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The University of Bolton: Lecturer in Textiles and Fashion

Lecturer in Textiles and Fashion – AC2/Grade 7

The University of Bolton – School of the Arts

Location Bolton
Salary £34,576 t0 £40,082
Hours Full Time
Contract Type Contract / Temporary
Closes 12th August 2016

Salary in the range of £34,576 – £40,082 per annum

Closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 12 August 2016.

Interviews are expected to take place within four weeks of the closing date

The School of the Arts are looking for an experienced Lecturer in Textiles and Fashion who possesses a diverse range of academic, practical and professional skills relevant to the field. The suitably qualified candidate will be expected to contribute to the delivery of existing BA (Hons) Textiles and Surface Design and BA (Hons) Art and Design with Year 0 programmes and to contribute to the development and delivery of new Textiles and Fashion based courses.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach at any level, which may include Foundation Level/Year 0, M.A and PhD programme, using a variety of methods such as lectures, seminars, workshops, exhibitions and the supervision of projects.

It would be an advantage that the successful candidate has professional experience in the field of Textiles and Fashion and is able to both teach and demonstrate practical textile techniques and making and manufacturing skills.

A good honours degree and a postgraduate degree in a relevant subject is essential as is the willingness to hold/obtain a teaching qualification and/or PhD.

The ability to deal sympathetically with students is essential, as is the ability to work effectively as a collaborative team member.

An application form, job description and person specification can be viewed on our website: or requested by email: Alternatively, please telephone our 24 hour answering service on extension 3579 (Please leave your home address details). Please remember to quote the position reference number.

Applicants need to be aware that only a completed application form will be considered, unless it is specifically indicated in an advertisement that a CV will be accepted. Where appropriate, you should include a list of all publications when submitting your application. Please ensure you quote the position reference number on all documentation submitted.

If an applicant is interested in more than one vacancy, a separate application form must be submitted for each vacancy to ensure that the individual role requirements are addressed.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK, for more information please visit No agencies.

The University of Bolton strives to achieve equality of opportunity.