Lecturer Fixed Term in School of Political Science & Sociology (Social Work Practice Learning Coordinator) National University of Ireland Galway, School of Political Science and Sociology Ireland

Lecturer Fixed Term in School of Political Science & Sociology (Social Work Practice Learning Coordinator) (Part Time 0.5 FTE)

Applications are sought for the post of Social Work Practice Learning Coordinator for the MA in Social Work (MSW) at NUI Galway. The Masters in Social Work is offered as a postgraduate programme with the School of Political Science and Sociology in the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies. There is an intake of 20 students per annum and students spend a full semester on placement in each year. The Practice Learning Coordinator must be a qualified social worker, eligible for registration with CORU. A Masters level qualification (or equivalent) is required. The applicant must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in Social work practice.

Experience of practice teaching or teaching in a Third Level institution or training in a social work organisation is essential. The Practice learning coordinator will have lead responsibility for the organisation, support and management of practice learning placements for social work students per annum. In addition, the coordinator will contribute to design and delivery teaching programmes for Practice Learning Preparation and Review for students with particular emphasis on the CORU Domains of Practice.

See Job Description for more details about the post.

See http://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/political-science-and-sociology/postgraduate-programmes/socialworkma/ for more details about the Social Work Programme and the School

For informal discussion contact: Dr Michelle Millar, Head of School of Political Science and Sociology. Email: Michelle.millar@nuigalway. Telephone: 091 49 2990 / 49 3634

Additional information on the School is available at: https://www.nuigalway.ie/colleges-and-schools/arts-social-sciences-and-celtic-studies/political-science-and-sociology/


€37,602 to €58,360 p.a. (Pro Rata 0.5FTE)
(applicable to new entrants effective from January, 2011)


(This appointment will be made on the Lecturer Fixed Term scale in line with current Government pay policy)


Closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (Irish Time) on Friday 3rd August 2018. It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.


Important Note To Applicants : It is anticipated that shortlisted candidates will be interviewed on Tuesday 28th August 2018 .


Garda vetting will apply.


Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation.

Further details are available at www.djei.ie


For more information and Application Form please see website: http://www.nuigalway.ie/about-us/jobs/ Applications should be submitted online.


Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon University approval, together with the terms of the Employment Control Framework for the higher education sector.


National University of Ireland Galway is an equal opportunities employer.

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