Senior Lecturer – BA (Hons) Fine Art

Leeds, West Yorkshire (GB)
£37,706 - £41,212 per annum
29 May 2018
End of advertisement period
28 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Lecturer – BA (Hons) Fine Art
Salary: £37,706 - £41,212 per annum
Hours: Full Time
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.

As a Senior Lecturer in Fine Art you will help plan, design, deliver and organise the BA (Hons) Fine Art degree. You will contribute to the academic management and pastoral overseeing of one of the year cohorts, supporting the relevant Subject Leader. You will be teaching on Fine Art modules across all levels, and lead a module on the course, where appropriate, whilst contributing broadly to other elements within the course.

You will be expected to contribute to the strong studio culture of the BA (Hons) Fine Art with active practice led knowledge in one or several of the following areas: performance, moving image, sound and/or lens based media. You will also be expected to contribute specialist knowledge of the discourses around these practices.

The successful candidate will need to be educated to a minimum of Masters Level, demonstrate experience of teaching at degree level; have experience of exhibiting professionally which is considered essential to contribute to the external student projects and be able to demonstrate the theoretical and art historical knowledge. You will be expected 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.

Please note CV’s will not be accepted for this position. If you would like to apply for this vacancy, please click the 'apply' button where you will be redirected to our website.

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

Closing date: Thursday 28th June 2018 at 11.59pm 

Interview date: Thursday 12th 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.