We look for the highest calibre of teaching and professional staff to work at the University College of Osteopathy. Details of any current vacancies are listed on this page.

If you wish to apply, please complete an application and equal opportunities monitoring form and return them to recruitment@uco.ac.uk. We do not accept CVs or incomplete applications.

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Current Vacancies

M.Ost Unit Leader

Functioning Human (L4 & L5)

Permanent Contract: 0.4 FTE , 14 hours per week (PT Weekend Teaching Included)

£46,718 per annum, pro rata

We are looking to appoint a Unit Leader for the Functioning Human unit at Level 4 & 5.

It is an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate to provide high quality, accessible learning material and promote excellence in osteopathic education. The Unit Leader will be expected to manage and conduct assessment development, planning, marking, and moderation. It will also include overall responsibility for unit specific delivery, standards, scheduling, BONE, and curriculum development.

The role will also include some shared teaching responsibilities in the unit. The shared teaching responsibilities would include clinical examination and orthopaedics/rheumatology.

You must have the relevant experience to take on overall responsibility in the delivery and assessment of specific units. Additionally, be able to manage the quality assurance processes and ensure the academic integrity of the units are in line with UCO policies and procedures.

We are looking for an experienced individual who can provide leadership and creativity in this area, to enable the successful development of student osteopaths. A strong professional ethos, underpinned by self-awareness, criticality, and evidence informed approach to healthcare, would be expected in the successful candidate.

If you would like to discuss the role before applying, please contact the Course Leader Patrick Gauthier M.Ost DO ND; Patrick.Gauthier@uco.ac.uk or Mark Waters (Director for Teaching, Learning and Assessment); Mark.Waters@uco.ac.uk

To apply for this position, please complete an application form and return it to recruitment@uco.ac.uk

Closing Date: 13th October 2022

Unit Leader - JD - 2020

Application Form

Internal Application Form

Access Course Unit Teachers

Hours: As & When, Variable (Friday – Saturday)

£21.51 per hour

The UCO are recruiting into the Access Course Programme and are keen to hire lead unit teachers for the following units:

  • Cells and Tissues
  • Human Body Systems
  • Neuro-Endocrine Control Systems

The role holder will be required to teach a selection of classes and complete the associated assessments. You will have responsibility for ensuring that the unit is delivered in line with the validated course documentation to the highest standards.

It is a fantastic opportunity for an academic to gain knowledge/ experience, including a mix of teaching and learning styles/techniques.

If you would like to discuss the role before applying; please contact Rachel Ives: Rachel.Ives@uco.ac.uk

To apply for this position, please complete an application form and return it to recruitment@uco.ac.uk

Closing Date: 28th September 2022

Access Course Unit Teachers - JD - 2022

Application Form

Internal Application Form