Nottingham Trent University Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Summary Additional Information: Part time 22.2 hours per week, 3 years fixed term. Are you an academic looking for an innovative and successful university to take your next step? At NTU, we recognise that our greatest strengths lie in the energy, expertise, and experience that our colleagues bring. Thanks to our £421million investment in estates and equipment across our three campuses since 2003/4, we deliver an inspirational learning environment for both staff and students. Our research facilities allow us to shape lives and society, which is central to our mission and achievements of our aims. Our rise up the league tables, alongside a number of prestigious national awards, demonstrate the potential that creating and forging excellent partnerships, while harnessing the talents of all our people, can bring. Most notably we have been awarded the Queen's Anniversary Prize for our pioneering research. We are now looking for more passionate, ambitious people to join us and help build the university of the future. This fractional position will require the teaching of fashion design skills, knowledge and thinking within the Fashion Knitwear Design and Knitted Textiles course. You will be required to teach visual research and development and the fundamental design skills for fashion, fashion illustration and CAD. You must possess a highly developed understanding of industry practices of the fashion and textiles sector. You will be responsible for the management, administration and coordination of parts of the teaching programme and contribute to the development of the curriculum and teaching strategies. You will demonstrate an inspirational, dynamic and innovative approach to the delivery and support of teaching and learning fashion design and CAD and have previous experience of teaching fashion and/or textiles at both Undergraduate/Postgraduate level, or with equivalent commercial design experience. Essential for the role are excellent team working, organisation and communication skills. Closing date - 11 November 2019 Interview date - TBC To submit an online application for this position, please visit www.ntu.ac.uk/vacancies If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Professor Amanda Briggs-Goode, Head of Department of Fashion, Textiles, Knitwear on +44 (0)115 848 88474, or via email [email protected] We're proud of how far we've come. Help us to go even further www.ntu.ac.uk Proud member of the Disability Confident employer scheme About Disability Confident A Disability Confident employer will generally offer an interview to any applicant that declares they have a disability and meets the minimum criteria for the job as defined by the employer. It is important to note that in certain recruitment situations such as high-volume, seasonal and high-peak times, the employer may wish to limit the overall numbers of interviews offered to both disabled people and non-disabled people. For more details please go to Disability Confident .