UNIVERSITY OF GREENWICH

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Higher Education Learning and Teaching

Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
£33,199 to £58,089 plus £3640 London weighting per annum
Posted
06 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
21 Mar 2019
Ref
003-GLT-E
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Greenwich Learning & Teaching (GLT)

Location:      Greenwich
Salary:      £33,199 to £58,089 plus £3640 London weighting per annum
Contract Type:      Permanent
Closing Date:      Thursday 21 March 2019
Interview Date:      To be confirmed

Greenwich Learning and Teaching (GLT) fosters learning and teaching excellence across the university by offering co-ordinated leadership and support of quality assurance and enhancement; a portfolio of development activity; and a forum for staff and student engagement with the learning and teaching agenda. The Lecturer in HE Learning and Teaching contributes to the academic and curriculum development activities of GLT, as well as cross-disciplinary activities such as the quality enhancement of programmes and institutional innovation projects, according to your areas of specialism and competence. An appointment as Senior Lecturer will be made where the candidate has made a substantive original contribution to the field of HE learning and teaching, and will involve additional management and leadership responsibilities as appropriate to the role; an appointment as Associate Professor will be for candidates with an inter/national profile in the field and will normally involve institutional-level responsibilities.

Duties and responsibilities will typically include:

You will undertake the normal range of responsibilities for academic staff on the learning and teaching pathway, including relevant teaching, scholarship and development activities in GLT and the wider university. If appointed as Senior Lecturer, the role holder will assume lead responsibility for one or more areas of GLT activity as outlined above. If appointed as Associate Professor, the role holder will normally assume strategic responsibility for part of GLT’s portfolio - for example leading and coordinating the suite of provision relating to staff development or curriculum development, and supervising associated teams.

You will have demonstrable experience of effective teaching in HE including curriculum design and development; a comprehensive understanding of the scholarship of learning and teaching, and of developments and trends in HE learning and teaching; and a strong understanding and experience of supporting the development of staff who teach and support learning HE. You will have excellent communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills; scholarship, research and evaluation skills; and an ability to model good practices in learning and teaching to staff and students across the university. She will hold a PhD, PGCertHE, and Fellow (or Senior/Principal Fellow) of the HEA or equivalent. Candidates for Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor will additionally have a track record of effective academic leadership, and of contributing to the scholarship of learning and teaching (including publications and grant capture), in a relevant area.

For informal enquiries please contact Dr Clare Saunders, University Director of Learning and Teaching, at c.saunders@greenwich.ac.uk or on 020 8331 8930.

We are looking for people who can help us deliver our mission of transforming lives through inspired teaching and research, through our values.

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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