Hourly Paid Lecturers (Associate Lecturers/ Visiting Practitioners) BA (Hons) Creative Direction for Fashion


London College of Fashion
London College of Fashion - John Prince's St
Hourly paid
School of Media and Communication

23 August 2018 23:55

3 October 2018
VP, £47.59 or AL, £52.70 per hour

This is an exciting opportunity to join the BA(Hons) Creative Direction for Fashion teaching team at London College of Fashion. We are looking for Associate Lecturers, passionate in nurturing the next generation of communication designers.

Your commitment to excellence in teaching, creativity, innovation and the student experience should equal your professional experience, awareness of the fashion landscape and design/technical understanding for the subject area.

Ready to undertake teaching, assessment, unit management and curriculum development, you will provide pastoral and academic support to our diverse range of students and work closely with other academic staff, including the Course Leader and Associate Lecturers.

If you have any queries about this role, you may contact the LCF Staffing Team at vacancies@fashion.arts.ac.uk

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

London College of Fashion is extremely proud to be a global leader in fashion education, research and consultancy. Much of its success is down to its dedicated employees, and you will play an important role in shaping future creative professionals, and impact on the future of so many creative industries.

Join us as we embark on an exciting journey over the next four years and beyond. By 2022 London College of Fashion will move to the Stratford Waterfront, as part of a new cultural hub in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

The Creative Direction for Fashion course seeks to develop and foster critical creative practice in the field of fashion communication, a fast-evolving discipline.

You will have relevant experience and knowledge of fashion culture, communication design and concept and design development and be able to teach industry practices and methods of design development.

You will also have significant industry experience and be willing to bring your varied experiences and network of industry connections to support the role. Ideal candidates will have worked or are currently working in one or more of the following areas:

  • Visual Communication/creative direction
  • Experience Design
  • Interactive Design
  • UI/UX design
  • Design technology
  • User-centred design
  • Spatial design (3D environments, installations, live events)

The role requires seminar teaching and delivery of technical workshops, and also the marking and assessing of work. Experience of working with HE students and enhancing the student experience is highly desirable.

At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.

This opportunity is closed to applications.