Course Leader BA (Hons) Hair, Make-up and Prosthetics for Performance

London (GB)
£43,961- £52,965 pa
17 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
23 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Course Leader BA (Hons) Hair, Make-up and Prosthetics for Performance
Permanent, full-time
Salary: £43,961- £52,965 pa
College/Service: London College of Fashion
Location: London College of Fashion - Lime Grove

Why choose us?:

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

London College of Fashion is extremely proud to be a global leader in fashion education, research and consultancy. Much of its success is down to its dedicated employees, and you will play an important role in shaping future creative professionals, and impact on the future of so many creative industries.

The Role:

In this key role you will be responsible for the academic leadership and management of the BA (Hons) Hair, Make-up and Prosthetics for Performance Course. This includes the day to day management of all areas of learning, teaching and assessment of students as well as managing the resources allocated. You will contribute to, and lead on the process of course development, modifications, validation and review by the University in liaison with relevant Deans.

With a relevant degree or equivalent industry experience, you will have the ability to lead the professional development of the subject area, Hair, Make-up and Prosthetics for Performance. Your extensive industry experience should include working within the Performance Industry such as TV, Film or Theatre.  The ideal candidate will have experience in teaching in Higher Education and have an in-depth knowledge of some of the following areas, Hair and/or Make-up and/or Prosthetics, from design, script breakdown, sculpting, mould making, wig making, hair cutting and styling, make-up and/or prosthetic application.

There will be an extended selection process.

Your Profile:

You will be a clear, confident communicator able to adapt your communication style to suit the audience. You will have strong IT skills and the ability to build productive working relationships between teams. You will have the ability to motivate and develop team members’ abilities by encouraging contribution to common goals. The successful post holder will be a keen problem solver with excellent analytical skills to identify problems and take action to prevent the recurrence of them.

If you have any queries about this role, you may contact the LCF Staffing Team at

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Closing date: 23 October 2016, 23:55pm.

University of the Arts London aims to be an equal opportunities employer embracing diversity in all areas of activity and UAL positively welcomes applications from black and minority ethnic staff who are currently underrepresented at this level.