Senior Lecturer, Education, Early Childhood

Location
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary
£49,772 to £55,998
Posted
05 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Lecturer, Education, Early Childhood
Ref: 13551

Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
£49,772 to £55,998 
Permanent
Based in Milton Keynes 

We are seeking to appoint a member of staff at Senior Lecturer status to teach and lead developments in the discipline of Early Childhood as Programme Leader.

You will lead and manage a small team of lecturers involved in the development and presentation of curriculum in Early Childhood.  You will lead on curriculum development, module design, and teaching and learning practice advancing scholarship and research. You will be involved in developing new areas of business in the four Nations, and in relation to higher level apprenticeships. These will entail continuing external relationships with employers. 

You will have a doctorate in a relevant discipline with an excellent understanding of early childhood policy, research and practice based on first-hand knowledge of settings and working in higher education. You will have experience in using information and communications technology to enhance learning. You will have an excellent command of written and spoken English, and will be used to communicating, mainly though writing, to a variety of audiences and in a range of contexts.

Closing date: 5.00pm on 12 May 2017

For detailed information and how to apply go to www3.open.ac.uk/employment, or call Helen Jackman on 01908 332247 or e-mail WELS-Recruitment@open.ac.uk quoting the reference number.
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