Senior Lecturer in Drama, Specialism Acting

Twickenham, London
£42,036 per annum
06 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Education, Humanities & Social Sciences

Responsible to:                     Head of Drama
Hours:                                    1.0 FTE                     
Starting Salary:                     £42,036 per annum
Annual Leave:                       35 days per annum
Term:                                      Permanent

St Mary’s University are looking to appoint a Senior Lecturer in Drama to work with our team in supporting the performance work across the Drama programmes.

Drama St Mary's aims to prepare its graduates for the rigour of the Theatre profession. Our undergraduate programmes currently offer students the opportunity to train as actors through our specialised BA Acting pathway

We are seeking a world class Acting tutor with industry experience, to teach across our undergraduate and post-graduate Drama programmes, and to contribute to their on-going development and management. The successful candidate will have a postgraduate degree in a relevant discipline, be an outstanding classroom practitioner, and have a real understanding of student centered learning as well as specialist knowledge in a combination of the following areas:

  • Acting for Theatre, TV, Film and Radio.
  • Devising and Physical Theatre
  • Directing
  • Movement and Voice
  • Employment in the Theatre, TV and Film industries.

Application Instructions:

To apply please complete an application via our Job Vacancies web page at:

As part of your application you will need to upload a CV and letter of intent by the specified closing date.  In addition to explaining your interest in and suitability for the post in line with the person specification, your application should also detail why you are applying for the role and why you would like to work at St Mary’s University.

For further information about the role, please click here.

Closing date for applications will be: 25th November 2018

Interview date is to be confirmed.