Teaching Fellow or Lecturer in Social Work

Keele University - School of Social Science and Public Policy

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

(one post)

Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience.  With a turnover in excess of £134 million, over 10,000 students and a total staff of approximately 2000, the University provides high quality teaching across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects and promotes world-class research.  Further information can be found at http://www.keele.ac.uk

This post represents an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual to join a team of staff in Keele University’s School of Social Science and Public Policy, which is one of five Schools in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. The School is strongly committed to interdisciplinary research that enhances social inclusion.

Applications are invited for a Teaching Fellow or a Lecturer in Social Work, which is available from 3rd January 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. We would particularly welcome applications from candidates with expertise in Social Work with Adults. You will contribute to the development and delivery of our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Social Work and to the School’s developing activities.  Potential candidates will also be expected to have excellent administrative and teaching skills along with experience of effective partnership working between academic and practice based colleagues.  In addition, candidates applying for the position of Lecturer should ideally have a doctoral qualification (or close to completion) and be research active. The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Informal Enquiries may be addressed to:

Professor Steven M. Shardlow, Head of School of Social Science and Public Policy (s.m.shardlow@keele.ac.uk), Telephone +44 (0)1782 733915

Keele University strives to ensure that its workforce is representative of broader society and therefore actively welcomes applications from under-represented groups, including women and people of Black, Asian and/or minority ethnic heritage, for this role.

For full post details please visit: www.keele.ac.uk/vacancies

Keele University employees wishing to apply should login to Employee Self Service and click on the 'View current vacancies' link.

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