About us: UWE Bristol’s Business and Management department are a vibrant, growing team, engaging in a broad range of scholarly activities and research. We are seeking a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in work-based learning to join our Organisation Studies (OS) cluster, to support the on-going delivery of our Apprenticeships provision and other practice-based learning.
Our cluster covers Leadership, Change Management, The Effects of Organisations on People, Apprenticeships, Enterprise and Innovation and Coaching & Mentoring.
Our colleagues in OS contribute to teaching across the range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the wider Faculty of Business and Law. You will also make a significant contribution to the organisation and teaching activities of the group at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
About you: To flourish in the role, you will be confident, outgoing and comfortable working as part of a teaching team on small, medium and sometimes interdisciplinary modules, as well as independently on other specialist modules.
You will have a sufficient depth and currency of specialist knowledge in the subject, ideally with the ability to contribute to other related subject areas within the cluster. You can demonstrate a commitment to teaching, to engage and inspire students in a variety of academic settings, to design innovative teaching materials using a technology engaged approach.
Where is this role based?
This post is based at our lively Frenchay campus where we have invested in the latest facilities and resources to give both our staff and students access to everything they need to succeed – £300m has been invested recently on new state-of-the-art learning spaces and accommodation while we continue to develop incredible new facilities to enhance our offer even further.
Frenchay campus has excellent transport links; as well as being located near the motorway network we are within walking distance of two train stations, our bus terminus connects us to the local bus and metrobus network and we also have a range of cycling and changing facilities.
Bristol is a city that’s famous for its rebellious streak, independent thinking, unique style and edgy creativity. Home to over 460,000 people hailing from 187 different countries – you can find over 91 different languages spoken here, and 45 religions practised. Topping polls on a regular basis, Bristol isn’t just a great place to live, but a great place to work.
Why UWE Bristol?
We are one of the largest providers of Higher Education in the South West with 32,000 students, 250,000 alumni and 4,000 staff from across the globe. We are both globally connected and regionally embedded, with a strong network of employer and partner connections.
We have a lot to be proud of at UWE, our achievements include scoring above sector average for student satisfaction, we are ranked 36th in The Guardian Best UK Universities 2022 and 39th in the latest Times Higher Education 'Table of Tables'.
We are an ambitious and values led university. We're focused on solving future global challenges through outstanding learning, world-leading research and a culture of enterprise and we are looking for people who share our core values to help us achieve those aims.
With inclusivity as a core value, UWE Bristol recognises the power of a truly diverse university community. We support and celebrate the diversity of our staff and students as a key driver for innovation and success, promoting pathways and achievements to inspire and generate confidence and ambition.
In addition to progressive pay rates, we offer a wide range of employee benefits including:
We also boast an excellent in-house Learning & Development team who provide a wide variety of in-house training courses and development programmes and our Academic Practice Directorate supports our academic colleagues to ensure the highest in professional teaching standards.
Proud to be part of a vibrant, multicultural city that celebrates diversity, we’re always on the lookout for talented people from all backgrounds to join us. Our people are our strength, and diversity enhances our creativity and leads to better decision-making and problem-solving. Bring your talent and ambition to our growing staff community of over 4,000 individuals and find yourself in a stimulating and supportive environment where you’ll thrive. Add your individuality to ours to help set us apart.
We particularly encourage applications from Black, Asian, Multiple Heritage or Other Minority Ethnic candidates as we are currently under-represented in these areas within UWE Bristol however all appointments are made strictly on individual merit.
If you would like an informal discussion, please contact Conroy Grizzle on 0117 328 6108 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is a permanent, full-time post.
UWE Bristol is a campus-based University and it is important for our success and the delivery of an outstanding experience for our students that our campuses are dynamic and vibrant places to learn and spend time. Therefore, in this role you can expect to be campus based for the majority of your time with some opportunity for hybrid working.
We are able to sponsor qualifying candidates for this role under the Home Office Skilled Worker visa route. Please read our Skilled Worker Guidance to assess if you will be eligible to be sponsored under the criteria.
Please also refer to the Home Office Right to Work Checklist which provides details of which documents are acceptable to prove your right to work in the UK. Should you be shortlisted you will be asked to produce your right to work documents at your interview.