Course Leader, Photography

University for the Creative Arts

UCA is the No.1 Specialist University for the Creative Industries in the Complete University Guide and Guardian University Guide league tables.  Ranked 21st in the UK by the Guardian, UCA is also top 10 in three of its subject listings: Fashion & Textiles (6th), Film Production & Photography (7th) and Architecture (9th).  For more than 150 years the University for the Creative Arts in Canterbury, Epsom, Farnham, Maidstone and Rochester has been leading the way for art and design education.

Course Leader, Photography

Full Time Post: 36.25 hours per week

We are seeking to appoint an energetic and engaging Course Leader to join the School of Fine Art & Photography at Rochester. You should be an experienced photography or fashion photography practitioner/lecturer with creativity, skill, enthusiasm and experience to contribute to the delivery of a suite of ambitious photography programmes, including our Masters course in photography.

You will be able to demonstrate your academic and administrative achievements, as well as your excellent management skills in motivating and leading a team by example.

You will have a good honours and postgraduate degree, great professional experience and knowledge of current educational issues and critical understanding of the social, cultural, economic and environmental factors influencing Photography today.

You must be able to communicate a broad range of practical and theoretical issues through hands on teaching, seminars and tutorials. You must be able to inspire and motivate students.

For an informal discussion about the post, please email the Head of School Dr Terry Perk

For further details and to apply for this post please visit our website

The closing date for receipt of applications is 15th July 2018.

Interviews will be held on the 25th July 2018.

We value the diversity of our organisation and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.