Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Construction & the Built Environment
All campuses

Job reference: 010940

Location: All campuses

Closing date: 14/07/2022

Salary : Grade H/I (£35,505 - £52,056 p.a.)

Employment type: Permanent

Team: Construction Management

School / Directorate : School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment

​​​​​​​Lecturer Salary from £34,304 p.a

Senior Lecturer Salary from £39,739 p.a

The level of appointment would be determined by the selection panel following an interview. 

We are deeply proud of our academic community. Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is a diverse and dynamic learning environment, defined by a shared sense of respect for all its people. Our mission is to be bold, to do the right things and to change lives, and our academics are key to realising those goals. Their work continues to reinforce our credentials as an award-winning university, and a research centre of excellence.

Our continued success — underpinned by the number of prestigious national awards we’ve won — has hinged on two commitments: forging excellent partnerships around the world and harnessing the talents of all our people. We secured a ‘Gold’ rating in the government’s Teaching Excellence Framework; received the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for our pioneering research; and in 2018, we were the first UK university to sign the Social Mobility Pledge, further demonstrating our commitment to ensuring ‘success for all’. NTU is a university at the peak of its powers, but we know we can still go even further. That’s why we’re now looking for new, passionate, ambitious people to join our community.

If you are in the early stages of an academic career and are considering joining NTU, then our Early Career Academic Development Programme could be just right for you.

If you are considering joining NTU as a Senior Lecturer you will benefit from our Senior Lecturer Career Framework, which recognises and rewards you based on your performance, contribution and achievement, and offers the opportunity of faster salary progression compared to the industry average.

Additional information: This role is based at both City and Mansfield campus

The School of Architecture Design and the Built Environment has an excellent record of graduate employment, delivering vocational courses with employability embedded at their heart.  This is achieved through excellent relationships with industry and the employment of experts with extensive professional experience within the teaching team.  We deliver well-established and highly successful professionally accredited courses in construction management, at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

This is an exciting opportunity, as a, Senior Lecturer/Lecturer to pioneer new opportunities and pathways with our strategic partners in the FE sector, local industry and employers. Specifically, the post will be lead and develop the delivery of the new L4 Future Homes Design and Construction HNC at our NTU in Mansfield campus and support the development new level 4 & 5 opportunities, for example, HTQ level pathways for FE student progression from Level 4 and 5 HTQ courses or Higher Apprenticeships onto the appropriate NTU degree programmes, with the area of construction and the built environment, with a particular focus on addressing the low carbon skills gap. You will contribute to the academic management and development of courses, scholarly activity and research, and have the opportunity to develop commercial activities. 

The role requires professional levels of knowledge and experience in one or more of the following specialisms: sustainability and zero-net, modern method of construction and off-site construction, heat, fuel and power - energy consumption, building technology, building maintenance and management, lean and block-chain, contract management and negotiation, and modern apprenticeships and work-based learning – ‘T’ and ‘HTQ’ levels. Most importantly you should have a passion and enthusiasm for teaching and nurturing the next generation of construction professionals.

Candidates with experience in further education, distance learning and higher apprenticeships are also encouraged

Closing date – 14th July 2022

Interview date – TBC 

If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Dr Amrit Sagoo, Head of Construction Management on (0115) 848 2427, or via email amrit.sagoo@ntu.ac.uk

NTU prides itself on being an inclusive employer. We value and celebrate equality in opportunities, and we welcome applications from people who reflect the diversity of our communities.

This role is open to non-UK/Irish applicants subject to current UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) rules. Please ensure that you have the appropriate right to work in the UK for this role and consult the Home Office website for further information.

We’re proud of how far we’ve come. With a shared vision, we are a community of more than 4,000 colleagues, all committed to our goal of becoming ‘the university of the future’. Do you have the passion to help us to go even further? www.ntu.ac.uk

Please note that is role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and successful applicants are required to declare all unspent conditional cautions and convictions; and also any adult cautions (simple or conditional), and spent convictions that are not protected as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2020).​​​​​​​


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