Head of Graduate School and Head of BA (Hons) Fine Art and Illustration (2 roles)

Employer: City & Guilds of London Art School

Salary: pro rata FTE salary of £56, 500

Contract: Permanent

Closing Date: 12 June 2024 at 12 pm


Who we are:

We are a distinctive specialist Art School based in Kennington, London. Offering programmes that span fine art, craft and conservation, we are characterised by our commitment to historical and contemporary research, and the intensity of our connection with materials and techniques. Across our 170-year history, we’ve stayed small and true to our roots, led by practising artists, conservators and makers, so that every student enjoys the benefit of being part of an energised and characterful community of practitioners.

We are committed to developing and widening the reach of our offer in the context of a changing world and are seeking a Head of Graduate School (0.5FTE): to be responsible for the overall coordination and leadership of all postgraduate study across the Art School’s disciplines of Fine Art, Conservation and Carving. Reporting to our Principal, the appointee will be pivotal to the coordination of the postgraduate portfolio as it develops and be key in shaping the vision for its development.

We are also seeking a new Head of BA (Hons) Fine Art and Illustration (0.6 FTE): to provide academic leadership of these subjects at BA and Graduate Diploma level, including responsibility for planning and administration of teaching and assessment, curriculum development, quality assurance and student recruitment.

Ideal candidates will have significant experience of teaching and learning within higher education and be aware of recent developments in this context. They will have a track record in leading strategic curricular development and course leadership at the respective levels and be effective in the building of relationships at all levels including external partners and stakeholders, and will fully engage with the Art School’s ethos and mission.

The closing date for applications is: 12.00 noon on 12 June 2024

Job Descriptions:

Head of Fine Art and Illustration

Head of Graduate School

How to apply:

Please send your completed Job Application Form, setting out how your knowledge and experience meets the person specification, and CV to Mari Shiba at: jobs@cityandguildsartschool.ac.uk.


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