Post Title: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in the Hertfordshire Business School
SBU/Department: Hertfordshire Business School
FTE: 1.0fte, working 37 hours per week (Multiple Roles)
Duration of Contract: Permanent
Salary: Lecturer (UH7): £37,099 to £44,264 pa dependent on skills and experience, Senior Lecturer (UH8): £44, 263 to £56,021 pa dependent on skills and experience.
Location: de Havilland Campus, Hatfield
Hertfordshire Business School are pleased to be able to offer various opportunities to join their expanding team in the role of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer on a Full-Time or Part-Time basis. There are multiple opportunities across all 6 Subject Group Areas, further information of each area can be found in the attached Annexes. The Subject Groups are Business Analytics and Systems including operations management and project management, Economics (& Finance), Accounting, Strategic Management, Human Resources and Marketing.
Main duties and responsibilities
You will be expected to contribute to and engage in the teaching and module leadership on the undergraduate, postgraduate and executive programmes offered by the school. The role will also require you to undertake supervision of student projects, dissertations, and theses as appropriate and be responsible for the pastoral care of students and providing aspects of student support, including personal tutoring. In addition to this you will maintain and develop links with relevant professional bodies and academic groupings.
For the role of Senior Lecturer you will also be expected to undertake and develop links with relevant professional bodies and academic groupings and participate, where appropriate, in developing research objectives, projects and proposals. In addition to this you may be required to engage with the School's business development activities.
Skill and experience required
You will have relevant expert knowledge in the subject area and experience of, or a willingness to be involved in module/programme development and administration and other related duties. You must have the ability to maintain and develop related knowledge and skills as required for the position and an ability to work on own initiative and as a part of a team. You will have good IT skills and excellent planning, organisational, time management skills, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills. You must also be proficient in English Language.
You will be an effective team player and will be able to work collaboratively both with colleagues in the School, across the University and with external partners. You must have a willingness to be involved in module management or other related duties and be flexible and adaptable to workload and team requirements.
For the role of Senior Lecturer, you will also be expected to have substantive links with industry that can be drawn into teaching, consultancy and/or research activities. In addition to this you must have a willingness to be involved in the business development activities of the School.
You must hold a minimum of a Degree, or equivalent level 6 qualification, in a relevant subject area OR relevant substantial proven experience.
For the role of Senior Lecturer, you must hold a minimum of a Masters, or equivalent level 7 qualification, in a relevant subject area OR relevant substantial proven experience
Please view the job description, person specification and review the relevant Subject Group Annex that interests you for a full list of the duties and essential criteria that must be met.
An appointment to this role may require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) certificate.
Contact Details/Informal Enquiries: Contact details are available on each Subject Group Annex
Closing Date : 03/12/2023
Interview Date: 11/12/2023
Reference Number: 055795
Date advert placed: 17/11/2023
Our vision is to transform lives and UH is committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion and building a diverse community. We welcome applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of their protected characteristics and recognise there are different ways applicants may achieve the criteria in this document. We offer a range of employee benefits including generous annual leave, flexible location opportunities within the UK, discounted Sports Village memberships, personal and professional development and family-friendly policies. #GoHerts
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in the Hertfordshire Business School
University of Hertfordshire
November 18, 2023
December 03, 2023
Business and Economics
About the employer
Formerly recognized as Hatfield Technical College, University of Hertfordshire is a public university which was established in the year 1952. This university primarily developed its roots in aeronautical engineering. In the year 1961, it was given the status of a regional college by the Ministry of Education. The British Government granted this college the university status in the year 1992. The university has multiple research centres in various fields including health and human sciences, arts and humanities and science and technology.
The University of Hertfordshire has two campuses, namely De Havilland and College Lane, which are spread across sprawling premises. The campuses offer on-campus accommodation to the students and are equipped with many first-class facilities such as a gym, central hub and social spaces. They also have sports facilities, including a pool and a climbing wall. De Haville Campus opened in the year 2005 and is provided with a computer centre, library and resource centre. Both the campuses are accessible by bus and trains. The university offers bus services to the students called Uno. Uno provides safe rides to the students and staff members at a discounted rate. The university has many educational spots, including a creative art gallery, biology lab, aerospace lab, simulation wards, observatory and a law building.
This university offers placement opportunities in many areas such as business, creative arts, physics, maths and law. According to the Complete University Guide 2015, it has the lowest rate of 'student relevant' crimes. The Trident Media Radio is the campus radio operated by the students. This university has a plethora of partners. Some of them are McGill University Canada, University of Okhalama and James Cook University. The university has developed many notable alumni that are doing successfully in their fields. Tony Banham is the Founder of Hong Kong War Diary Project. Helen Lederer is a famous actress and comedian. Minister of International Trade and Industry of Malaysia, Darell Leikin graduated from the University of Hertfordshire. Chris Gubbey is Auto Executive for General Motors. Upen Patel is an acclaimed film actor and a model. BBC presenter, Kate Bellingham is a renowned alumnus of this university. In addition, it has also produced many eminent sports personalities such as Ajaz Akhtar, who is a British cricketer and Noah Cato, who is a rugby union player.