BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY

Visiting Lecturer in Computing

Location
Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
Salary
Up to £45.14 per hour
Posted
18 Dec 2020
End of advertisement period
18 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Visiting Lecturer in Computing

Computing and Digital Technology


Location:  Birmingham, City Centre Campus
Salary:  Up to £45.14 per hour
Closing Date:  Open Until Filled
Reference:  122020-448

Located in a modern £300m campus in the heart of Birmingham, the School of Computing and Digital Technology is a thriving, vibrant and inspiring learning community, committed to excellence in research, high quality teaching and impactful industrial engagement.

We are looking to recruit a pool of Visiting Lecturers to be available to provide assistance on our popular Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes. 

Building on continuous success in student growth and in sustained advancement of research activities, the school has embarked on a programme of extensive expansion funded by substantial long-term investments. The School is looking to appoint Visiting Lecturers in Computing, Computer Networks and Information Technology for the 2019/2020 academic year. 

The successful candidates should have extensive teaching experience in Computer Science, Networking and Information Technology degrees in higher education at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. 

Candidates must upload a current CV and a covering letter. It is essential that applicants address the following in their cover letter:

  • Areas of expertise
  • Teaching or relevant industrial experience 

In applying for this vacancy you will be submitting your details to a Visiting Lecturer recruitment pool. Please note that Visiting Lecturer posts are part time, fixed term contracts for which a specific amount of hours work will be agreed between you and the Faculty. Visiting Lecturer posts are paid hourly and there are a range of pay rates dependant on the role.

As and when relevant teaching hours become available that your CV and experience are suitable for, you will be contacted by the Faculty directly to discuss in more detail.  Please be aware that you are not guaranteed to hear back from the Faculty. 

Recruitment pools will be closed each year, at which point you will be contacted with an invite to resubmit your details for the following year’s recruitment pool if you would still like to be considered. If you do not reply your stored details will be destroyed in line with our Data Protection Policy

 

 

The University is committed to internationalism and diversity and welcomes applications from all countries, faiths and backgrounds.

It is each individual successful applicants responsibility to ensure that they have permission to work in the UK. Some applicants may require sponsorship from the University and a visa from UKVI to take up the role if successful. More information on this can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/check-uk-visa

Some roles are not capable of sponsorship because they do not meet the UKVI criteria relating to skill and salary level. If you are unsure as to whether you would require sponsorship if successful, or whether the role is capable of sponsorship, please contact us: RTinbox@bcu.ac.uk

Please note on occasions where we receive a large number of applications, we may close the advert ahead of the publicised closing date. If this does happen, we will contact all candidates via email who have started but not yet completed their application, giving 48 hours’ notice.  We would therefore advise that you submit your completed application as soon as possible.

Birmingham City University are an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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