Associate Academics (Online): Environmental Management

Posted about 2 years ago
Location England
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Various rates of pay
Sector Consultancy, Education, EIA, Public Sector
Posted about 2 years ago
Apply by Thursday, 17 September 2015
Associate Academics (Online): Environmental Management Various rates of pay Hours as and when required Remotely-based About us At the University of Derby, people are at the heart of everything we do. As a major, local employer we not only offer one of the region’s most competitive reward packages, but we are also constantly recognising and rewarding individual contribution, as well as helping to develop colleagues both personally and professionally. We take pride in being a really friendly, supportive and innovative workplace and we are genuinely committed to offering colleagues the opportunity to develop a fantastic, long-lasting career here with us. We encourage applications from a diverse workforce who can help us achieve our desire to be the ambitious student’s natural choice for quality, support and achievement. About the role Leading the Way in Online Learning! Are you a next generation academic, passionate about educating others and aspiring to be a thought leader in online learning? Our current environmental management portfolio is accredited by the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA), and we are now seeking to add to our bank of Associate Academics and Independent Studies Supervisors with experience across the breadth of environmental management. The University of Derby Online Learning is a global leader in online learning. We provide online learning degree courses, professional courses and CPD opportunities, to those who require more flexible study options. Our learners are at the heart of every decision we make and we are committed to meeting their needs. By combining the best quality university teaching and the latest online delivery techniques, our learners can expect a high standard from us. Our support and guidance service ensures learners are able to get the very best out of their studies, no matter their location or situation. Our learners value our personal touch. Skills and qualifications To be succesful, you will have: a higher degree in Environmental Management/Science or closely related subject; be a member of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA) or the Institution of Environmental Sciences (IES); combine a passion for online teaching and learning, with the ability to inspire students at a distance; contribute to curriculum development and enhancement to ensure we continue to build market share for our Environmental portfolio; have energy, vision, adaptability to change and a commitment to making a difference for our students. Benefits Payment will be per module and will be based upon the level of the module, the number of students tutored and the expected hours to be worked. Holiday entitlement of pro rata to 35 days’ plus statutory, concessionary and closure days. Due to the nature of the contract, payment for annual leave is in addition to the hourly rate quoted. For an informal chat, please contact Alan Whitfield, Programme Leader MSc Environmental Heath on 01322 591979, email: after 24th August 2015. For more information about the role and to apply online, click apply where you will be taken to our website. Closing date: 17th September 2015.