Lecturer in Work-Based Learning and Professional Programmes

London, United Kingdom
05 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: Competitive, dependent on experience
Status: Permanent, Full Time, 37.5 hours per week
Location: Greenwich Campus with flexibility to work across our other campus
Application deadline: 25 August 2017

About the role

Within this role, the successful applicant will be accountable to the Head of Centre for Work-Based Learning and Professional Programmes for lecturing and module leadership on the GSM London’s level three professional programmes and also the work-based learning BSc Professional Management and MSc Professional Leadership. At GSM London, with a diverse range of learners, we face a set of challenges that provide an opportunity to gain a unique range of skills and experience and make a significant contribution to the growth and sustainability of the College and wider community.

 For further information about our level three professional programmes and work-based learning degrees please visit the links below:

 The key responsibilities of this role, as a lecturer and module leader, will be to support the development and delivery of an outstanding student experience across the Centre’s and GSM London’s programmes. You may be responsible for the day to day operational management of module staffing and resources. This will include curriculum development, module leadership, work-based learning facilitation, delivery of teaching, learning and assessment strategy and the assurance and enhancement of academic standards.

 To be successful, you will need to hold a postgraduate qualification in a relevant subject, or equivalent professional qualification or experience or hold a good honours degree and an appropriate professional qualification (if from a professional practice background). Subject or industry knowledge and experience in some of the professional programme areas and some understanding of work-based learning, its pedagogy would be highly desirable. You will possess a proven track record in teaching on and leading modules and recent higher education teaching experience in work-based learning. Some experience of lecturing in a professional subject at level three would be helpful but not essential. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the ability to identify and secure development opportunities for the Department, Faculty or College and contribute to change implementation.

How to apply

To express your interest in this position view the Job description below and submit your completed application form (link below) via email to quoting your name followed by Lecturer WBL (EPPGW-L1) in the subject line.

Application form

 Applicants must include a completed application form addressing the selection criteria under the knowledge, skill and experience requirements section of the Job description.

GSM London are committed to promoting equal opportunities to people regardless of age, gender, religion, belief, race, sexuality or disability. We operate as an employment agency and employment business. Please note you must have the Right to Work in the UK (without Employer sponsorship) to be considered for this role.

Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. 

About GSM London

GSM London is an independent higher education provider that has been delivering degree-level education for over 40 years. We have campuses in Greenwich and Greenford and a study centre at London Bridge. Our partnership with Plymouth University means that our students receive a final qualification/degree awarded by one of the UK’s top modern universities.

 GSM London is genuinely inclusive, helping our diverse student body realise their aspirations whatever their situation or background. We encourage them to have bold dreams and we focus on employability from day one. We currently have around 7,000 students studying for a range of business-related degrees.

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