Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Filmmaking
City Site

Job reference: 008797

Location: City Site

Closing date: 07/06/2021

Salary : Grade H/I (£33,797 - £49,553 p.a.)

Employment type: Permanent

Department: Academic Schools

School/Section : School of Art & Design

Lecturer Salary from £33,797 p.a
Senior Lecturer Salary from £39,152 p.a

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

NTU has a thriving academic community, and it’s one where you’ll feel truly valued. We know our academics are central to our success as an award-winning university, and research centre of excellence.

Our rise up the league tables in recent years, alongside a number of prestigious national awards, demonstrate the potential that creating and forging excellent partnerships, while harnessing the talents of all our people, can bring. Most notably we have achieved a gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework and been awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for our pioneering research. Now we’re looking for more passionate, ambitious people to join us.

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.

The School of Art and Design is looking for a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Filmmaking.

This role requires you to be be committed to working in a team to deliver a high quality Filmmaking education experience. You will have an in depth understanding of Filmmaking principles and practice in conjunction with experience in contemporary Filmmaking practice, as well as curriculum design and delivery at HE level. Ideally you will have worked professionally as a film producer / production manager and can offer insight for the student projects throughout each phase of production and bring in industry contacts for guest lectures.

Experience in one or more of the following is required: 

  • ​​​​​​​Producing
  • Production Management 
  • Script writing
  • Directing 

Candidates must be educated to a minimum of Degree level in Filmmaking (or other relevant degrees) with a willingness to complete your HEA level 2 in professional Recognition (if not already held) within 3 years of appointment. 

Closing date – Monday 7th June 2021

Interview date – TBC

If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Claire Lockwood, Head of Department on +44 (0115) 848 8105 or via email claire.lockwood@ntu.ac.uk

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.

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.

Successful applicants will usually be appointed to the base of the advertised salary grade, except in justifiable circumstances.

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? 


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