Engineering Senior lecturer

Contact: christopher.jasko@interactivepro.org.uk

Job Details:

Are you a proven leader with a demonstrable track record of success and innovation within education and/or an arts enterprise, arts management, or creative field?

InterActive is seeking to hire an Academic Lead to head the creation and programme delivery of arts content on a variety of projects within a number of partnerships. As part of a team of e-learning specialists, resource managers, and producers, the Academic Lead will collaborate regularly to effectively manage content creation and teaching workload.

The Academic Lead should be an inspirational leader with the enthusiasm to create and add to a unique and productive working environment. Strategic thinking skills and a commitment to embedded excellence are essential traits, to be used in assuming a key role in the growth and development of the organisation and in building its reputation as a high-quality e-learning enabler within the sector.

Additionally, the Academic Lead will build a team of content creators, working together to create programmes on a regular basis. The management of this team will be an essential part of the position.

As a constituent part of Global University Systems Group, InterActive sits alongside organisations as diverse as the University of Law and GISMA Business School. It's a strong foundation on which to build, and the possibilities for the right candidate are substantial.

We look forward to hearing from you if this sounds like a challenge that would inspire you.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the formation of strategy and plans for the creation of engineering-related content and projects requiring such content

  • Hire and develop a team of content creators and subject matter experts in these fields

  • Support and develop academic leadership within the team and wider community

  • Ensure the delivery of appropriate and relevant team contributions in a timely manner

  • Create academic scripts and supplementary learning materials for educational learning videos

  • Create comprehensive academic delivery outlines for courses. This includes:

  • Generating course, module and unit introductions

  • Devising practice exercises and tasks in different formats

  • Creating the structure of the course and a breakdown of relevant topics for each section of the course QA existing academic material (video scripts as well as academic course outlines)

  • Work with the Executive Director and Head of Content Development for further innovation and improvement of the academic delivery, content, and overall product


Applicant Requirements:

  • Significant management experience

  • A post-graduate degree in an engineering-related field

  • Knowledge of the industry and current practices in the UK, the US, and abroad

  • Based in the UK, US, or Canada, though strong applicants from other locales may apply


Contact and Additional Information:

For further details and a full role profile, e-mail: christopher.jasko@interactivepro.org.uk

To apply, please submit a CV and Covering Letter, highlighting how your experience matches the requirements set out on the Job Description.

The closing date for applications is: 31st October 2018. Interviews will take place on a rolling basis.

Only applicants shortlisted for interview will be contacted.


InterActive is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religion or belief