Hereford College of Arts is a vibrant arts college with a specialist focus on art, media, design, popular music and performing arts. The curriculum includes undergraduate and postgraduate degrees alongside a range of Further Education programmes and a wide-ranging short course programme. Our mission is to empower creativity and enrich our world through transformative arts education and we are proud of the way our community of students, staff, governors, fellows, partners and alumni contribute to the benefit of our wider society. We have a good reputation and track record, but have ambitious plans to develop and grow our distinctiveness. Hereford city and the wider region are also full of ambition with new cultural initiatives and enterprises, and an innovative engineering university in development, which offer many opportunities for collaboration.
STUDY SKILLS TUTOR
18 HOURS PER WEEK, 39 WEEKS PER YEAR, TERM TIME ONLY
£24,247 PRO RATA PER ANNUM
We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated Study Skills Tutor to join our established and experienced specialist support team.
The post will provide study skills support and assistance to both group and individual student/s. Applicants will need to be enthusiastic, enjoy working within a team, and be well organised with excellent communication, administration, and digital skills.
Applicants must have the ability to demonstrate empathy, gain trust, have great interpersonal skills, and to communicate and motivate students effectively.
Applicants will need to hold either a Level 5 Diploma in Teaching Learners with Specific Learning Difficulties or a specialist Level 5 literacy or numeracy qualification.
To arrange an informal discussion, please e-mail Wendy Crum, Student Services Manager (before 21st July).
For further information and an application pack please e-mail Jobs or contact reception on 01432 273359.
SALARY: £24,247 – £29,762 FTE
The College seeks to appoint a highly creative and committed individual to join the Artist Blacksmithing course team to take responsibility for organising and leading some parts of the curriculum and its delivery. Practical aspects of this course are based in the unrivalled metal forging and fabrication facilities of the Holme Lacy Rural Craft Centre, while design development takes place in the specialist environment of the art college studios.
Experience of HE teaching is desirable, and it is important that you have an awareness of the breadth and diversity of ideas within contemporary forged metal design.
Examples of recent professional output should be provided.
To find out more about joining this dynamic creative community, please e-mail Jobs for an application pack.
To arrange an informal discussion please e-mail Del Done, Course Leader, BA (Hons) Artist Blacksmithing
Closing date for applications: Thursday 12th August 2021
Interviews will be held in week commencing Monday 16th August 2021
Course Leader: BA (Hons) Contemporary Design Crafts
Hours: 0.8 to Full Time
Salary: £32,587 – £37,973 FTE
The College is seeking to appoint a highly creative and committed person to lead our BA (Hons) Contemporary Design Crafts, with a pathway in Jewellery Design. The post will provide academic and pastoral leadership for the students as well as giving a clear direction and dynamic leadership to the development of the identity of the course so that it recruits well and delivers ambitious professional outcomes.
The successful candidate will have an Honours / Post Graduate degree in a relevant discipline and recent HE teaching experience preferably with an appropriate teaching qualification, and ideally with an active professional practice.
A key requirement of the post includes the management, co-ordination and delivery of modules as well as supporting the enhancement of the student experience.
To arrange an informal discussion please e-mail Delyth Done, Higher Education Development Lead.
For further information and an application pack please contact Jobs or contact reception on 01432 273359.
Interviews will be held on: Monday 16th August 2021
Hereford College of Arts is a vibrant arts college with a specialist focus on art, media, design, popular music and performing arts. The curriculum includes undergraduate and postgraduate degrees alongside a range of further education programmes and a wide-ranging short course programme. Our mission is to empower creativity and enrich our world through transformative arts education and our board plays a vital role in our dynamic community of students, staff, fellows, partners and alumni. We are proud of our reputation and track record but have ambitious plans to develop and grow our distinctiveness, and the corporation recently committed to a new five year strategy. Hereford city and the wider region are also full of ambition with new cultural initiatives and enterprises, and an innovative engineering university in development, which offer many opportunities for collaboration.
We have a strong and active board but with some governors reaching the ends of their terms of service in the near future we are seeking to recruit new members. We are particularly interested in people with a proven track in further or higher education or with significant business experience.
You’ll need to be committed to education, the arts and the college’s ethos: to collaborate with partners and promote Hereford College of Arts in the community and wider afield, both regionally and nationally.
There are six Board meetings and at least three Committee meetings annually (most but not all of the main board members are also committee members).
This is a voluntary appointment; reasonable travel, subsistence and out of pocket expenses will be reimbursed.
For more information, please e-mail Linda Watkins, Clerk to the Governors or telephone 01432 379351.
The College is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. All posts are subject to DBS checks.