Lecturer in Make-Up, Special Effects and Hair Design

University College Birmingham - School of Sport and Creative Services

Contract: Full-time, permanent (part-time appointments considered)

Salary Range: £32,548 - £36,613 p.a. with an opportunity to progress to £39,992

Salary Grade: AC2

Job Overview:
UCB are seeking to appoint a talented lecturer with strong industry experience and a considered commitment to teaching and learning, to support the delivery of our specialist higher education hair and media make-up programme within the School of Sport and Creative Services.

The successful candidate will have the ability to offer teaching in a range of subjects, which may include: fashion make-up; hair cutting and styling; period hair and make-up; wig making; wig setting, dressing and styling; special effects make-up for Film and TV; prosthetics; model making; pathology; anatomy and physiology; historical and cultural developments in hair and make-up; freelance industry sector. For full details of our course provision, visit our website at: http://www.ucb.ac.uk/undergraduate/courses/specialist-make-up/full-time/specialist-hair-and-media-make-up-ba.aspx

In addition to the above, you will be a confident communicator with the ability to inspire and motivate a range of students. Successful candidates are expected to work towards a recognised teaching qualification (if not already held).  

This vacancy is full-time involving some evening and occasional weekend work. However, we would also be willing to consider fractional (part-time) appointments for the right candidate(s). Please indicate clearly within your application if you wish to be considered for part-time work only.

As an organisation, UCB is committed to continuous professional development and as such, is supportive of individuals wishing to retain a link to industry through freelance work, subject to the approval of the Vice-Chancellor & Principal.

Closing Date: Monday 26 March 2018 at noon

First Interview Date: TBC

Final Interview Date: TBC

How to apply: Apply online or download an application pack at http://jobs.ucb.ac.uk/

Standard Information: UCB is an equal opportunities employer. Accredited by The University of Birmingham.

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