Lecturer in Physician Associate Education Ref:9896

School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Hours: Part time hours considered up to a maximum of 0.9 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need). 
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom
Contract: permanent 
Reference: 9896
Salary: starting at £43,414 to £51,805 per annum, pro rata 
Placed on: 07 November 2022
Closing date: 06 December 2022.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected interview date: TBC
Expected start date: ASAP


Job description

  • We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Physician Associate (PA)/medical educator to join our dynamic team.
  • The post holder will have high-level responsibility for reviewing course materials and developing new and inclusive content and/or modules, ensuring that course content maps to national curriculum requirements.
  • The post holder may have clinical placement responsibilities, developing relationships with placement providers and increasing the number of placement sites. Some regional travel may be involved.
  • They would develop and support new initiatives, deliver lectures, facilitate communication and clinical examination skills teaching and develop assessment materials as part of their teaching portfolio.
  • The post holder will be involved in selection to the course and take an active role in assessment including examining OSCEs.
  • This is a part time role that could sit alongside a clinical commitment.
  • The MSc in Physician Associate Studies is a highly successful programme that was established in 2016. Our students consistently perform very well in the PA national examinations.

Please contact Kate Bascombe k.bascombe@bsms.ac.uk, Course Lead for informal enquiries.

The University is committed to equality and valuing diversity, and applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine and Mathematics (STEMM) at Sussex.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification Ref 9896 [PDF 92.56KB]

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

Visa Sponsorship Queries:

 This role has been assigned an eligible SOC code however to meet the minimum salary requirement this is dependent on the salary you are offered and/or whether you are eligible for tradeable points. If you require visa sponsorship from the University of Sussex to undertake this role please consult our Skilled Worker Visa information page for further information. If you want further advice on sponsorship eligibility please contact HRCompliance@sussex.ac.uk


How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOC 119.50KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to bsmsrecruitment@sussex.ac.uk  

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as google.docs or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.


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