|Salary:||£39,347 to £44,263 This role will be offered at grade 8 or 9 dependent on experience|
|Placed On:||12th September 2023|
|Closes:||10th October 2023|
The University of Bradford is a technology university with great strengths and heritage. This is an exciting time to join the School of Social Sciences within the Faculty of Management, Law and Social Sciences at the University of Bradford. As a leader in teaching, research, and knowledge exchange, we have more than 50 years' experience of pushing the boundaries, regionally, nationally, and internationally. We are forward-thinking and pioneer in developing new
The University of Bradford is a technology university with great strengths and heritage. This is an exciting time to join the School of Social Sciences within the Faculty of Management, Law and Social Sciences at the University of Bradford. As a leader in teaching, research, and knowledge exchange, we have more than 50 years' experience of pushing the boundaries, regionally, nationally, and internationally. We are forward-thinking and pioneer in developing new programmes and courses that reflect and anticipate the needs of employers and of society as a whole.
Applications are invited from people with Social Work or related qualifications and expertise to teach in the Division of Social Work and Social Care. The Division offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at pre- and post-qualifying levels. We are seeking to appoint two full time lecturers at grade 9 to support our growing postgraduate and undergraduate pre-qualifying provision. There may also be opportunities to contribute to the development of our continuous professional development programme.
We have excellent relationships with partner organisations and anticipate further expansion over the next few years.
You must demonstrate enthusiasm for your speciality and a willingness to be innovative and creative while making use of development opportunities to improve self and the School. In addition to teaching and learning responsibilities, the ideal candidate would possess a Doctorate in a relevant field and will be expected to have a research track record and continue to be research active.
The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to student recruitment, programme/module leadership and development, and liaise with partner organisations. . Additionally, you will be expected to maintain up-to-date knowledge in your specialist area and direct professional social work experience and expertise in the area of mental health would be advantageous.
Informal enquiries prior to application can be made by email to Robert Strachan, Head of Department , Division of Social Work and Social Care at R.Strachan1@bradford.ac.uk
Due to the sensitive nature of this post, applicants will be required to disclose details of any criminal record including convictions, cautions, reprimands and final warnings and any other information, which may have a bearing on their suitability for the post. The University of Bradford is an equal opportunities employer and disclosure need not necessarily be a bar to obtaining the position.
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At the University of Bradford we accept people for who they are regardless of age, disability, gender identity, marital status, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation or socio-economic background and whether you’re pregnant or on maternity leave.
In line with the University’s commitment to equality charters including Athena Swan, Race Equality Charter, Disability Confident and Stonewall Diversity Champions Programme, we welcome applications from people identifying with these characteristics. The University has a number of staff networks which provide peer support and safe spaces for staff who hold these and other identities.
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