Lecturer – BA (Hons) Printed Textiles & Surface Pattern Design, Leeds College of Art

Deadline: Friday 11 September 2015 at 5.00pm

Position: Lecturer – BA (Hons) Printed Textiles & Surface Pattern Design
Salary: £30,434 – £34,233 pro rata (£18,260 – £20,540)
Hours: Part Time (0.6 FTE)
Contract: Permanent

Leeds College of Art has played a central role in providing specialist education in art, design and the crafts for more than 160 years and has developed a national and international reputation based on the achievements of our students.

With multiple national and international student accolades, the highly successful and ambitious BA (Hons) Printed Textiles & Surface Pattern Design degree provides a specialist and challenging programme of study that recognises the diverse range of creative practices and industries. With an excellent reputation, the programme is highly sought after, attracting a competitive student profile.

Following an internal promotion an opportunity has arisen for the role of Lecturer on the programme. The role involves working with the Head of Department and other team members to help plan, design, deliver and organise the programme. You will have the skills or connections to develop links for external engagement and including amongst others, live briefs, competitions, and curriculum visits to offer an excellent student experience. Working individually and as a member of a team you will be expected to deliver teaching within a variety of settings including workshops, individual tutorials, seminars and lectures with a large audience.

The successful candidate will need to be educated to a minimum of degree level in a relevant subject, demonstrate experience of teaching at undergraduate level; and have extensive knowledge and expertise appropriate to Printed Textiles & Surface Design as a discipline including emergent innovations, and contemporary contexts.

Full details of the essential and desirable criteria for this role can be found in the job description from the website.

CVs will not be accepted for this vacancy. For an application pack, please go to our website HERE Alternatively, please leave your name and address on our answering machine stating clearly the post you are applying for Tel: 0113 202 8070 or e-mail recruitment@leeds-art.ac.uk.

Please note we do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies for this position.

Closing date: Friday 11th September 2015 at 5.00pm

Interview date: Tuesday 22nd September

Leeds College of Art is committed to pursuing equality of opportunity and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all learners and expect our staff to share this commitment.