Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Costume Design and Making

Location
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (GB)
Salary
£32,004 - £46,924
Posted
20 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Costume Design and Making 1.0FTE
Post Ref No: D0453
College: College of Art, Architecture, Design and Humanities
School/Department: School of Art & Design, Visual Arts Department
Salary:  £32,004 - £46,924
Grade: H/I
Campus: City Site

The School of Art and Design offers an impressive portfolio of courses covering the full spectrum of art and design specialisms. Renowned for the quality of our teaching and research, we offer a vibrant atmosphere that encourages creativity, as well as academic excellence.

The School places great emphasis on being outward looking and continues to provide students with a specialist art and design education whilst recognising the importance of synergies between art and design practice, industry and contemporary society.

As well as maintaining currency within subject specialisms, members of staff are supported in their development as professional educators through the provision of programmes for staff development, and through personal scholarship and research.

We are seeking a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer to lead the BA (Hons) Costume Design and Making course. Within this role you will be responsible for academic management and curriculum development and will be required to teach and supervise on both Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses within Design for Performance in the Department of Visual Arts.

As a strong communicator, committed to leading the course in delivering high quality education within the subject area, you will have an in depth understanding of Costume Design and Making principles and practice and its application in a broader contemporary context.

You will be required to contribute to the continual development of the Visual Arts Department and serve on School-wide committees as assigned by the Head of Department.

You will also contribute to the research and practice of Design for Performance and demonstrate a proven record of research outcomes and scholarly activity.

Experience in one or more of the following would be an advantage:

  • Current practices in industry - Costume design/Costume making/Theatre design
  • Relevant teaching in Higher Education
  • Academic management e.g. course, module, short programme
  • Knowledge and understanding of relevant theory, history and contextual studies.

Candidates must be educated to a minimum of Degree level in Costume Design and Making or an equivalent subject and are required to complete Higher Education Academy Level 2 Professional Recognition, HEA Fellow (if not already held) within 3 years of appointment.

To submit an online application for this position, please visit www.ntu.ac.uk/vacancies

Closing date – 26th May 2017
Interview date – 12th June 2017


If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Pip Spoerry, Head of Department of Visual Arts, on philippa.spoerry@ntu.ac.uk  or telephone 0115 848 8477, or Jayne Harvey, Principal Lecturer Design for Performance, on jayne.harvey@ntu.ac.uk  or telephone  0115 848 6595.
Applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK will be considered alongside other applications. However, candidates who require sponsorship cannot be appointed if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EEA applicant is available due to the UK Visas & Immigration requirements. For further information on this please visit the UK Visas & Immigration website.