Senior Lecturer/Lecturer Acting

Senior Lecturer/Lecturer Acting

To assist us in driving our strategic and creative vision forward, the University is now seeking to expand our pool of industry-experienced staff to support our accredited BA (Hons) Acting course.

The postholder will contribute to the future direction and curriculum of BA (Hons) Acting and have a role in developing and delivering innovative teaching.  The role involves working closely with the Course Leader and Programme Director to strengthen the collaborative links with other courses and with industry.

The successful candidate will have a sound knowledge of the industry and professional acting experience, together with a strong level of engagement in contemporary performance on stage, screen and/or in digital media (including voice-over work). You will have an ability to deliver a combination of voice, movement and acting training and conditioning and to direct scene study and monologue work. Technical expertise in film editing/directing and recording studio is desirable. You will contribute to recruitment, assessment, professional development, and industry engagement.

You will be an advocate for responsible and inclusive practices with an ability to foster a climate of success through debate and co-creation of learning; you will be a champion for promoting diversity and equality in the creative industries. You will have the ability to be an engaging, supportive and inclusive teacher who can deliver innovative and engaging digital and on-campus teaching sessions.

You may already be working in education or may be looking to change career.  Either way, you will be able to demonstrate currency in your professional experience or research practice. You will be a strong team player able to demonstrate excellent skills in team-working, organisation and management.

The appointment will be made at either Lecturer or Senior Lecturer level dependent upon experience. We welcome applications from those currently working in education as well as professionals who we can support in the development of their academic career.

Salary: Senior Lecturer: £42,149 to £50,296 per annum | Lecturer: £34,304 to £40,927 per annum
Closing Date: 07/07/2022 5:00 pm
Interview Date: 20/07/2022


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