Senior Lecturer – BA (Hons) Filmmaking

Leeds, West Yorkshire (GB)
£37,706 - £41,212 per annum (£22,624 - £24,727 pro rata)
29 May 2018
End of advertisement period
24 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Senior Lecturer – BA (Hons) Filmmaking 
Salary: £37,706 - £41,212 per annum (£22,624 - £24,727 pro rata)
Hours: Part Time (0.6 FTE)
Contract: Permanent

Leeds Arts University is the only specialist arts university in the North of England. We have contributed significantly to the development of arts education for over 170 years, and have developed a national and international reputation based on the achievements of our students and staff. Leeds Arts University has been formally recognised as the new title for Leeds College of Art, after being granted full university status by the Privy Council.

The BA (Hons) Filmmaking is a new course commencing in September 2018. This is an exciting time to join the course team, as you will have the opportunity to make a distinct contribution to this ambitious new course. Your ideas, talent and enthusiasm will be promoted and encouraged as you play an important role in helping to shape and develop the course and engage students through creative learning experiences.

The main focus on the role will be to lead, develop, deliver, support and assess practice based Filmmaking modules across the course, working as part of the course team. You will be expected to have a specialist understanding of contemporary filmmaking practices and the ability to effectively communicate this knowledge to students.

You will also contribute skills and experience to building an external profile with employers, film and cinema events and exhibitors. Working individually and as a member of a team you will be expected to deliver teaching within a variety of settings including lectures, seminars, studio and location based workshops, peer reviews and individual tutorials.

The successful candidate will have a Master’s degree in a relevant subject, be able to demonstrate extensive specialist filmmaking skills and support critical thinking and reflective practice. You will be required to engage with the University’s research agenda.

Full details of the essential and desirable criteria for this role can be found in the job description.

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Please note we do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies for this position.

Closing date: Sunday 24th June 2018 at 11.59pm 

Interview date: Friday 6th July 2018

Leeds Arts University is committed to pursuing equality of opportunity and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all learners and expect our staff to share this commitment.