|Salary:||£28,131 to £32,411 Grade 4, per annum|
|Placed On:||29th March 2023|
|Closes:||18th April 2023|
Leeds Beckett University is an exciting, modern university in one of the most vibrant student cities in the UK.
The School of Built Environment, Engineering and Computing at Leeds Beckett University brings together a range of related sectors from built environment and construction; human and natural environments; engineering industries; and computing and IT industries in a dynamic and vibrant setting, with a rapidly growing student cohort. The Engineering Subject Area operates across both the university’s campuses and offers a range of programmes including civil engineering; building services engineering; electronic and electrical engineering; robotics and automation; and engineering management. Courses are industry linked and offered in a variety of modes from full time study, part time study, distance learning options and Degree Apprenticeship schemes.
With the recent expansion of student cohorts, the School is looking to recruit a high calibre Senior Learning Support Officer who will be required to provide technical support for students in a specialist area of Civil Engineering and Building Services practice, including instruction to students and demonstrations of the use of equipment within the laboratory areas. The post holders will be expected to supervise the activities of students within the Built Environment laboratories, and to advise and instruct students and academic staff on the use and practice of equipment, materials, techniques and substances as required.
The successful candidates will a relevant qualification or relevant experience within a discipline related to the Build Environment, particularly related to Civil Engineering and Building Services Engineering such as geotechnics, highways, water/hydraulics and/or building services engineering. Also, experience and expertise in delivering learning support and setting up of relevant equipment and resource management within a laboratory environment would be preferred but is not essential.
We welcome applicants with a learning and teaching technical background. Applications are also invited from those with a background in professional civil engineering and/or building services engineering practice who wish to make the transition to an academic learning environment. Shortlisted candidates with this background should be able to demonstrate an aptitude for teaching technical support as part of the application process.
Closing date: Tuesday 18 April 2023 (23:59)
For further information and to apply please visit: https://tinyurl.com/bddr679b
Working here means you’ll also have access to a wide range of benefits including our generous pension schemes, excellent holiday entitlements, flexible working, reduced study fees, subsidised fitness facilities and a lot more.
We welcome applications from all individuals and particularly from black and minority ethnic candidates as members of these groups are currently under-represented at this level of post. All appointments will be based on merit.
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