NORWICH UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS

Senior Lecturer: BA (Hons) Graphics

Location
Norwich, Norfolk (GB)
Salary
£40,792 to £48,677 per annum
Posted
12 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

NORWICH UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS

SENIOR LECTURER: BA (Hons) Graphics

£40,792 to £48,677 per annum

Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) is a successful and expanding specialist university, offering high-quality education at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Our dynamic, contemporary and creative provision in arts, design, architecture and media is delivered from a unique campus in the heart of the City of Norwich. Teaching at NUA has long been recognised as being of the very highest standard, and this was recently confirmed with the University achieving a Gold Award against the metrics of the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2017. Graduate employability curriculum relevance and creative practice are key factors in our acknowledged success and national profile.

The University is known for its distinctive research and innovation and is a leading contributor to the cultural and economic life of the city and country, and a distinctive, high-quality specialist university educating the future workforce for the creative industries.

We are seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer: Graphics to join the team responsible for this successful and high profile suite of courses at Norwich University of the Arts. The role will involve coordinating, developing and delivering the shared Year 1 programme across the three awards of BA (Hons) Design for Publishing, Graphic Communication and Graphic Design and contributing to teaching on Year 2 and Year 3 as required. You will work within a team of seven full-time academic staff who support the three awards under a single Course Leader.

The successful candidate will be an experienced and committed educator in Graphic Design with an understanding of the needs of students making the transition into Higher Education. You will be able to demonstrate a strong level of organisational skills and the ability to work with colleagues across the university to ensure a high quality student experience.

You have a strong understanding of contemporary Graphic Design and, ideally, a background as a professional designer. You will be familiar with Higher Education recruitment processes and be able to identify successful strategies for working with feeder institutions.

The post holder will be proactive and innovative in their approach to the role with strong team working skills and an ability to contribute to the management of the course in collaboration with the Course Leader and team.

Closing date: Monday 1st October 2018

Interviews will be held on: Friday 19th October 2018

Application packs and further details for the above post are available at https://www.nua.ac.uk/about-nua/work-at-nua/ 

As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from the BAME community who are currently under-represented at this level in this area.  All appointments will be made on merit.