Sessional Lecturer - Digital Media (Games Design)

Recruiter
City College Brighton and Hove
Location
Brighton
Salary
14.04 - 21.21 GBP Hourly
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
27 Feb 2017
Category
Education
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Sessional Lecturer - Digital Media (Games Design)

Job Ref SL160A

Salary GBP14.04 - GBP21.21 per hour*

* for each contact teaching hour you will be paid at 1.5 times this rate to allow for preparation, marking and training time.

Main purpose and scope of the post:

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and highly motivated sessional lecturer in Digital Media to teach upon our highly popular and successful UAL awarding body Level 3 Diploma course in Creative Media Production & Technology (Games Development) and potentially to teach upon a range of Creative Media courses within the department.

City College is a University of the Arts awarding body centre delivering the full suite of creative qualifications, which support the departmental vision for learners to develop independence of practice through practical and reflective study.

Our courses focus on drawing & visual communication, research skills, idea generation, visual communication, contextual research, design concepts and the creative use of technology.

Students cover a wide range of specialist digital areas including:

  • Concept Art
  • Digital graphics
  • 3D modelling
  • 3D environments
  • 3D character animation & development
  • Games design
  • Games engines
  • Sound for games
  • Video editing and post production

Students are introduced to software such as; 3D Studio Max, After Effects, Premier, Unity, Mudbox, Gamemaker, Motionbuilder, Audition,UDK4, Photoshop and Illustrator.

Brighton and Hove is an important centre for Digital Media and Games and we are looking for a forward thinking individual with experience of the Digital Design Industries. The candidate should have proven experience of delivering outstanding teaching and learning and be highly committed to working with, motivating and inspiring young people who have ambitions to work in the Digital Design and Games Industries.

The role involves the delivery of 2D/3D specialist Games design skills, the assessment of student work, feedback to students, monitoring of student progress and all associated administration.

The lecturer would require previous experience with working with a wide variety of learners, some of whom may have learning difficulties and additional learning needs.

Please note that we do not accept CV applications and you must complete our online application form to be considered for this position.

*When applying for this role, please reference 'AoC Jobs' as your application source when asked.

This role requires a high level of professional knowledge, experience and understanding of the subject area, along with a relevant degree.

Candidates will have relevant previous teaching experience along with a recognised teaching qualification and have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal and excellent IT and administrative skills.

A commitment to equality of opportunity is essential.

It is a requirement that all new lecturing staff possess GCSE Maths and English (minimum Grade C) or equivalent.