|Location:||Tseung Kwan O - Hong Kong|
|Salary:||£35,211 to £48,676 pro-rata per annum|
|Placed On:||3rd May 2019|
|Closes:||16th June 2019|
UCA is The Times / Sunday Times ‘Modern University of the Year 2019’ and the No.1 Specialist Creative University, ranking in the Top 35 of all UK Universities in The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.
As the UK’s No.1 specialist creative university for employment of graduates* and the second largest provider of creative education in Europe, the University has been producing exceptional graduates for the global creative sector for over 150 years. 96.9% of UCA’s graduates were either in employment or further study within 6 months of graduation in the most recent DLHE* survey released in 2018. We have more than 7,500 students studying on 120 creative arts, business and technology courses at campuses in Canterbury, Epsom, Farnham, Rochester, Hampton Court and Maidstone as well as by distance learning. Our exceptional team of world-class teaching and research academics are equipping the next generation of creators, innovators and leaders with the skills they need to thrive in the creative industries.
* Destinations of Leavers in Higher Education (DLHE) July 2018
Full-Time Post: 36.25 hours per week
The School of Fashion is looking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer for its highly successful and prestigious BA (Hons) Fashion Promotion and Imaging course Top Up. The position will be split 50:50 between supporting the Top Up programme at Shape, Hong Kong and supporting the International Department in the UK with student recruitment and marketing activities across South East Asia. This appointment provides a significant opportunity to contribute to the development and delivery of fashion communication within this course. The programme is delivered by Shape and taught at Hong Kong Design Institute.
You will have highly developed experience in fashion promotion & imaging industry sectors such as marketing, advertising, communication design, fashion forecasting and publication of fashion through the visual image particularly within digital and new media. You will have appropriate specialist knowledge in these areas and will be up to date with current industry practice including developments in social media, fine art and exhibition making.
You should have a diverse range of experience, knowledge and specialist skills within digital and new media. You will have a good honor’s degree in fashion or arts related subject and a relevant master’s qualification postgraduate qualification or equivalent is desirable. You will also have a successful record of accomplishment in curriculum delivery and be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of critical, theoretical and practical aspects that underpin Fashion Promotion and Imaging.
You will have experience of quality assurance, academic and administrative management on undergraduate programs in a related subject area.
You should have a strong understanding of contemporary educational issues, be able to inspire and motivate both staff and students. Additionally, you will be actively engaged with the industry/professional practice, and be expected to demonstrate a commitment to relevant research interests.
You will have experience in initiating new projects and establishing meaningful partnerships and a desire to promote and market University for the Creative Arts in the UK.
The successful candidate will participate in the student recruitment for the SHAPE Top Up degree, including interviewing where appropriate.
Interviews will be held week commencing 24th June 2019.
The closing date for receipt of applications is 16th June 2019
For further details and to apply for this post please visit our website https://jobs.ucreative.ac.uk
We value the diversity of our organisation and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.
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