Lecturer Supply - Hairdressing

Location
Inverness, Highland
Salary
£25.39 - £31.31 per hour (Pay Award Pending)
Posted
19 Mar 2024
Closes
14 Apr 2024
Subject Area
Hair and Beauty
Job Level
Lecturer
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Part Time

Variable Hours Supply contract

We are one of the largest partners of the University of the Highlands and Islands, a partnership of 11 colleges and research institutions comprising Scotland’s newest university.

As the UK’s leading tertiary education provider, we deliver both further education and higher education courses and that makes us different from traditional institutions. Through an innovative approach to learning and some of the best online learning technologies, we offer our students the complete learner journey, where they have choice and flexibility to study from access level right through to PhD.

UHI Inverness is at the heart of the community. Working closely with businesses and stakeholders, our curriculum and research capacity is designed to meet the ever-evolving needs of industry and support the strengths and ambitions of the region. Through a personalised approach, we help our students discover their right path, providing them with a combination of qualification and job-ready skills to succeed in the workplace. UHI Inverness has locations at Inverness Campus and also the Scottish School of Forestry (Balloch), a growing hub for research, innovation and enterprise set within a 215 acre site. 

We are seeking a candidate for a position as supply lecturer in the Hairdressing team, to work alongside academic colleagues as part of the delivery of our full-time classes, covering periods of staff absence. You will be based at the UHI Inverness main campus. 

This role presents a unique opportunity for an enthusiastic person who enjoys teaching and learning to join an experienced and diverse team. You will be required to deliver curriculum in an innovative manner with a focus on best practice in the teaching of topics relevant to your role. You will be required to be an effective team member able to deliver a high-quality curriculum and educational experience.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Teaching / Facilitating Learning
  • Assessment
  • Guidance and Support
  • Planning and Preparing the Learning Experience
  • Quality and Standards
  • Professional Practice and Development

The suitable candidate must have a good working knowledge of current Hairdressing practices. You should also be flexible, reflective, innovative, creative, and personally committed to continuing vocational and professional development.

You do not need to have a teaching qualification to apply as training will be provided, however some experience of instructing or teaching is welcome. You should possess effective interpersonal skills and have good IT skills in applications such as MS Office and other relevant subject related software packages.

Please note: the successful candidate will be subject to a PVG Disclosure Scotland and other background checks.

Application Closing Date: 14 April 2024

Shortlisting will take place on 15 April 2024

Interviews will be held week commencing 22 April 2024

If you have any queries about the application process, or to request a manual application form, please contact the Human Resources Department on recruitment.ic@uhi.ac.uk or on 01463 273210.

Requests for feedback following interview are welcomed, however due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to provide feedback on applications that have not been shortlisted for interview.

Job Profile  Job Profile document

For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.