Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Law

Staffordshire University - School of Law, Policing & Forensics

Location: Stoke campus

Tenure: Full time permanent, working 1.0fte


Lecturer Grade 7 currently £33,518 - £38,833 per annum

Senior Lecturer Grade 8 currently £39,992 - £47,722 per annum

(Appointment as Senior Lecturer will be considered should a suitable candidate come forward who has the relevant experience, skills and qualities to take on the responsibilities associated with an appointment at this level).

Applications are invited from enthusiastic and motivated candidates for a full-time Lectureship/Senior Lectureship in Law.  The post will involve you joining our team delivering the Legal Practice Course as well as contributing to the teaching and learning on our CILEx Higher Apprenticeships.  The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute to undergraduate teaching provision.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a new Department and Team taking legal education and research forward within a new era of professional and qualification changes.  We are looking for an individual with a flexible and ‘can do’ attitude who can contribute towards the delivery of legal education as well as contributing to our emerging research agenda.

Appointment to grade will be determined on the basis of qualification and experience measured against the person specification, therefore the final job description will be confirmed on appointment.

Staffordshire University has ambitious plans as we embed our strategy to become `The Connected University’. We have recently achieved Silver in the TEF and have been ranked No. 1*for Employability in the DLHE 2017, so this is a particularly exciting time to join the organisation.

With a presence across three main campus sites, we have recently invested over £40 million in campus transformation, including the creation of two new Centres of Excellence in Healthcare Education based in Stafford and Shrewsbury with £5.5 million investment in new specialist facilities.  At our main city campus in the heart of Stoke-on-Trent we are actively supporting the city’s bid to become City of Culture 2021 with the University embedded as its intellectual hub.  We continue to invest in our campus buildings and facilities with a focus on providing innovative, digitally led teaching spaces to enhance our students’ experience.

*No.1 relates to English Universities. Joint with Bishop Grosseteste. Excluding specialist institutions.

Staffordshire University is an equal opportunities employer.

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