Lecturer in Art, Design and Media
Newcastle based at Northumbria University
3 days per week, permanent
Are you an experienced Lecturer in Art Design and Media, looking for a flexible & permanent contract within a dynamic organisation where you can be proud and feel rewarded for contributing to student success? If so, we have an exciting opportunity to establish a new QAHE Pathway College embedded into the campus at Northumbria University. The Pathway is focused on delivering a high quality student experience to achieve academic success, to realise this aim we a seeking a passionate business lecturer to join us.
A little more about the role: As Lecturer, you will contribute to the teaching (both online and F2F) of Art, Design and Media subjects at level 3. In addition, you will be module leader and will guide and support international students to develop knowledge and academic skills required to successfully progress into the university.
Teach knowledge and skills in art, including drawing, painting, lettering, and art history,
Provide instruction by which students develop aesthetic concepts and appreciations and the ability to make qualitative judgments about art
Demonstrate techniques in activities such as drawing and painting
Understand the versatility of acrylic paints: dry brushing, staining, layering, underpainting, monoprinting
Understand a variety of “masters” techniques
Knows and can apply elements of design and modern principles of art
Knows the fundamentals and different approaches to drawing media technique
Provide individual and small-group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the needs of students with varying intellectual and artistic abilities, and to accommodate a variety of instructional activities
Instruct students in proper care and use of tools and equipment
Select and requisition books, instructional materials, tools, instructional aids, and maintain required inventory records.Plan and present art displays and exhibitions designed to exhibit students’ work for the school and the community
If empowering each student to reach their potential appeals to you…. Apply today!
What you’ll get up to:
Plan, prepare and deliver learning across the programmes delivered at the Pathway College. Provide academic and pastoral support to students, responding promptly to all queries and being available during work hours.
Complete an administration required including registers, student feedback, progress monitoring, sponsor reports, etc.
What you’ll bring to the team: Please see the attached job descriptions for our Lecturer role. Minimum qualification BA in Fine Art (or closely related subject area). Demonstrated excellence in a variety of art techniques.
Ideally you will have worked with international students at level 3 however a strong interest in the development and transition of learners in the development and transition of learners into level 4