Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Policing

Ormskirk, Lancashire
£34,189 to £51,630
22 May 2019
End of advertisement period
20 Jun 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Full Time

Law & Criminology
Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Policing

Location: Ormskirk
Salary: £34,189 to £51,630 per annum
Post Type: Full Time
Reference: EHT1123-0519
Number of Positions: 2

Your discipline. Your passion. Our success, together. 

About You 
A background and experience in Policing with professional policing qualifications is essential to make a significant contribution to the delivery of our new BSc (Hons) in Professional Policing and our BA (Hons) in Policing, contributing to the delivery of our modules in at least two of the following areas of policing; Digital Policing and Cyber Crime, Information and Intelligence, Policing the Roads and Response Policing. You will also be expected to cover other areas of our core curriculum including Core Policing Skills and Introduction to Law and Policing, depending on your areas of expertise and experience. 

An established or promising research profile in Policing and very good teaching experience on undergraduate Policing programmes is essential. You will be an enthusiastic and friendly professional with excellent communication and interpersonal skills coupled with a commitment to providing an excellent student experience.

About the Role
The posts arise from our wish to strengthen and further develop the research and teaching capacity to support the delivery of our established and growing undergraduate degree in Policing and our new undergraduate Professional Policing programme.  

We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.

From the moment you join us you have the opportunity to enhance your skills. We offer various routes for progression, a range of specialist development sessions and academic development opportunities along with an award winning and comprehensive staff health & wellbeing programme (HR Excellence Awards 2017). This means you will receive a full academic induction, be enrolled if appropriate on our PGCTHE, benefit from the Edge Hill University CPD scheme (UKPSF) and our annual University Learning and Teaching day all to support your professional development. 

This is just a taste of what we are able to offer you at Edge Hill University.

About Us
“A great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year” – Times Higher Education. 

We are recognised for our outstanding achievements in student satisfaction, staff engagement, graduate employment and innovation as well as our strengthening research profile, investment and growth. The Times Higher ‘University of the Year’ award also celebrated our distinct role in “transforming lives” – reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.

The University has been ranked Best University Workplace (Times Higher Education 2015), judged Best UK Employer (European Business Awards 2016) and highly commended in Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2017 for Workplace of the Year.

Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact: Professor George Talbot, Pro Vice Chancellor (Arts and Sciences) at Talbotg@edgehill.ac.uk 

At Edge Hill University we value the benefits a rich and diverse workforce brings to our community and therefore welcome applications from all sections of society

Closing Date: Thursday 20 June 2019

To apply please visit: https://jobs.edgehill.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?id=1658&forced=1