Teaching, Research & Scholarship
ARU is a global university transforming lives through innovative, inclusive and entrepreneurial education and research. ARU holds a Gold award for the quality of its education, awarded through the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). ARU's research institutes and four faculties bridge scientific, technical and creative fields. We deliver impactful research which tackles pressing issues and makes a real difference to our communities. Our academic excellence has been recognised by the UK's Higher Education funding bodies, with 16 of our research areas assessed as world leading. We are the largest provider of Nursing, Midwifery, Health and Social Care students in the East of England, and we are also among the UK's leading universities for degree apprenticeship provision, working with hundreds of employers across the UK.
ARU Peterborough, is a brand new campus set in the heart of Peterborough and is delivering a University for Peterborough. Our doors opened to students in September 2022 and with long term investments approaching £100 million and delivered in partnership with the local authorities will provide transformational and inclusive higher education for the city and region. We have ambitious aims to build a wide portfolio of courses attracting a diverse range of people to higher education. At ARU Peterborough we are committed to transforming lives, promoting economic development and tackling social inequalities. We are the 2023 winners of the UK University of the Year for Advancing Social Mobility and Times Higher Education University of the Year winners.
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As part of this exciting project, we are developing our associate lecturer staff base. These hourly paid roles complement the permanent academic staff base, providing expertise in specialist areas and input from industry and practice to give our students the benefit of a wide range of professional experience and specialism. The areas we are keen to resource are:
We are particularly interested in candidates with experience using innovative, industry relevant and engaging teaching techniques which focus on the development of employability skills.
We are committed to creating an environment where everyone can fulfil their potential and thrive. We welcome and encourage applications from all parts of the community particularly those who are not traditionally associated with higher education.
Applications should be made by sending your CV and a covering letter to Tracey Smith, Personal Assistant to Vice and Assistant Principals, at [email protected].
Informal enquiries can be made to Esther Norton, Assistant Principal, at [email protected].
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We have an agile working culture and offer an extensive range of benefits including generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package. Visit our benefits page for full details.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of our staff and students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants should be aware that ARU will carry out online searches as part of the due diligence on short listed candidates.
We value diversity at ARU and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
In accordance with the UK Government's immigration points-based system, this post does not meet the characteristics of a skilled job including salary criteria to be eligible for sponsorship under the Skilled Worker Route.
Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.
For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person Specification above. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification.