Part-Time Hourly Lecturer: Textile Design
Creative Arts and Design,Design
Short info about job
Company: Norwich University of the Arts
Salary: £37.36 per hour
Hours: Part Time
Contract type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1343 7549224
Fax: +44-1536 2722656
Detail information about job Part-Time Hourly Lecturer: Textile Design. Terms and conditions vacancy
Temporary post, approximately one day per week from October to February, (Tuesday preferred)
Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) is a successful and expanding specialist university, offering high-quality education at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Our dynamic, contemporary and creative provision in arts, design, architecture and media is delivered from a unique campus in the heart of the City of Norwich. Teaching at NUA has long been recognised as being of the very highest standard, and this was recently confirmed with the University achieving a Gold Award against the metrics of the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2017. Graduate employability curriculum relevance and creative practice are key factors in our acknowledged success and national profile.
The University is known for its distinctive research and innovation and is a leading contributor to the cultural and economic life of the city and country, and a distinctive, high-quality specialist university educating the future workforce for the creative industries.
We are seeking to appoint a part-time hourly lecturer with strong background in the social, cultural, historical and ethical aspects of Textile Design. You will be an experienced researcher and writer, ideally from a design practice background, who is able to engage and enthuse design students with the research elements of the course. You will be organised and efficient in assisting the Course Leader to deliver a high quality student experience.
The role involves preparing and delivering taught sessions including lectures and workshops and conducting some assessment for year 1 and 2 students to develop their understanding of the histories and theories of Textile Design and support their ability to research, analyse and communicate findings through written assignments.
The successful candidate will have experience of the teaching and learning requirements within a Higher Education environment and a strong understanding of teaching in a creative environment.
Closing date: 9.00 am Friday 15th September 2017
Interviews will be held on: Friday 22nd September 2017
Application packs and further details for the above post are available at www.nua.ac.uk/jobs
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