Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering
Location: Docklands Campus
Salary: Lecturer starting from £44,577 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
Senior Lecturer starting from £51,030 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
Post Type: Full Time
Post Type: Permanent
Closing Date: Thursday 05 October 2023
University of East London
We’re the University of East London (UEL) founded in 1898 and proud to change lives through education. Our goal is to advance industry 5.0 careers-first education and provide a clear path to the jobs and opportunities of the future. We’re committed to driving diversity in the 5.0 talent pipeline, working in partnership to promote talent wherever it is found and crafting a balanced, inclusive, and green future.
The School of Architecture, Computing and Engineering is an award-winning, multidisciplinary hub that offers a groundbreaking education built on outstanding applied research and encouraging customer relationships that crafts the lives of our communities locally and globally. The School has a proud history of offering industry driven and career-focused vocational courses, from architecture, art and design, computing and digital technologies, construction and surveying, to a range of engineering disciplines. Over the past 125 years, the School has produced tens of thousands of graduates of a very diverse background, with an estimated over 15,000 professionals currently playing key roles in industry and businesses, making significant contribution to national economies in the UK and across the world.
About the Job
The position is based within the Department of Engineering and Construction (E&C). The department delivers over thirty undergraduate, postgraduate, degree apprenticeship and professional doctorate courses including sustainable energy engineering, product design engineering, railway engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, aeronautical engineering, engineering management, biomedical engineering, general engineering, intelligent transport planning engineering, quantity surveying and commercial management, structural engineering, construction management, surveying etc., covering two flagship cluster areas of Engineering (ENG) and Construction, Transportation and Logistics (CTL).
As an expert in this field, you will deliver lectures, workshops, seminars, tutorials, and practical sessions including site visits and field schemes. In addition to preparing teaching materials to conduct assessments in accordance with UEL’s quality standards, you will contribute to the School’s vibrant research and/or knowledge transfer activities which include acquiring research grants and funding.
Here at UEL we understand it’s about more than just a salary. It’s about the entire package on offer along with our excellent work environment and inclusive culture. We know the market rates for this vacancy and will offer a genuinely competitive salary DEO.
We care deeply about your wellbeing and our benefits includes: 20% pension (4% from you, 16% from us), 25 days holiday (plus 3 days closure over Christmas) plus bank holidays, hybrid working for most positions, and we’re always open to consider flexible working arrangements. We have a shared success bonus of £4,250 pa, subsidised gym membership, 3 times base salary life assurance, a cashback healthcare scheme and wide variety of other generous benefits including discounts on; Apple and Samsung products, holidays, clothing, fitness, lifestyle, dining out and weekly shopping.
UEL is an inclusive equal opportunities employer and are proud of our Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity achievements, including: zero gender pay gap, members of Stonewall and have won Athena Swan awards. We expect all employees of UEL to accept our EDI policy and will not tolerate discrimination in any form.
We're a disability confident employer and value all applications. Please let us know if you require any reasonable accommodations throughout the recruitment process.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Prof Fawad Inam, Head of Engineering and Construction at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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