Lecturer in Drama
Faculty: Faculty of Sport, Allied Heath and Performance Studies
Job Title: Lecturer in Drama - Acting
Hours: 36 hours a week (1 FTE)
Starting Salary: £39,152 per annum
Annual Leave: 35 days per annum as well as Bank Holidays and University Closure Days
St Mary’s University are looking to appoint a 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 degree.
We are seeking a world class Acting Tutor with extensive experience of conservatoire actor training to teach across our undergraduate and post-graduate Drama programmes and to contribute to their on-going development and management in a blended learning context. They will have extensive links and networks within the theatre industry and, amongst other duties, prepare students for our annual graduate showcase. The successful candidate will be an outstanding classroom practitioner and tutor with a real understanding of student-centered learning as well as specialist knowledge in a combination of the following areas:
- Acting for Stage, TV, Film and Radio.
- Theatre Direction. - Digital Performance.
- Movement and Voice.
- Employment in the Theatre, TV and Film industries.
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 more information about the role and for details on how to apply please click here.
Closing date for applications is 11.59 pm on Friday 4th December 2020
Interview date Tuesday 15th December 2020