We would be most grateful if you would draw to the attention of potentially interested people to the jobs
advertised below. We are particularly keen that final year students and recent graduates who may
be interested in research and development in teaching and learning find out about the opportunities
provided by the postgraduate assistantships.
University of Gloucestershire
SCHOOL OF ENVIRONMENT
The School of Environment has recently been designated as a Centre for Excellence in Teaching
and Learning by HEFCE. The Centre for Active Learning (CeAL) will be an international centre of
excellence reviewing, developing, promoting and embedding inclusive and exemplary active
learning for students in geography, environment and related disciplines, including biology, landscape
architecture, community development and heritage management. These posts offer highly
motivated individuals exciting opportunities to join an enthusiastic team of academic and
professional staff based at the Francis Close Hall campus in Cheltenham.
Lecturers/Senior Lecturers Ref: A116
Lecturer scale: £23,643 - £29,749 Senior Lecturer scale: £27,390 - £36,428
Three posts within any of the academic subject areas delivered by the School. Candidates must
be enthusiastic about Higher Education teaching and related activities, and willing to assist the
further development of CeAL.
Closing date: 25 May 2005 Interview date: 6 and/or 10 June 2005
Postgraduate Assistants, Centre for Active
Learning Ref: A117
Salary Range: Researcher A: £12,887 - £17,601 plus research Degree tuition fees
Five fixed-term appointments involving undertaking guided research and development of
Higher Education teaching materials, with some direct support of academic staff and student
learning. Appointees will register for part-time research degrees (MA/MSc/MPhil/PhD) in topics
broadly related to teaching and learning in the range of disciplines offered by the School.
Closing date: 1 June 2005 Interview dates: 16 and/or 17 June 2005
Learning Technologist, Centre for Active
Learning Ref: S206
Grade APT&C 5/6 - £17,969 - £21,640
Providing support to staff and students in developing and delivering e-learning and other
materials, and managing the technology within CeAL.
Closing date: 24 May 2005 Interview date: 1 June 2005
For an informal discussion on Lecturing posts contact the Head of School, Carolyn Roberts
([log in to unmask], 01242 543370), for the Postgraduate Assistants posts contact Mick
Healey ([log in to unmask], 01242 543364), and for the Learning Technologist post contact Martin
Jenkins ([log in to unmask], 01242 532117).
Further details and an application form for all posts are available from our website
www.glos.ac.uk/jobs or the Personnel & Staff Development Department (email:
[log in to unmask] or telephone: 01242 532819). Please quote the appropriate