JOB VACANCY: FOUNDATION DIPLOMA IN ART AND DESIGN SESSIONAL TUTOR (DESIGN)
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UAL AWARDING BODY FOUNDATION DIPLOMA IN ART AND DESIGN – SESSIONAL STAFF (DESIGN)

The City & Guilds of London Art School is a ‘not for profit’ charitable institution, providing a valuable alternative to other models of Art education in the UK at Postgraduate, Undergraduate and Foundation levels.  The Art School has a mission to foster excellence in contemporary Fine Art, Historic Carving, Conservation and Design. It does this in part by providing students with a very high level of contact time with artist tutors and professional experts.

The Art School is seeking to appoint a Foundation Sessional Tutor (Design). With the Art School’s particular focus on skills-based teaching and a commitment to cultivate knowledge and curiosity in both the historical and contemporary contexts of our subjects, our staff play a crucial role as key members of the Art School’s community, working closely with the Heads of Department and liaising with other specialist tutors. This role requires great flexibility and adaptability as well as a broad skills and knowledge base. There are approximately 90 students in the Foundation Department working towards a range of progression destinations – both Fine Art and Design.

You will have specialist knowledge of your own subject and its professional and/or research frameworks and an understanding of current Design agendas as well as the context for both Art and Design in the UK and Internationally. Ideal candidates will possess specific knowledge and experience of the areas listed below but also considerable flexibility and the confidence and ability to engage with students working towards a variety of progression ambitions in both Art and Design.

The main purposes of the post are:

To deliver high quality specialist teaching and related support to students on the Foundation course, in the context of curriculum content, established learning outcomes and teaching methodologies, prevailing policies and procedures.

To provide specific knowledge, expertise and experience of professional practice and/or research in at least one of the following Design areas: Fashion, Textiles or Fashion Product

 

Salary: currently under review but in the range of £165 per day

Application deadline: Friday 26th July 2019

Interview date: Thursday 8th August 2019

In order to apply, please download the Job Description, Person Description and Application Form:

JOB_DESCRIPTION__SESSIONAL_TUTOR_DESIGN.pdf

PERSON_SPECIFICATION__SESSIONAL_TUTOR_DESIGN.pdf

CGLAS_JOB_APPLICATION_FORM_2019.docx

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