Senior Lecturer in Mineral Products Technology

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Дедлайн: 31.07.2019

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The Centre for Mineral Products
Based at the University's Enterprise Centre on Bridge Street, Derby, the Centre for Mineral Products delivers industry standard and globally recognised higher educational qualifications to the mineral products sector. In partnership with the industry's professional bodies, the Centre and its qualifications have been established to meet the educational and developmental needs of the sector it represents.
We are looking to recruit an ambitious, enthusiastic and self-motivated industry professional to fill an exciting, yet challenging position.
Reporting to the Head of the Centre, you will deliver, assess and contribute to the development of programmes in accordance with the University's strategic objectives in order to provide an exceptional student experience within the agreed curricula of Mineral Products Technology, primarily within the areas of Concrete and Materials Technology but also encompassing several of the general areas of Cement Technology, Clay Technology, Mineral Extractives Technology, Asphalt and Pavement Technology, Safety, Health and Environmental Legislation and Business Management.
In addition, you will engage with the Centres partners and clients in order to facilitate curricular developments and enhancements that comply with required standards, support the Centres Programme Leaders and wider team, and undertake research activity to ensure that our curriculum and teaching is research led.
You join a team of professional, committed and enthusiastic staff delivering and assessing programmes electronically over the internet, supported by weekend tutorials. As such, you will be required to participate in these activities and will require a good level of IT skill and flexibility.
Applicants require an appropriate degree/diploma and operational experience within the relevant industrial discipline. Accreditation to a relevant professional body is also essential.
Proposed start date: ASAP (negotiable)
Informal enquires should be directed to Mark Osbaldeston (Head of Centre) on 01332 591763, email m.osbaldeston@derby.ac.uk 
For more information or to apply on-line please visit www.derby.ac.uk/jobs
Please note, unfortunately due to the SOC level and salary associated with this post we would be unable to sponsor any applicants requiring a Tier 2 (general) visa. For further information, please visit the following link: https://www.gov.uk/tier-2-general. 
If you wish to discuss your individual Visa arrangements in relation to this role, please contact us at HRUKVI@derby.ac.uk
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