Manchester Metropolitan University
An exciting opportunity has become available in the department to support our international undergraduate and postgraduate students.
About the role:
The Department of Health Professions offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in physiotherapy, sport and exercise medicine, speech and language therapy, food and nutrition, dietetics and occupational health, safety and environment. We also have a vibrant research student community across all disciplines. All of our courses are designed to combine academic, work based knowledge with practical experience and skills to ensure our students are fit for practice, fit for employment and make a valued contribution to the advancement of subject expert knowledge and the wider health and social care agenda. Technology and creativity are at the heart of the student experience in the department and we are committed to delivering innovative teaching methods to enhance learning.
The successful applicant is expected to contribute to both the support and the enhancement of the experience of our international undergraduate and postgraduate student experience, whilst actively participating in departmental activities. They will be required to contribute to teaching and assessment of students and to the development of graduate employability skills.
We are looking for:
You should have a good first degree in a related subject with relevant experience of supporting home and international students on professional programmes in higher education settings.
You must demonstrate excellent oral and written competencies, interpersonal skills and a willingness to work across a range of teams. You should be able to demonstrate effective teaching skills and the ability to adapt teaching to meet individual and changing needs of students.
Please submit your CV and covering letter via the online portal.
For informal enquiries, please contact Dr Julie Wright, Head of Department at [email protected] or Dr Julie Lachkovic, Deputy Head of Department at [email protected]
Manchester Metropolitan University is committed to supporting the rights, responsibilities, dignity, health and wellbeing of staff and students through our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.
We promote applications from all sections of the community, irrespective of background, belief or identity, recognising the benefits that a diverse organisation can bring. We particularly encourage applications from Black and Minority Ethnic candidates, who we recognise are underrepresented in this area.
We recognise the benefits and importance of an environment that supports flexible working and are open to conversations about this throughout the application process.
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