Associate Lecturer in Theatre, Acting & Performance / Dance Theatre

University of Worcester

United Kingdom

September 28, 2022


Associate Lecturer in Theatre, Acting & Performance / Dance Theatre Theatre and Performance Location: St John's Campus

Post Type: Hourly Paid Hourly Rate: £45.78 per hour inc preparation, marking & course administration incl. £8.26 per hour holiday pay Contract Type: Fixed Term - Ends 14/07/2023 Advertised On: Tuesday 20 September 2022 Closing Date: Wednesday 28 September 2022 Interview Date: Thursday 06 October 2022 Reference: SA2206

We are looking to recruit a team of expert sessional teaching staff for our Theatre, Acting & Performance and Dance Theatre BA honours programmes. The successful candidates will join a team of enthusiastic and committed staff within the Department of Theatre, Film and Media Production in the School of Arts. Successful applicants will be placed on a register of sessional teachers and will be notified when suitable vacancies arise.

Theatre, Acting & Performance and Dance Theatre are vibrant and exciting programmes that seek to offer a range of opportunities for students to work in the contemporary creative industries. The emphasis is on learning through doing and theory is embedded in practice.

We are particularly interested in attracting experts in the following areas:

  • Physical Theatre
  • Theatre & Learning Disability
  • Professional Practice (theatre funding applications)
  • Dance choreography
  • Aerial skills
  • For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Rachel Ammonds, Head of Department for Theatre, Film and Media Production via email at

    NB. If you are successful at interview, you will be invited to join a pool of sessional lecturers and we will contact you if suitable work becomes available. We are not able to guarantee employment as it will be subject to student numbers. The number of hours available might only be a few hours per week. If you have any queries regarding this, please contact us on 01905 855170 or discuss it with us at interview.

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    The University of Worcester was established in 1948 as Worcester Emergency Teacher Training College. The institution was renamed as Worcester Teacher Training College and again as Worcester College of Higher Education in 1976. In the 1970s, the Council for National...