Lecturer in Popular Music Performance - Fixed Term (1 Year in the First Instance)

University of West London

United Kingdom

June 5, 2022


Lecturer in Popular Music Performance - Fixed Term (1 Year in the First


London College of Music

Salary: £41,201 to £47,169 per annum Release Date: Friday 20 May 2022 Closing Date: Sunday 05 June 2022 Reference: LCM120

The University of West London (UWL) is one of the top 40 universities in the UK and the top modern university in London according to the influential Guardian University Guide 2021.

We were also named University of the Year for Student Experience in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021, being described by the editor as “regularly among the top-performing universities” and proving that “it is possible for a London-based institution to achieve outstanding levels of student satisfaction beyond other universities”.

The College

London College of Music is placed within the University of West London and is the largest specialist music and performing arts institution in the UK, delivering undergraduate and postgraduate degrees from BA and BMus through to PhD and DMus.

Based at the Ealing campus, London College of Music boasts exceptional facilities for performance and studio technology.

The Role

Teaching across the Popular Music Performance portfolio on the BMus (Hons) Performance and Recording, BMus (Hons) Performance and Music Management and the new BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance courses, the successful candidate will also contribute to the breadth of courses across the Popular Music Performance subject area.

Working collaboratively with the course leaders, the post holder will lead on a number of modules, ensuring that the content is diverse, current, and accessible. They will need to design and implement approaches where popular music performance is delivered in a range of engaging and challenging modes, from individual through to whole cohort learning.

The Person

Applicants must hold a Master's degree in the field. They must possess relevant teaching experience at postgraduate and undergraduate levels. They should possess practical knowledge and expertise regarding the demands of Popular Music Performance and be able to assist students to reach their own potential.

How to Apply

To apply click on ‘Apply Online' and fill out the application form. For informal enquiries about the position please contact Daniel Hagan, Head of Subject: daniel.hagan@uwl.ac.uk

Additional Information

Our College is under-represented in terms of staff from BAME (Black, Asian and minority ethnic) backgrounds, of LGBT+ identities, and with disabilities. UWL is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, supports the gender equality Athena SWAN Charter, and is a Disability Confident Employer as well as a Diversity Champion for Stonewall, the leading LGBT+ rights organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community, particularly those mentioned above to increase diversity in our workforce.

We welcome applications from individuals who do not have a fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (HEA). Should you be successful and do not hold an HEA fellowship you will be asked to complete one within 2 years of appointment as a condition of your continued employment. Depending on eligibility this may take the form of an advanced Level 7 apprenticeship in teaching which means that you will spend 20% of your work in off-the-job study

Please be advised that it is expected that appointment within a grade will normally be at the minimum point.

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