Lecturer or Assistant Professor (Senior Lecturer) in Interior Design: Communication Skills

Recruiter
REGENT'S UNIVERSITY LONDON
Location
London
Salary
£40,000 - £49,999
Posted
02 Dec 2020
Closes
08 Dec 2020
Ref
1851918751
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Lecturer or Assistant Professor (Senior Lecturer) in Interior Design: Communication Skills, Regent’s School of Fashion & Design

Salary range: Lecturer from £36,521 to £45,008 (starting salary between £36,521 to £38,004) and Assistant Professor (Senior Lecturer) from £44,122 to £53,304 per annum (starting salary between £44,122 to £45,913) â€" pro-rata

Hours: 7 hours per week (0.2 FTE)

Contract type: Permanent

The Regent’s School of Fashion & Design (RSFD) teaches exciting industry-relevant degree programmes in the heart of the fashion and design industries in the UK. Situated in the centre of London, the RSFD enjoys newly refurbished studios and recently commissioned workspace featuring digital and analogue workshops. The RSFD’s programmes are characterised by strong links to practice, small group teaching, guest speakers, industry projects, exhibitions and fashion shows that make the student journey a lively and rich experience.

Regent’s School of Fashion & Design is seeking a 0.2 FTE Lecturer / Assistant Professor (Senior Lecturer) to contribute to, and develop, its successful and expanding BA Interior Design course. The appointee will be expected to design, manage and deliver teaching on the Communication Skills modules on the BA (Hons) Interior Design programme and play a key role in development and planning of the module. The module is designed to provide students with skills-based learning that supports and reinforces studio design work. Areas include:
  • Communication skills IV: Digital Skills for Storytelling: advanced digital representational techniques, digital film and animation, digital fabrication. (AutoCAD, 3dsMAX, Adobe Premier).
  • Communication Skills CAD workshops on: digital imaging and rendering, (Photoshop , 3D Studio Max, AutoCAD), working drawings, presentation techniques, (Illustrator, InDesign), two dimensional computer drawings (AutoCAD) and three-dimensional computer modelling (AutoCAD) and digital fabrication processes.

Professional experience and understanding of the position of interiors within the field of architecture and design related disciplines is essential, together with substantial teaching experience in higher education and/or relevant professional experience (e.g. in practice).

About us

Regent’s University London is a private university right in the heart of Royal Regent’s Park. We offer bespoke undergraduate and postgraduate education that begins with the individual, focussing on each student’s talents, potential, and aspirations.

Our study areas include business and management; liberal studies and humanities; fashion and design; film, media and performance; psychotherapy and psychology; as well as pathway qualifications in English language and other modern foreign languages.

We are a small, friendly and supportive University offering great benefits for our staff including:
  • 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays and additional discretionary closure days over the Christmas period (pro rata for part time appointments)
  • Beautiful campus in the heart of Regent's Park, a short walk from Baker Street and Great Portland Street stations
  • Membership of a group personal pension scheme with a 7% minimum contribution by the University, with up to 10% contribution by the University
  • Loans of up to £10,000, to include covering daily travel costs, rental deposits and bicycles
  • Benenden medical cover - allowing access to medical services where there is delay in receiving NHS treatment
  • Employee discount service
  • £3 a day allowance to spend in University catering outlets (when onsite)
  • •Free language classes (free places are subject to availability)

We’re Regent’s. We expect the exceptional. And we hope you’ll consider joining us for this exciting opportunity.

How to apply

Please provide a statement outlining why you are suitable for the role, referencing your skills and experience against the Job Description along with a current CV.

Please upload your documents in pdf format where possible.

Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, then unfortunately your application has not been successful.

Closing date: 11:45pm on Monday 7th December 2020

Selection Date(s): Monday 14th December 2020

Our goal is to foster and celebrate a diverse and inclusive workplace with a sense of belonging; we are committed to building a team that reflects a wide variety of skills, perspectives and backgrounds.

Unfortunately, we will be unable to consider your application if you do not already have the right to work in the UK. We are unable to offer visa sponsorship for this post.