Lecturer in Physiotherapy

£41,732 - £46,974
Town/City Ipswich IP4 1QJ
Payment type Pro rata
Region East of England
Contract type Permanent contract
Closing date
Hours Part-time
Job reference 4181
Type of employer Private provider
Name of employer University of Suffolk

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Vacancy details

Lecturer in Physiotherapy - X2 posts

Permanent, Part time, 22.2 hours per week

Band 6 - £41,732 to £46,974 per annum, pro rata

About the Post

The School of Allied Health Sciences at the University of Suffolk is looking to appoint two dynamic and experienced physiotherapists to join our expanding Physiotherapy team due to an increase in student numbers. The post holders will be part of the lecturing team that will deliver the University’s new physiotherapy provision (launched in September 2022).

Our physiotherapy provision is housed within our brand-new health and well-being building and represents a further expansion of our thriving School of Allied Health Sciences.

About You

The post holders will possess significant specialist clinical and/or educational experience in the field of physiotherapy and will have experience of working with students. We are looking to recruit forward thinking and innovative physiotherapists who are eager to embrace this unique opportunity to shape physiotherapy undergraduate education in Suffolk and complement our expanding team. The post holders will also support the University’s mission to make a major contribution to health and wellbeing of people in the region and to make a positive impact on society.

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.


- Generous annual leave entitlement of 25 days for Bands 1-4 and 30 days for Bands 5 and above, plus 8 bank holidays and any university closure days.
- Agile and flexible working, including family friendly policies.
- We offer a competitive pension scheme through USS.
- Staff discounts at a number of local amenities.
- Discounted membership at various Ipswich Fit sites: unlimited access to gyms, swimming lanes, fitness classes and discounted racket sports.
- We offer up to a 100% fee waiver for staff approved to study a UoS undergraduate or postgraduate course, subject to a set of criteria and conditions.
- Cycle to Work scheme.
- Electric vehicle salary sacrifice.
- Wellbeing programmes.
- Staff recognition annual awards.

Please refer to the full job description for further details on this new opportunity or for an informal discussion, please contact Professor Ruth Strudwick, Head of Allied Health Professions.

Closing date: Friday 24 May 2024
Interview date: Wednesday 5 June 2024

We are a values driven organisation, committed to ensuring we remain a beacon for aspiration and achievement, while providing a great environment to work and study. We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community and we encourage applications from under-represented groups.

We believe sustainability is fundamental to our culture and our business as usual working practice, and are commitment to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), whilst actively addressing resource usage and climate and biodiversity degradation. We are seeking passionate individuals who share this commitment, aligning with our strategic initiatives and procedures to drive positive change and contribute to a more sustainable future.

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