Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Primary Education or Early Years

University of West London

United Kingdom

February 21, 2022


Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Primary Education or Early Years School of Human and Social Sciences

Salary: £48,444 to £54,030 for appointment as Senior Lecturer. £41,201 to £47,169 for appointment as Lecturer. Release Date: Wednesday 26 January 2022 Closing Date: Monday 21 February 2022 Interview Date: Monday 07 March 2022 Reference: SHSS033

The University of West London (UWL) has climbed an impressive 23 places to become one of the top 40 universities in the UK according to the influential Guardian University Guide 2021.

UWL is now ranked 34th in the UK – our highest position of any league table ever! We were also the top university in England for teaching satisfaction and the ranking reaffirms our position as the top modern university in London.

UWL has been named University of the Year for Student Experience in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021. The editor of the Guide has described UWL as “regularly among the top-performing universities' and that we have ‘proved it is possible for a London-based institution to achieve outstanding levels of student satisfaction beyond other universities”.

The School

The School of Human and Social Sciences offers a full range of awards from foundation degrees to undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. Our courses and areas of expertise include Criminology and Policing, Psychology , Education, Addiction Studies , Forensic Science , Nutritional Therapy, Politics and International Relations. Our courses are accredited by professional bodies in the sciences, for example, The British Psychological Society and the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), Forensic Science is accredited by the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, Addiction studies by the Federation of Drug and Alcohol Professionals and the Nutritional studies course by Nutritional Therapy Education Commission (NTEC). We are rated as 3rd in London for psychology courses and 2nd in London for forensic science courses by the Guardian University Guide 2020.

The Education/Early Years area is a relatively new and growing area within the School of Human and Social Sciences committed to offering courses that clearly link theory with practice. We currently offer undergraduate degrees in Education/Early Years. We also offer a Professional Doctorate and PhD in Education

The Role

We are currently seeking to appoint a lecturer to lead modules on our Education and Early Years Education undergraduate course. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to teaching at all levels from Level 3 to Level 7 of our courses and to provide support to students enabling enabling them to successfully apply theory to practice in early years settings.

The Person

The successful candidate will have a higher degree or equivalent professional knowledge in education and/or early years education. They will be expected to contribute to teaching at all levels from Level 3 to Level 7 and to provide support to students enabling them to successfully apply theory to practice in educational settings. They will provide outstanding and effective support to our students at all levels, and contribute to the school's research, knowledge exchange and community engagement activities as appropriate. They will be expected to contribute to the research profile of the school with publications commensurate with current stage of career.

For an informal discussion about this reply please email. Viktoria.Magne@uwl.ac.uk

How to Apply

To apply click on ‘Apply Online' and fill out the application form. Further information about the application process can be found here: https: // jobs.uwl.ac.uk/display.aspx?id=1253 &pid=0

Please email hr.recruitment@uwl.ac.uk if you need any assistance with the application process.

Interviews are expected to be held in the week commencing 7th March 2022

Additional Information

Read more about working at the University of West London at https: // www. uwl.ac.uk/about-us/how-university-works/why-work-uwl

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    The University of West London (UWL) is the career university in west London which provides excellent transport links, industry-standard facilities, extraordinary industry links and excellent employment openings. UWL consolidates everything London brings to a genuine friendly community environment where everybody...