Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Hospitality Management

Buckinghamshire New University - Department of Aviation, Events and Tourism Management

This is an exciting opportunity for a Hospitality professional with an entrepreneurial flair and experience of teaching in Higher Education to join the highly successful Department of Aviation, Events and Tourism Management at Buckinghamshire New University.

This is a new post created specifically to set up hospitality and hotel management within the Department. The University is working with a number of partners and industry professionals to launch degrees in hospitality and hotel management.

We are looking for an individual who has the appetite and ability to:

  • Bring to fruition and account manage a number of international and home- based collaborative partnerships in hospitality and hotel management.
  • Seek out commercial/consultancy opportunities in the hospitality field.
  • Act as lead for academic course/higher degree apprenticeship development in hospitality management.
  • Teach on hospitality management and tourism management related courses.

The role is fixed term (2 years) in the first instance but will be reviewed in the light of the appointee making the hospitality and hotel management portfolio a success.

The University is entrepreneurial in outlook with a strong professionally-focus. We are looking for an individual who is passionate about hospitality and keen to make things happen.

What you can expect in return are excellent employment benefits including: training, development and research support, a generous holiday entitlement, contributory pension scheme, discounted gym membership and a range of staff discounts with major retailers.

For further information about this role please contact Lorraine Watkins-Mathys, Dean of Faculty of Design, Media and Management on lorraine.watkins-mathys@bucks.ac.uk.

All applications are to be made on-line. The University operates an anonymized shortlisting process and therefore you are unable to upload a CV or any supporting documents. Please ensure the application form is filled out in full.

Job Reference: 16/2645.

Interview Date: 6th January 2017.

Please note that if you do not have permission to work in the UK, Bucks New University will not be able to obtain a Certificate of Sponsorship for you to take up this position.

All non EU/EAA candidates must have valid immigration status and/or a UK visa valid for the duration of the contract in order to be considered for this appointment.

Bucks New University is committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity and is a two ticks Employer. 

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