Lecturer in Accounting (HE)
Salary: £37,099 - £41,732 per annum
Contract Type: Permanent, Full-time
Closing Date: 06-10-2023 12 Midday
Are you ready to embark on an exhilarating journey with the UCB Business School? We are looking for a Lecturer in Accounting who not only imparts knowledge but also ignites inspiration in our students. A centre of vocational learning and professional development for over 120 years, we take pride in sculpting the future of budding professionals, and we're seeking a lecturer who's driven by a passion for teaching, nurturing student growth, and leaving an indelible mark on lives.
Amidst our expanding student community and ever-evolving academic landscape, this is a fantastic time to become part of the University College Birmingham team. In 2022, we entered a unique collaborative partnership with the University of Warwick. Ranked eighth among UK universities in the Guardian University Guide 2023 and ninth in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023, Warwick are committed to partnering with us on a full range of projects which will enhance student and staff opportunity.
At UCB, we're not just a University; we're a bridge to industry. We're dedicated to fostering connections between our students and business leaders, and we're eager to welcome someone who shares this vision. So while a suitable academic or professional qualification is of course essential, we would particularly welcome applications from candidates with professional experience in either an accounting practice or a business setting who can translate practical know-how into cutting-edge, interactive, and engaging lessons for our learners.
As an institution, we invest in our team members, offering ample opportunities for professional growth. If you don’t currently have a teaching qualification, we will support you to achieve one, and you’ll be mentored by experienced teachers who will help you to add classroom skills to your existing professional credibility.
The University has invested £140 million in new teaching and other facilities over the last ten years, including several new campus teaching buildings, which can be seen virtually on our website www.ucb.ac.uk. We are well resourced and committed to the further enhancement of our students’ learning and our colleagues’ professional development.
So, are you ready to inspire, educate, and embark on a transformative journey with us at UCB?
If you are, we’re happy to have an informal discussion about the role. Please contact Paul Massiah – Head of Business and Enterprise –email@example.com
Closing Date - Friday 6 October 2023 at midday
- Generous allocation of annual leave
- 38 days’ paid leave per year
- 12 Bank Holidays & Concessionary Days
- Excellent Teachers’ Pension Scheme
- Employer Contribution – 23.6%
- Subsidised private healthcare provided by Aviva including a Digital GP Service.
- Employee Assistance Programme inclusive of counselling services, financial wellbeing support and bereavement support
- Annual health MOTs with our Registered Nurse
- Excellent staff development opportunities including professional qualification sponsorship
- A variety of salary sacrifice schemes including car, technology and cycle.
- Heavily-subsidised on-site car parking in central Birmingham
- Hybrid working opportunities
- Free on-site gym membership
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.
UCB is an equal opportunities employer.
University College Birmingham is proud to have been voted top in the International category in the prestigious 2023 Whatuni Student Choice Awards. We were also awarded silver in the University of the Year category. The awards are voted for and by students showcasing the incredible relationships we foster here at University College Birmingham between Staff and Students.
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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.
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