We are looking to appoint an inspirational Course Leader to establish an exciting new fashion course commencing in September 2018 within an institution with award winning facilities.
Leeds College of Art has played a central role in providing specialist education in art, design and the crafts for 170 years and has developed a national and international reputation based on the achievements of our students.
Working with the Programme Director for Fashion and Textiles the Course Leader will be responsible for the vision, development and writing of the course specification and following validation for the planning, delivery and organisation of the course. They will be responsible for the quality and enhancement of the learning experiences within specific modules across the course and will work with a course team to support and prepare students for careers in the fashion industry. Applicants must be able to demonstrate independence and competence in leading and managing an undergraduate course and have ability to teach at all levels within the overall programme.
The successful candidate will need to be educated to a minimum of Masters Level, have significant knowledge and expertise of fashion branding and communication. This expertise will have ideally been acquired through academic practice and experience in the industry or through consultancy projects.
Applicants should be able to demonstrate a level of experience in curriculum development and management and be expected to demonstrate research activity and undertake relevant research on an ongoing basis.
Full details of the essential and desirable criteria for this role can be found in the job description.
Please note CV’s will not be accepted for this position. Application packs can be downloaded from our website (please click 'Apply Online' at the bottom of the advert). Completed application are to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org stating clearly the post which you are applying for.
Closing date: Wednesday 25th January 2017 at 9.00am
Interview date: Friday 3rd February 2017
Leeds College of Art is committed to pursuing equality of opportunity.
Leeds College of Art is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all learners and expect our staff to share this commitment.