Lecturer in Sport Science (Social Sciences), Loughborough

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Loughborough CollegeLoughborough

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £25,137-£30,632 per annum
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The Role

The Faculty of Higher Education Sport is actively recruiting two Lecturers in Sport Science with a particular focus on the Social Sciences. Applicants who are able to commence employment as of August 2018, are particularly encouraged to apply. 

This is an exciting opportunity for you to join a progressive, learner focused department that places innovative teaching, learning and assessment at the forefront of their professional practice.

For this role, you will have experience of teaching undergraduate students within your specialist area of the Sociology of Sport, Sports Coaching, Sport Pedagogy and/or Physical Education. You will also have the ability to contribute towards the delivery and assessment of Qualitative Research Methods. 

You will have a commitment to student centered learning with teaching and curriculum design, underpinned by scholarly activity, research and/or experience as an applied practitioner. To be successful you will have a Masters and a good honours degree that is relevant to the post along with teaching experience in HE.

Why Work with Us?

By 2020, ‘we will be the leading provider of college-based higher education in the region, with outstanding outcomes and progression routes for learners’. We want you to help us achieve this goal. 

Our commitment to teaching innovation, curriculum design and student outcomes are reflected by our award of silver in the Teaching Excellence Framework. As a college, we were commended for how our culture “facilitates, recognises and rewards excellent teaching”.

We highly value our staff and want them to be proud of working at Loughborough College. As such, we offer a wide array of benefits and opportunities to all staff. At the college, you will have the opportunity to: receive heavily discounted membership to our gym, spa suites and salon services, participate in our cycle to work scheme, attend student drama productions, dine in our student restaurant and receive the finest service by our ‘award winning’ catering students, receive discounted use of our onsite nursery, and the opportunity to regularly socialise with staff in, and across departments, to ensure you feel a part of the college. 

For informal enquiries relating to the advertised role you are encouraged to contact: Luke Gilbert, Curriculum Manager of HE Sport, at luke.gilbert@loucoll.ac.uk 

Closing date: Tuesday, 26th June 2018

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More about Loughborough College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Radmoor Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3BT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 845 166 2950
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