Fixed Term for 2 years in the first instance
Salary: Grade 7 / £38.76 per hour plus a holiday entitlement of 18.03%
The Institute of Inner City Learning (IICL), part of the University of Wales Trinity Saint David seeks to appoint Hourly Paid Lecturers in Health and Social Care at its Birmingham Campus (BC). The primary delivery mode is face-to-face on campus, however you should be prepared to engage in online and distance delivery due to the pandemic.
We seek academics from a range of backgrounds (Nursing, Medicine, Social Work, Sociology, Public Policy, and any other relevant disciplines), but would particularly welcome those who have previous experience in non-traditional or widening access delivery at HE level (or FE level with additional relevant HE experience). Please note the role may include weekend delivery.
Main duties will include:
- Deliver teaching, learning and assessments, as well as provide support to students at undergraduate and/or postgraduate level of study, either individually or as a member of a teaching team.
- Deliver teaching and learning strategies in a variety of contexts, such as, online or blended learning teaching and learning, seminar and small group tutorials to large-group lectures, workshops and/or placements, using appropriate and engaging teaching and learning styles, within an established programme of study.
- Be involved in the design and development of high-quality teaching and learning material, sharing information/material on the University’s Virtual Learning Environment, develop strategies for formative and summative assessments, and develop assessment criteria, following the relevant quality assurance requirements.
- Supervise the work of students in a timely, professional and supportive manner, providing necessary advice on study skills, research methods, assessment and dissertation work.
- Offer appropriate advice, feedback, support, and encouragement to students, in both an academic and personal tutor role, to ensure a high-quality student experience.
Please view the Job Description for further details, where you will also find a list of the essential and desirable ‘Person Specification’ criteria.
- REQUIREMENTS -
You should also have:
- Master’s degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. Nursing, Medicine, Social Work, Sociology, Public Policy, and any other relevant disciplines)
- Experience in teaching, delivery, assessment and student support at undergraduate and postgraduate level in Higher Education (HE)
- Experience in teaching and supporting students from diverse backgrounds
- Experience in the design and development of module content, learning material, and assessments
- Demonstrable organisational and personal management skills
- Demonstrable interpersonal and communication skills with evidence of a commitment to team working and teaching
- IT proficiency and experience of using e-resources including a willingness to teach by video-link, VLE, e-mail or online delivery
- Evidence of ability to balance competing pressures of teaching, scholarship, research, administrative demands and deadlines
- FURTHER INFORMATION -
- Please note that immigration sponsorship under the UK Government’s Skilled Worker visa route is not available for this role
- HOW TO APPLY -
Please click the ‘Apply Now’ button to start your application. Each page of your application will be saved when you click ‘Next’ or ‘Previous’.
Please note, this application process does not include the option to submit a CV. Therefore, your application will be assessed based on your answers to the application questions only and, in particular, your Supporting Statement.
We expect interviews to take place in week commencing 31st January 2022.
Closing date: Tuesday, 25th January 2022, 11:59pm.
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