> The following advert will appear in the Guardian on Tuesday 5 June and The
> Higher on 8 June.
> THE UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS
> STAFF AND DEPARTMENTAL DEVELOPMENT UNIT (SDDU)
> SENIOR ACADEMIC STAFF DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
> This post is available immediately on a permanent basis. You will
> contribute to the achievement of the University's learning and teaching
> strategy by providing staff development in teaching and learning for
> staff, postgraduates and departments. A member of the team responsible
> for delivering, assessing and developing the Postgraduate Certificate and
> Diploma programmes in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, you will
> play a major role in the delivery of the PGCLTHE. Other key
> responsibilities will include managing, delivering and developing
> programmes in teaching for postgraduates and staff with part-time teaching
> responsibilities, and designing and delivering short courses for SDDU's
> central seminar programme and for individual departments.
> You should have, and should be able to demonstrate, practical experience
> of teaching and assessing university students; commitment to providing a
> high quality university staff development service; a sound knowledge and
> understanding of HE issues; an ability to work with academic staff across
> a range of university disciplines; practical experience of course design
> and development; experience of using IT for delivering and administering
> teaching; ability to work independently and in teams; and excellent
> communication, presentation, facilitation, organisational and
> administrative skills. A qualification in teaching in higher education
> (e.g. PG Cert, PG Dip, M Ed) and/or membership of (or application
> submitted to) ILT will be essential.
> Informal enquiries to Penny Hatton, Director of the Staff and Departmental
> Development Unit, tel 0113 233 4012.
> Salary: Other Related 3/4 [£26,216 - £33,548 pa (under review)] according
> to qualifications and relevant experience. An appointment on Grade 5
> [£32,510 - £36,740 pa (under review)] will be considered for an
> exceptional candidate.
> Further details are available from http://www.leeds.ac.uk/jobadverts/ or
> contact Human Resources, tel 0113 233 5771 (textphone for deaf applicants
> only: 0113 233 4353), e-mail [log in to unmask] quoting ref:
> Closing date: 26 June 2001. Interviews are scheduled to be held on Monday
> 16 July 2001.
> Penny Hatton
> Director, Staff and Departmental Development Unit
> Baines Wing
> University of Leeds
> Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
> Tel 0113 233 4012 Fax 0113 233 4162
> e-mail [log in to unmask]
> web http://www.leeds.ac.uk/sddu/