PERM-782-2023 – Lecturer in SENDI

Bishop Grosseteste University

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Education, Health & Lifelong Learning


£36,333 to £40,745
Closing Date:  
Monday 20 March 2023
Interview Date:  
Thursday 30 March 2023
Reference:  PERM-782-2023

This is a full-time, permanent position. 

We are currently recruiting for an inspirational Lecturer in Special Educational Needs, Disability and Inclusion. For this permanent post, we are seeking to appoint a collegial and enthusiastic addition to our team. 

The postholder will need a demonstrable passion and depth of understanding in relation to Special Education alongside a commitment to providing a first-class student experience and enthusiasm for student recruitment. The successful candidate would be expected to contribute to module delivery on the SENDI undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. We are particularly looking for someone who has a PhD/EdD (completed or nearing completion), who can support students in their learning journey and is confident in abilities to quickly assimilate processes to ensure support aligns with university processes.

Bishop Grosseteste University is based in the historic uphill area of the city, just a ten-minute walk away from the castle and cathedral and a range of other cultural and historical attractions. The unique and positive experience we offer our students is well recognised and evidenced through National Student Survey 2022.  

BGU offers a generous employee benefits package including:

    25 days holiday for Grades 1-6

    35 days holiday for Grades 7+

    Plus 3 additional discretionary days annual leave over the Christmas period

    Various pension scheme options including a Local Government Pension Scheme offering up to a 19.5% Employer Contribution, a Teachers Pension scheme offering up to 23.68% Employer Contribution, and a 10% non-contributory pension for members of staff that do not wish to pay into a scheme.

    Employee benefits app provided by Live Like Loyalty

    Cycle to Work Scheme 

    Electric Car Salary Sacrifice Scheme

    24/7 Employee Assistance Programme including free online GP services and face to face counselling sessions

    Agile Working Scheme to support employees work-life balance

Informal enquiries about the post may be made in the first instance to Dr Julia Lindley-Baker, Programme Leader for Special Educational Needs, Disability and Inclusion via email at [email protected]

Further details:

Bishop Grosseteste University values people and promotes equal opportunities.

BGU is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive environment and aspires to remove economic, social and cultural barriers that could potentially prevent people from succeeding.

BGU is a place where diversity is recognised and valued. We want to enable everyone in our community to feel a sense of belonging, contribute, and reach their full potential.

We warmly welcome and encourage applications from underrepresented groups regardless of culture, background, age, disability, sex/gender, gender identities or expressions from the LGBT communities, ethnicity, religion/belief, or sexual or romantic orientation.

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