Senior Lecturer in Sport Analytic
Location: Docklands Campus
Salary: starting from £41,216 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
Senior Lecturer starting from £47,183 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
Post Type: Part Time
Hours per Week: 18
Post Type: Permanent
Closing Date: Thursday 21 October 2021
The University of East London is currently enjoying exciting opportunities to
grow and diversify it's offering to align with our 2028 vision that is an
ambitious 10-year strategy to become the UK's leading careers-intensive
university. This is an incredibly appealing time to be joining the Department
for Applied Sport and Exercise Sciences, as we grow and capitalise on
opportunities across the expanding sport, exercise and wellbeing sectors.
We are seeking a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Sport Analytics, within the
Department of Applied Sport and Exercise Sciences. Working as part of an
exciting, dynamic, award winning and diverse team covering a wide portfolio of
specialities, you will deliver engaging teaching of our modules as well as
developing content to stay up-to-date with ever-changing industry practices
and provide research informed teaching throughout. You will also liaise with
and provide support to our expanding network of industry partners and
placement hosts and carry out appropriate administrative duties.
You will have a passion for and experience of teaching and student supervision
in higher education and a strong commitment to the student experience and
careers-first delivery. Working experience and expert knowledge in the area of
Analytics is essential to prepare our students for employment and their future
career. An appropriate record of research and/or knowledge exchange that
compliments the existing interests of the School is an advantage. The School
is very proud of their research portfolio covering many aspects of sport,
science, health and wellbeing, some of which has gained worldwide coverage
during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Based at our Docklands and Stratford campuses, our School brings together
UEL's innovative research and teaching. We have a successful and expanding
portfolio of taught programmes and exciting new postgraduate programmes. You
will be primarily based at SportsDock, the university's world-class sports
facility. Opened in 2011, the £21 million facility was the training base for
Team USA in the lead up to the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Since then
we've also hosted sports teams and organisations both professional and
amateur, as well as competitions on a local and global scale. This blended
environment of teaching within a working university sports facility exposes
students to many extra-curricular opportunities from our East London Sport and
Workforce Development teams.
We are the most ambitious and the most improved university in the UK for
sport, our High Performance Support is paving the way in creating our world
class athletic super stars. Our sports scholars include Olympians and senior
internationals who represent the University of East London at national and
international university competitions, many of whom we are proud to say study
on our Applied Sport and Exercise Science courses.
The University of East London as a vibrant and diverse university located in
Stratford and Docklands is implementing our Vision 2028 strategy to transform
our curriculum, research and partnerships to make a positive difference to
student, graduate and community success. Our goal is to become the leading
careers-focused, enterprising university in the UK, one which both prepares
our students for the jobs of the future and provides the innovation to drive
that future sustainably and inclusively. We're proud to be leading the way in
many fields. The University was shortlisted for the Outstanding
Entrepreneurial University by the Times Higher Education Awards 2020 as well
as four awards at the Student Nursing Times Awards. We are also ranked 2nd in
the world for tackling inequality by Times Higher Education.
Further details: Job Description & Person Specification
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At UEL we are committed to working together to build a community which
values diversity in both our staff and student populations, is representative
and inclusive, enabling all to progress and thrive.