Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Sports Coaching/Physical Education

Gloucester, Gloucestershire
06 Dec 2019
End of advertisement period
05 Jan 2020
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Sports Coaching/Physical Education (Maternity Cover)

Lecturer £28,386 - £36,959 per annum

Senior Lecturer £35,828 to £42,930 per annum

37 hours a week

Fixed Term 1 Year Maternity Cover

Hartpury University has a global reputation for agriculture, animal, equine, sport and veterinary nursing; aiming to provide a unique, high quality experience in a focused and supportive environment, challenging our learners in the pursuit of excellence. We are among the top higher education providers; achieving Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (2017) and ranked within the top five in the UK for postgraduate taught student experience (PTES, 2018).

With significant experience of teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate level within the field of sports coaching/physical education, you will have a relevant postgraduate qualification and be able to demonstrate a willingness to continue to develop your record of practice and scholarship. You will add significant value to our pedagogy curriculum and offer evidence of high quality teaching and learning experiences and research and knowledge exchange activities. Experience of supervising level 8 research will be a distinct advantage.

You should be able to demonstrate your positive impact on this in your application. You will aim for continuous improvement of the student experience and have the skills and experience to contribute to potential postgraduate curriculum development. You will need to have a clear appreciation of the connectivity between theory and practice, and be able to foster industry partnerships to promote this. We pride ourselves on preparing our coaching and physical education students to be highly skilled and research-informed practitioners and we expect you to offer evidence of such standards in your own practice.

We offer excellent benefits including a comprehensive continuous professional development programme, 35 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays, onsite fitness facilities, free onsite parking and lots more.                   
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.  All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring checks along with other relevant employment checks. 

Visit our website www.hartpury.ac.uk to apply online or telephone (01452) 702135 to request documents by post.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 5th December 2019

Interviews will be held on Monday 20th January 2020

Hartpury values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.