successfully engage with a range of stakeholders.  We are seeking highly motivated and talented candidates, who will not only make the most of opportunities provided by our School, but also help to develop new opportunities in research and teaching. 

Closing date:             Friday 12 February 2021                       

Interview date:         Thursday 25th February 2021


We are actively committed to growing and supporting a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all backgrounds and communities. We particularly welcome applications from black and ethnic minority candidates and from candidates with a disability who are currently under-represented within our workforce. 

We consider flexible working requests for all our vacancies.

Closing date: 
Friday, February 12, 2021 - 17:00

How to apply:

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  2. Fill in the Application Cover Sheet
  3. Fill in the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form
  4. Attach a curriculum vitae and a covering letter setting out clearly how you meet the essential and desirable criteria for the post

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