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Teaching Associate (2 positions available - part-time)

Reference
MED383117
Closing Date
Friday, 24th November 2017
Job Type
Teaching
Department
Veterinary Medicine & Science
Salary
£29799 to £38833 per annum pro-rata depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

As a result of continued development and expansion of the curriculum and internal promotions, the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science is seeking to recruit additional staff to further improve the delivery of various elements of the course.  We have developed a novel and cutting edge teaching curriculum designed to equip graduates with the diagnostic, medical and surgical skills required to succeed in a changing world.  We aim to provide a progressive, dynamic environment which will deliver an outstanding learning experience drawing upon leading-edge teaching methods and the latest research advances.  We offer an exciting and innovative five-year degree course which is designed with clinical outcomes in mind and is based upon excellence in teaching and scientific research.The School is research driven and is already achieving international acclaim in the five research themes (Comparative Medicine, Reproductive Biology, Population Health, Infection and Immunity and Veterinary Education).

The School requires two Teaching Associates to expand our team of part time facilitators.  These posts will primarily involve the facilitation of small group problem-oriented learning sessions for BVMedSci and BVM BVS degrees.

Candidates should possess a minimum of a 2.1 degree and Membership of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.  Excellent IT skills including knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and the internet are a prerequisite; experience of eLearning will be an advantage.

Candidates should have strong organisational and planning skills.  They should be able to take an enthusiastic and flexible approach to work and be used to delivering to meet tight deadlines.  This role requires the ability to work independently and as part of a team, and good communication and interpersonal skills.

Hours of work are up to 20% of the full-time equivalent per week, during term time (days and hours to be agreed), although work will be delivered over short periods of time throughout the week (normally on Mon/Wed/Fri during the middle of the day), rather than in a single day.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Liz Mossop, tel: 0115 951 6480 or Email: liz.mossop@nottingham.ac.uk Note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.