Lecturer in Dance Education

Location
London (GB)
Salary
£26,000 - £32,000 per annum
Posted
10 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Lecturer in Dance Education

£26,000 - £32,000 per annum 
3 year fixed term contract
Full-time 34.5 hours’ p/w

Start date of appointment: 10 September 2018

The Royal Academy of Dance is a dynamic organisation dedicated to advancing standards of dance education and teaching, and to the promotion and development of dance worldwide. Through its Faculty of Education, the RAD is an Accredited Provider of Initial Teacher Training, offering internationally recognised qualifications including university-validated degrees and RAD awards.

We wish to appoint a Lecturer in Dance Education on a three-year fixed-term contract commencing 10 September 2018 to contribute to the development of the Faculty of Education. You will be responsible for the teaching, assessment and development of teacher education and training modules across all Faculty of Education programmes, including supervision of practical teaching placements.  You will have a strong commitment towards pastoral student matters as well as an interest in developing Faculty of Education practices in this area. As part of this role, you will also undertake administrative duties associated with teaching and the day- to-day management and support of students.

You should be committed and enthusiastic with an excellent educational background including a postgraduate degree (or near completion of postgraduate degree) or equivalent. You will need comprehensive knowledge and experience of teaching and the ability to co-ordinate teaching and other related activities to meet deadlines and targets. Moreover, you will have a strong understanding of student support and pastoral matters in education and higher education. Familiarity with blended and distance learning and teaching strategies and objectives and up to date knowledge and understanding of current educational issues relating to both theory and practice are also essential.

An offer of employment will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

This is a rewarding and challenging role within the Faculty of Education at the Royal Academy of Dance, which is a forward thinking, equal opportunities employer.   Additional benefits to the salary include paid holiday, Bupa healthcare, teachers’ pension, life assurance, season ticket loan, cycle to work and childcare voucher scheme.

To apply for this role please visit http://www.rad.org.uk/workwithus. CVs are only accepted in support of a completed application form. No agencies please.

Closing date: 31 July 2018 at noon

Interviews: w/c 13 August 2018

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