University Teacher, Sheffield

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The University of SheffieldSheffield

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £40,792 - £48,677 per annum with the potential to progress to £54,765 through sustained exceptional contribution
Contract term: Permanent

Ref: UOS022092

Are you interested in working for a world top 100 University?

We are looking for a well-motivated teaching professional to join us as a University Teacher in the team responsible for the development and delivery of the Faculty of Engineering’s Science and Engineering Foundation Year programme. This popular programme comprises approximately 120 students and is expected to grow in the future.

Working closely with Course Director and staff in Interdisciplinary Engineering, in the Faculty of Engineering, you will play a fundamental role in improving student experience, through creative curriculum development and the delivery of engaging teaching to the highest standard. With colleagues, you will provide effective academic and pastoral support to students during the Foundation Year and will contribute to the recruitment and induction of the students.

To take on this exciting post, you will be able to evidence experience of teaching and curriculum development in Higher Education or Further education (or evidence of strong potential in this area). You will have excellent organisational, IT and interpersonal skills, and a dedication to enhancing students’ learning experience. Significant previous practical experience in engineering is essential and the ability to adapt this to inform learning is an advantage. You will have a good honours degree in engineering or science or have equivalent experience.

We’re one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University’s Total Reward Package includes a competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development.

We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.

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To apply, please click on the apply button to visit our website, then search for the role that fits you.

Closing date: 24 April 2019.

The University is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from a diverse range of applicants. All applicants will be considered entirely on the basis of their relevant merits and abilities.

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More about The University of Sheffield
Phase: Higher Education
Gender: Mixed
Address: Faculty of Engineering, Sir Frederick Mappin Building, Sheffield, Derbyshire, S1 3JD, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 114 222 2000