Job Details

Lecturer Practitioner / Senior Lecturer Practitioner in Ophthalmic Dispensing

Faculty/Professional Service:
Faculty of Science and Engineering
£33,199-£48,677 p.a. pro rata

About Anglia Ruskin University:

Anglia Ruskin is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and one of the largest universities in the East of England.

About the role:

The Department of Vision and Hearing Sciences is a leading provider of optometric and ophthalmic dispensing education in the UK. With state of the art teaching and clinical facilities and a history of innovation, we seek forward thinking individuals to help us continue our record of success by appointing a number of new part-time, teaching focussed roles in ophthalmic dispensing. 

You’ll be a General Optical Council (GOC) registered Dispensing or Contact Lens Optician with the ability to supervise undergraduate trainee dispensing opticians. You’ll have successful experience as a practising dispensing/contact lens optician. We’re especially interested to hear from applicants with specialist experience in contact lenses, visual optics or low vision, though interests in other related areas are also welcomed. 

It is expected that interviews will take place on 20/3/19 

Informal enquiries to Dr Keziah Latham, Head of Department at  

For further information about the department please visit our website 

Closing date: 24 February 2019

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We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package. Visit our benefits page for full details.

We value diversity at Anglia Ruskin University and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working. 

Guidance Notes:

For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person Specification below. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification.  

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