Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Hospitality/Event Management (Course Coordinator)

Edge Hotel School Ltd

The Edge Hotel School is the only hotel school of its kind in the UK. Students study a BA (Hons) Hotel Management degree whilst gaining experience in a 4 star hotel, on the University of Essex Colchester Campus. This unique environment aims to deliver the industry leaders of the future attracting both national and international attention from industry and government for its innovation and trail blazing philosophy.

About the role: 

We are seeking to recruit an excellent lecturer in Hospitality/Event Management to take responsibility for the teaching, delivery and assessment of units from Level 4 to Level 6. Subject areas could include aspects of hospitality and events strategy, consumer behaviour, food and beverage, finance and revenue management, marketing or personal and professional development. You will act as an academic mentor and course coordinator to degree students and join a team of motivated lecturers who are engaged in bringing commercial experiences from the hospitality industry to student education as well as the opportunity to undertake research within an operational hotel.

About you:

You will have a relevant degree, or preferably post graduate qualification, and a proven academic and/or practical background within hospitality. You will ideally hold an appropriate teaching qualification or be willing to work toward the achievement of one. Evidenced recent experience of quality assurance and dissertation supervision would be an advantage. Applications for either role should have an interest in undertaking applied research and/or further qualifications.

If you would like further information please call 01206 872858 and ask for Adrian Martin and if you would like to apply please fill in the application form and send it to

The closing date for applications is the 22nd September and please note that interviews will be held week commencing 9th October 2017.

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