Position Details Academic Services Location: University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham UK Full time starting salary is normally in the range £31,406 to £40,927, with potential progression once in post to £43,434 Grade 7 Full Time, Permanent Closing date: 23rd March 2022
Background The Birmingham International Academy (BIA) is a teaching unit within the University of Birmingham that delivers the International Foundation Pathway, Presessional English and Academic English (Insessional) for international students. Formed in 2012, the BIA has seen major growth across all programmes and with a new recruitment agreement in place should see significant growth in its International Foundation Pathway programmes over the next 5 years. We are seeking an individual to teach and advise International Foundation Pathway students within own subject area and within an established teaching programme, supervised by the academic lead for the Arts, Social Science, Business and Law (ASSBL) Pathway who has ultimate responsibility for the design, delivery and assessment of the modules taught. Birmingham International Academy is committed to the Safeguarding of young people. A DBS check and references will be required for this role.
Role Summary The post holder will be expected to teach within the broad area of business, economics, accounting and quantitative methods to an A level standard. This will be within an established teaching programme (under the supervision of the pathway’s academic lead). Dependant on experience, the candidate may also deliver on other elements of the pathway. Reporting to the Head of BIA and working with academic lead for the pathway, the individual will form part of a teaching team delivering the BIA’s Arts, Social Science, Business and Law (ASSBL) Pathway. They will be expected to contribute to learning materials and or curriculum development or management (specialist duties may include assessment development, teacher development, VLE development, quality systems and audits). The post holder will also undertake other teaching related activities and any other relevant duties, as directed by the Head of BIA or BIA Operations and Development Director.