Senior Lecturer Biology & Chemistry

Newcastle Upon Tyne
Competitive with benefits
23 Mar 2021
23 Apr 2021
Subject Area
Job Level
Senior Lecturer
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Newcastle onsite at Northumbria University

Three days per week, 12-month contract online & F2F Teaching  

Are you an experienced Lecturer in Level 3 Biology and Chemistry, looking for a dynamic organisation where you can be proud and feel rewarded watching our students succeed?  We have an exciting opportunity to be part of our growing and expanding campus. We are student centric and very passionate about our contribution to our students future ………come join us!

A little more about the role: As Senior Lecturer, you will contribute to the teaching (both online and F2F) of Science subjects for our International Foundation Programme.  Alongside teaching, you will be responsible for the learning strategy and materials for applied life science modules across all pathways - Northumbria, and Roehampton.

Providing guidance and support to our students ….your knowledge, powering each students potential.

What you’ll get up to:

Teaching and learning plan for the module(s)

Development of teaching materials to be delivered as per the specification, ideally in advance of the programme start.  As the expectation is that all modules will be delivered online or through blended learning, material content should reflect this. A flipped approach which pre-sets work before class time is an example of this.

What you’ll bring to the team: Please see the attached job descriptions for our Senior Lecturer role. Minimum post-graduate qualification in a Science related subject is required. Ideally you will have worked with international students at level 3 (desirable) however a strong interest in the development and transition of learners into level 4.

A little more about us: QA Higher Education works in partnership with Northumbria University to manage and deliver International Foundation Programmes (IFP) and a Graduate Certificate.  Successful completion of the IFP programmes allows entry onto a range of undergraduate programmes at Northumbria University. The Graduate Certificate in Business is a pre-master's programme and successful completion allows entry onto a range of postgraduate programmes at Northumbria University. 

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Equal Opportunities

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