Lecturer – Optometry and Ophthalmic Dispensing

University of Central Lancashire Lecturer  Optometry and Ophthalmic Dispensing

Location: Preston, PR1 7BH

Recruiter name: University of Central Lancashire

Role: Lecturer/Academic

Employer type: Academia

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: Full-time

Salary range: £30,000 - £39,999

Recruiter type: Direct employer

Job code: REQ004342

Closing date:

University of Central Lancashire – School of Medicine

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The School of Medicine is developing a Vision Sciences provision area, and an expansion of the capacity is necessary. As the Vision Sciences provision develops and expands, there is a need for staff to assist in the delivery of the programme.

The School wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Optometry and Ophthalmic Dispensing (one Optometrist) to support the development of the Vision Sciences educational provision and assessment of credit bearing courses in this area.

The successful candidate will have experience of teaching in Higher Education alongside experience of commercial CPD/CET delivery. Registration with the General Optical Council is essential as well as a good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant area plus at least two years’ post-registration experience in order to be able to supervise students in the Eye Health Clinic.

Informal enquiries are welcomed - please contact R Lovell-Patel, Academic Lead-Vision Sciences, School of Medicine, via email in the first instance.

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.

Please apply online via www.uclan.ac.uk/jobs or by contacting Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quoting the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form.

Interview date: 15 July.