UNIVERSITY COLLEGE BIRMINGHAM

Lecturer in Sport (FE)

Location
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Salary
£32,348 - £39,745 per annum
Posted
29 Sep 2022
End of advertisement period
14 Oct 2022
Ref
A255
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Salary: £32,348 - £39,745 per annum
Contract Type: Permanent, Full-time
Closing Date: 14-10-2022 12 Midday
Support/Academic/Management: Academic

The UCB sport team are looking to recruit a highly inspiring Sport Lecturer to teach on a range of FE programmes across the school, including BTEC sport and exercise science. 

The ideal candidate will have experience of FE sports as well as relevant industry experience. You will have suitable experience to deliver specialist modules that translate theory into practice in this field and be able to make a significant impact on the career aspirations of our students. Furthermore, you will have the ability to lead or support delivery across a range of modules which are underpinned by sport and exercise therapy e.g., anatomy, sports injuries & sports psychology. You will join an excellent team working to deliver a high-quality educational experience in the Department of Sport and Nutrition.

The successful applicant will also have up-to-date industry knowledge which will be utilised to deliver interactive, innovative, engaging and motivational lessons to our students.

UCB invests in its employees, providing professional development opportunities and will support the completion of a recognised teaching qualification, if not already held.  

Benefits: 

  • 50 days’ paid leave per year (38 days’ annual leave plus 12 bank holiday and concessionary days)
  • Teachers Pension scheme
  • Private healthcare 
  • Excellent staff development opportunities 
  • Salary sacrifice car leasing, tech and cycle schemes 
  • Heavily-subsidised on-site car parking
  • Hybrid Working Opportunities
  • Free Gym Membership 
  • Employee Assistance Programme 

Closing Date - Friday 14 October 2022 at midday.

Standard information:

UCB is an equal opportunities employer.

University College Birmingham is proud to have been voted UK University of the Year in the prestigious 2022 Whatuni Student Choice Awards. We are also the best university for Student Support. The awards are voted for and by students showcasing the incredible relationships we foster here at University College Birmingham between Staff and Students.

UCB has a unique collaborative partnership with the University of Warwick (Ranked sixth in the 2022 Guardian League Tables and named the runner-up in the Times University of the Year 2022 and the Times University of the Year 2022 for Teaching Quality). 

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.

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