Course Leader BA (Hons) Television & Media Production and BA (Hons) Journalism & Media Production

University for the Creative Arts - School of Film, Media & Performing Arts

UCA is a top 40 university, this year entering the Guardian University Guide league table at position 39, with its School of Architecture placed 5th in the Subject listings. For over 150 years the University for the Creative Arts in Canterbury, Epsom, Farnham, Maidstone and Rochester has been leading the way for art and design education.

Full Time Post: 36.25 per week

The School of Film Media & Performing Arts is looking to appoint a Course Leader for BA (Hons) Television and Media Production and BA (Hons) Journalism and Media Production. These new courses build on our existing provision in the Journalism area and reflect the changing demands of the sector. We are now looking for a highly motivated and inspirational Course Leader who can lead these new courses and the subject area as well as contribute to the research culture of the school.

Located at our Farnham campus the courses are situated alongside our long established courses in Animation, Film Production, Photography, Computer Games Arts and our more recent addition of Acting & Performance. The course has designated production areas consisting of computer suites, radio and television studios. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to make a significant contribution to the development of the subject area.

The successful applicant will have a good honours degree, and a postgraduate qualification and/or relevant professional media experience as well as experience of teaching and management in an HE environment. They should have excellent external networks as well as possessing an understanding of contemporary developments in the field of Television, Journalism and Media Production in relationship to media education. Candidates should possess evidence of their interest in research and relevant professional practice.

For further information, please contact Sarah Jeans, Head of School Film, Media and Performing Arts at or on 01252 892742.

For further details and to apply for this post please visit our website

The closing date for receipt of applications is 23rd February 2017.

Interviews will be held on the 6th March 2017.

We value the diversity of our organisation and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

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