Programme Leader – Creative Advertising BA (Hons)

Circa £38,500
22 Nov 2012
14 Dec 2012
Contract Type
Full Time

Position: Programme Leader – BA (Hons) Creative Advertising

Salary: Circa £38,500                    

Hours: 37 hours per week

Contract: Permanent

Leeds College of Art has played a central role in providing specialist education in art, design and the crafts for more than 150 years and has a national and international reputation based on the achievements of our past students. The College has both a national and international reputation providing a wide portfolio of Degrees serving the needs of the creative industries.

An opportunity has arisen for a full time Programme Leader for our popular and award winning BA (Hons) Creative Advertising programme. Having cultivated excellent links with agencies and from an increasingly international perspective, the programme encourages graduates to see themselves as professional copy writers or art directors and to develop an enquiring and versatile attitude to their practice.

The successful applicant will be highly creative and capable of leading, harnessing and developing the expertise of a team of specialist staff to continue to drive forward an innovative curriculum in order to ensure that graduates are effectively prepared for careers in the global market place.

Candidates must have a relevant Degree, teaching experience at degree level, experience of academic leadership, demonstrable organisation and management skills and experience of working within, or in partnership with the advertising industry. A Post Graduate qualification and evidence of engagement with industry and/or academic networks would be desirable.

Full details of the essential and desirable criteria for this role can be found in the job description.

CVs will not be accepted for this vacancy. For an application pack, please go to our website by clciking Apply now. Alternatively, please leave your name and address on our answering machine stating clearly the post you are applying for Tel:  0113 202 8070.  

Closing date: Friday 14th December 2012 at 5.00pm

Interviews to be held: 10th January 2013

A relocation package may be available for the successful candidate.

Leeds College of Art is committed to pursuing equality of opportunity. 

Leeds College of Art is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all learners and expect our staff to share this commitment.

This post is subject to a Criminal Records Bureau Check.

Please note that the College will not respond to enquiries from Agencies for this role.