UNIVERSITY COLLEGE BIRMINGHAM

Lecturer in Strength and Conditioning

Location
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Salary
£33,199 - £37,345 p.a. with an opportunity to progress to £40,792
Posted
27 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
15 Apr 2019
Ref
A59
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Salary £33,199 - £37,345 p.a. with an opportunity to progress to £40,792
Contract Type Full-time, permanent
Closing Date 15-04-2019 12 Midday
Support/Academic/Management Academic

UCB are seeking to recruit an individual with a background comprising relevant industry experience, coupled with experience of supporting learning, to join our teaching team as a Lecturer in Strength and Conditioning, within the School of Sport and Creative Services.  

The School is experiencing a growth period, with a number of new sports programmes and facilities in recent years.  A new Strength and Conditioning teaching facility, with Human Performance lab, will open in 2019/20. This facility includes power racks, integrated force plates, sled track and 36m running track in addition to a range of supporting equipment.  

The successful candidate will provide expertise and the ability to teach across a range of subject areas, which may include: Anatomy; Biomechanics; Nutrition; Olympic Lifting; Physiology; Research.

UCB is supportive of continuous professional development, including the achievement of a recognised teaching qualification, if not already held.

Staff benefits include 50 days’ paid leave per year, excellent staff development opportunities, pension scheme and a private healthcare policy.

Note for applicants:

All applicants for employment at the University will be expected to demonstrate an understanding of the principles of Safeguarding and the PREVENT agenda in the context of further and higher education. 

Closing date: Monday 15 April 2019 at noon  

First stage interview: TBC  

Final stage interview: TBC

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