Job title Lecturer (Teaching) in Social Work
Department Social & Policy Sciences
Salary Starting from £33,797, rising to £40,322
Grade Grade 7
SOC Code - Visa Requirements 2311
Additional Information Likely to be sponsorable on tradeable points
Placed on Thursday 10 June 2021
Closing date Thursday 24 June 2021
Interview date Wednesday 14 July 2021
The Department of Social and Policy Sciences at the University of Bath seeks
to recruit a Lecturer in Social Work who will be responsible for delivering
high-quality teaching as well as supporting our students and allied
administrative tasks. This is an opportunity to join a highly successful and
ambitious education team in a University, which is globally renowned for the
quality of its learning and teaching.
The successful candidate will play a full part in the Department and take on
varied education-focussed roles including the planning, delivery and
assessment of units; academic tutoring; and widening participation activities
as well as administrative roles as appropriate. We are particularly keen to
hear from candidates with a qualification in social work and experience of
teaching undergraduate programmes in social work. Specific teaching and
administrative responsibilities will be discussed during interview.
This is a fixed term appointment for 2 years.
We are looking for passionate and committed university level teachers who meet
the essential criteria outlined in the job description. Candidates are
encouraged to visit the department's website
https: // www. bath.ac.uk/departments/department-of-social-policy-sciences/ to
find out more about our teaching portfolio.
For any informal queries please contact Rachel Forrester-Jones, Head of Social
and Policy Sciences, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure to make all
applications via the University of Bath site.
The Department of Social and Policy Sciences is an internationally renowned
Department, and one of the leading centres for social sciences in the UK. We
have an excellent reputation for delivering cutting edge research and
innovative teaching that has genuine impact in the world. The Department
offers programmes in social work, sociology, social policy, criminology, and
international development (https:// www. bath.ac.uk/soc-pol/).
What we can offer you:
Our campus is surrounded by beautiful countryside, and the City of Bath with
its historic charm and social activity only a short distance away creates an
excellent environment in which to work.
a family friendly workplace
open to exploring flexible working opportunities which benefit you and the
recognising of the talents of our diverse workforce through an excellent
encouraging of your personal and professional development
Find out from our staff what makes the University of Bath a great place to
work. Follow us @UniofBath and @UniofBathJobs on Twitter for more information.
We aim to be an inclusive university, where difference is celebrated ,
respected and encouraged. We truly believe that diversity of experience,
perspectives, and backgrounds leads to a better environment for our employees
and students, creating a learning environment and organisational culture
that enhances health and wellbeing across our community. We are very
proud to have recently received Ambassadors for Autism certification and are
an accredited Disability Confident Leader; committed to building disability
confidence and supporting disabled staff.
Job Description & Person Specification
Job Description & Person Specification
Terms of Employment
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The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an
excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations.
We have made a positive commitment towards gender equality and
intersectionality receiving a Bronze Athena SWAN award, and we are actively
working towards a Silver award. We are a family-friendly University, with an
increasingly agile workforce. We are open to flexible working arrangements and
we're also proud to be a disability confident employer and are happy to
discuss any reasonable adjustments you may require.