Senior Clinical Teacher in Optometry, University of Manchester, UK

University of Manchester
Study in:UK
Deadline: 20 Nov 2017

Senior Clinical Teacher in Optometry

Closing Date : 20/11/2017
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Duration : 0.65 FTE – 2,3 or 4 days per week (variable term/out of term)
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Biology, Medicine & Health
School/Directorate : School of Health Sciences
Division : Pharmacy & Optometry
Hours Per week : Part time
Salary : £31,604 to £38,833 per annum, depending on experience
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Job Reference : BM&H-10970

Applications are invited for the part time post of Senior Clinical Teacher to support our teaching in Optometry. You will make a significant teaching contribution to the optometry degree programmes offered by the university: BSc (Hons) in Optometry, and Master of Optometry.  You will deliver teaching through a variety of means including clinical practicals, small group tutorials and ‘e-learning’ initiatives, and will be expected to innovate in each of these areas.  There may also be a requirement to teach on related initiatives such as Continuing Professional Development modules or the taught Master of Science degree in Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences. You will work alongside full-time academics and visiting staff to contribute to all aspects of teaching including course design, development of teaching materials, delivery, assessment and administration.

Applicants must have a degree (or equivalent) in optometry and be currently registered with the General Optical Council to practice in the UK.

The School is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit:

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Dr Catherine Porter

Tel: 0161 306 3798


General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

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