Senior Lecturer in Business & Management and Tourism Management

Location
London (GB)
Salary
£34,000 - £40,000
Posted
04 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
03 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Lecturer (Full Time)

Reporting to: Academic Director

Subjects of lecturing: Business & Management / Tourism Management

Type: Permanent

Pay rate: £34,000 - £40,000; dependent on experience

UK College of Business and Computing (UKCBC) is an established provider of Higher Education.  The College currently operates from five campuses across London and has a growing student population. 

UKCBC has partnered with Bath Spa University to deliver degree provision in Business and Tourism awards.  This provision is expanding and hence this role will primarily focus on the degree provision, although there may be some requirement to teach and provide support for the college’s HND portfolio.  Our students are Home and EU nationals from a diverse background. 

On this occasion, we are particularly looking for tutors who have an interest in more than one of the following areas: leadership & management; strategic HRM; organisational strategy; business environment; managing sustainability; enterprise & business start-up; events management; dissertation supervision.

The successful candidate may be required to teach across a number of campuses in and around London.

Key responsibilities

  • Deliver high standards of teaching and learning; contributing up to 18 hours of teaching per week.
  • Ensuring timely assessment and feedback to students.
  • Supervise student projects and dissertations
  • Provide learning support and studies advice to students, including maintaining e-learning resources for the module.
  • Contribute to personal professional development programme sessions as timetabled.
  • Module leadership - which includes development of materials for designated modules, ensuring marking is undertaken in a timely fashion and to a high standards, collection of feedback and production of module reports for designated modules and attendance at relevant subject board(s).  Module leaders are also expected to co-ordinate the module team and work alongside counterparts in partner institutions to ensure seamless provision and delivery of modules, where appropriate.
  • Work with other Module Leaders, Programme Leaders and Academic Managers to ensure high standards of teaching and learning are continuously achieved across the programme. 
  • Strive for enhancing student success and satisfaction rates and contribute to institutional success and satisfaction.
  • Undertake internal moderation and other quality assurance requirements.
  • Engage in scholarship as required to support teaching activities and continually update knowledge.  This may include undertaking research and presenting or publishing in relevant media.
  • Participate in staff development activities and the peer observation scheme.
  • Any other duties that may reasonably be requested by the management team in order to meet specific academic and administrative requirements. 

Person Specification

Essential:

  • Minimum Master’s degree in a relevant subject.
  • Minimum two years’ teaching and assessment experience on UK degree programmes.
  • Teaching qualification or be prepared to work towards completion. 
  • Commitment to and understanding of the development of students of diverse backgrounds. 
  • Passionate about teaching and engaging students.
  • Good oral and written communication skills. 
  • A strong determination to pursue an academic career 
  • Ability to work flexibly and adaptably to meet the changing needs of the organisation. 

Desirable:

  • PhD or Professional Doctorate in a relevant subject.
  • Experience as Module Leader or Internal Verifier.
  • Experience in curriculum design and evaluation.
  • Experience teaching Pearson qualifications.
  • Network with relevant employers and industry sector related to the specialism.
  • Experience of teaching at level 6 and/or M level.

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