Part-time Lecturer in Contemporary Dance, LIPA

Deadline:Thursday 19th May 2016.

Our students, and their futures, are at the heart of what we do.

These are rare opportunities to develop your student-centred practice in one of the UK’s leading performing arts institutions; we enjoy a global reputation for the quality of our teaching, our world class facilities and an enviable track record of graduate employment.

Lecturer in Contemporary Dance
Part-time (0.5), Fixed-term 1st September 2016 – 31st August 2017
£31,656 – 37,768 p.a. pro rata (i.e. £15,828 – £18,884 p.a.)

We wish to appoint a temporary Lecturer in Dance to deliver Contemporary Dance Technique (preferably Graham Technique though other techniques will be considered) on our BA (Hons) Dance degree programme.

Additional skills in one or more of the following are necessary: Warm-up/Cool down techniques, Applied Anatomy/Dance Science/Healthy Dancer, Yoga, and Contextual Studies/Dissertation Advisor. Ideally, you should also be able to teach on professional development modules, which prepare students for entry into the industry.

You will also need to be able to demonstrate a high level of interpersonal skills and have strong written skills including the ability to produce clear reports as well as the ability to work as part of a team.

Candidates must have considerable professional performance experience and be educated to at least degree level or have undergone comparable professional training at a recognised centre of excellence. You must have a minimum of three years’ teaching experience within a vocational training or educational institution.

You will also need to be able to demonstrate a high level of interpersonal skills and have strong written skills including the ability to produce clear reports as well as the ability to work as part of a team.

This post will commence from 1st September 2016, or as soon as possible thereafter.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 19th May 2016.

LIPA – a registered charity No. 1001565 is committed to diversity and has policies and development programmes in place to promote equality of opportunity. We accordingly welcome applications from both disabled and ethnic minority candidates.

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