Foundation Year Lecturer, Lincolnshire

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University of LincolnLincolnshire
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £32,548
Contract term: Permanent

College of Science

Post reference: COS411

Foundation Year Lecturer in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Physics

The creation of the new Foundation Studies Centre - Science, is a milestone in the development of the University of Lincoln and is based within the College of Science.

The University is set in the heart of the beautiful, safe and friendly city of Lincoln. The University of Lincoln is a forward-thinking, ambitious and international institution with high aspirations and strong record of widening participation in Higher Education.

We are recruiting to the founding team and are seeking talented scientists to join the teaching team, applicants will be motivated team members and will develop and deliver modules for the Science Foundation Year located within the College of Science from January 2018. The Centre’s focus is to provide Foundation Year programmes, in preparation for students to transition onto the major degree programmes offered by the College, within the Schools of Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Life Sciences, Mathematics and Physics, and Pharmacy.

We are seeking talented individuals who have a strong track record and commitment in developing and delivering innovative A level (FHEQ level 3) curricula in science/engineering related STEM subjects, i.e. Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Physics. You will have a collegiate approach enabling you to work with staff across the different subject disciplines within the Centre and the College and will have the ambition to succeed in an exciting, thriving and supportive atmosphere.

The successful applicant will report to the Head of Foundation Studies Year, Kerry Blagden, who is herself an experienced transition support practitioner, with extensive experience in the secondary and HE sectors.

Please contact Kerry Blagden within the College of Science on +44 (0) 1522 83 5733 or email for an informal conversation about this opportunity.

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If you have any queries please email or telephone 01522 886 775. Please quote the job reference number and title in all correspondence.

Closing date: 27 September 2017

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