Lecturer - International and Independent Distance Learning
Education & Society - School of Education
Location: Sunderland Campus
Salary: £33,797 to £40,322 per annum
By annual incremental progression
Hours per Week: 37
Closing Date: Monday 21 June 2021
Interview Date: Tuesday 29 June 2021
Further details: Job Description Welcome to the Faculty of Education
This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in the development of our
International and Independent Distance Learning provision in the vibrant
School of Education at The University of Sunderland and to contribute to the
promotion of teaching, research and reach-out activities across the Faculty.
You will join our creative team of teacher educators and contribute to our
thriving partnership with education settings across the world.
The University of Sunderland is nationally and internationally recognised for
the calibre of our Independent Distance Learning (IDL). Programmes encompass
PGCE Education, PGCE Early Years Teaching, primary, secondary and post-16
phases and include all subject specialist areas. Recent additions to our IDL
provision in the School include PG Cert SENCO and PG Cert SEND: Leading
Provision and Practice. Our portfolio also includes four IDL Masters
You will work within our Education team across a range of International
Independent Distance Learning (IIDL) modules, contribute to the wider
developments of your specialist area/s and engage in online student support.
Contributing to subject teaching, assessment and curriculum development of
designated modules and programmes, you will lead on/contribute to pedagogical
practices in IIDL Education. As an IDL post within a Digital First University,
the post requires team members to have strong digital literacy skills and to
be competent in utlising a range of digital communication strategies including
Teams video conferencing, webinars, email correspondence and a willingness to
develop skills in the most effective uses of technology. You will also be
qualified to Masters Level with Qualified Teacher Status/ QTLS or EYTS.
If you hold the skills and experience we are looking for, we would love to
hear from you!
Please contact Dionne Ross at firstname.lastname@example.org for any informal
Please note that this vacancy is also being advertised to staff eligible
for redeployment via the University redeployment portal. Applicants who are
eligible for redeployment will be interviewed before any other external
candidates are considered.
Please note that this role is not eligible for the Skilled Worker Route in
accordance with the Home Office Points Based Immigration System. Should you
require further information, please visit the Home Office website
The University of Sunderland is proud to be an equal opportunities employer,
treating all applicants equally and ensuring recruitment is based on merit.
However we particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic
candidates as they are underrepresented within the University of Sunderland at
this level/in this area.