Staffordshire University

Person Specification

Job Title:

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

School/Service:

Staffordshire Business School

The qualifications, experience, knowledge, skills and behaviours outlined above provide a summary of what is required to carry out this job effectively. They also form the selection criteria on which a decision to appointment will be made. Please ensure that you provide evidence of how you meet the criteria in your application.

No Selection Criteria Description Essential [E] or
Desirable [D]
Assessed
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Criteria
1 GCSE/O’Level (or equivalent) Maths and English E A
2 Possession of a PhD or equivalent professional standing in a relevant subject area E A
3 Previous experience of teaching and developing learning material D A/I
4 Previous experience of teaching Entrepreneurship and Intrepreneurship E A/I
5 Experience of providing pastoral and academic support to students E I
6 Recent experience in the supervision of research projects within areas of specialism D I
7 A demonstrable record of engagement in research and innovation and/or advanced scholarly activity and knowledge exchange in subject specialism E A/I
8 An understanding of the key issues and challenges in the HE environment D I
9 A creative, innovative and flexible approach to facilitating learning, with commitment to ensuring an excellent student experience E I
10 Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to engage a diverse audience E A/I
11 An effective team player who is self-motivated, with good organisational skills and able to work on own initiative E I
12 An understanding of the University’s strategy and values, with the ability to demonstrate behaviours that align to the values E I
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13 Experience and knowledge of course management and implementing quality assurance and enhancement processes across awards E A/I
14 Significant experience of leading the development, design, delivery and assessment of modules and courses at various levels E A/I
15 Previous experience of teaching in HE and developing specialist teaching materials, with membership of the HE Academy or other equivalent teaching qualification E A/I
16 An understanding of the key issues and challenges in the HE environment with an ability to articulate a vision for the future development within area of specialism E I
17 Recent experience in the supervision of research projects within areas of specialism E I

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