HE Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Nutrition

  • Gloucester
  • 22nd April 2019

Employer: Hartpury University and Hartpury College
Reference: N/A
Salary: 28,386 - 36,959 per annum
Contract: Full time, Permanent, 37 hours per week

Description

With over 1800 students studying degrees at foundation, honours and postgraduate level, Hartpury presents a unique environment designed to support an outstanding student experience. We offer industry relevant provision, by staff with strong professional links and research activities. This is underpinned by access to specialist facilities which we fully utilise to enhance delivery and support the employability of our graduates. We have a growing reputation for a unique and student-focused delivery, particularly within the field of Sport.

We are looking for an outstanding individual with experience of teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate level within the field of sport and exercise nutrition. The successful candidate will have an understanding of module leadership requirements and have demonstrated a track record for supporting a high quality student experience. Alongside this, we are looking for an individual who will be confident to deliver in associated sport science disciplines, specifically exercise physiology, in both classroom and applied laboratory environments across levels 4 to 6.

The successful candidate will possess a relevant sport and exercise nutrition/dietetics postgraduate qualification, and will be highly motivated and committed to sustained excellence. Ideally, you will SENr practitioner registration (or equivalent), or be currently working towards this. Higher level study such as a PhD would be a distinct advantage. A record of active research and knowledge exchange is welcomed, as is applied practitioner experience.

Hartpury University has recently invested heavily within its sport and exercise science provision including the construction of a brand new Sports Academy comprising of a new human performance laboratory, a biomechanics laboratory and sports therapy and rehabilitation facilities. The university also boasts a teaching kitchen utilised extensively by the BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Nutrition programme. The successful candidate will therefore be expected to develop student teaching and learning experiences that make the most of these facilities and in doing so bring theory and practice together symbiotically.

We offer excellent benefits including a comprehensive continuous professional development programme, 35 days annual leave entitlement plus bank holidays, onsite fitness facilities, free onsite parking and lots more.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring checks along with other relevant employment checks.

Visit our website www.hartpury.ac.uk to apply online or telephone (01452) 702135 to request documents by post.

Click here for the job description. 

Interviews to be held on Monday 29th April 2019.

Hartpury values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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