Learning Developer: Faculty of Health and Medicine/Faculty of Science and Technology

Lancaster University

We are seeking to appoint a Learning Developer to join our well-established team at Lancaster University. Lancaster enjoys a top-ten ranking in the UK University league tables, was awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework exercise and is currently University of the Year in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide. 

You will be responsible for Learning Development in the Faculty of Health and Medicine (FHM) for 0.6 of the role and you will support the work of the Learning Developer for the Faculty of Science and Technology (FST) for 0.4 of the role. You will be a member of a team of seven Learning Developers, managed from the Library, five of whom have Faculty-specific roles. The main part of the role will involve collaborating with Faculty staff and the Learning Developer for FST in the teaching of academic skills, offering embedded and standalone workshops, drop-ins and one-to-one appointments. You will also be expected to contribute to the creation of interactive online learning development resources.

You will have a postgraduate qualification, experience of teaching academic skills in higher education and preferably a teaching qualification. You will have knowledge of the writing conventions in STEM subjects and be able to respond flexibly to evolving student needs. You will have a strong track record of working in a collegiate and supportive way with colleagues and students from a diverse range of educational and cultural backgrounds.

We will consider applications for part-time or job-share options. 

Please address any queries to Nel Boswood (Learning Development Manager) h.boswood@lancaster.ac.uk Tel: 01524 594945.

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups. 

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