Senior Lecturer, BA (Hons) Photojournalism and Documentary Photography


London College of Communication
LCC - Elephant and Castle, London UK
Part time
School of Media

7 March 2019 23:55

£45,603 - £54,943
As Course Leader BA (Hons) Photojournalism and Documentary Photography, you will assume responsibility for the academic leadership and management of a dynamic and internationally recognised course. You will take overall responsibility for the design, development and delivery of this progressive and forward-facing course supported by a team of talented and dedicated colleagues. You will lead on curriculum innovation at a time of profound change for developments in visual storytelling, photojournalism and documentary photography. The role requires that you oversee the day-to-day management of the course, including strategic development of all areas of learning, teaching and assessment. You will also be responsible for resource allocation and the observation and implementation of the policies and procedures of the University and the College.
London College of Communication is a pioneering world leader in creative communications education. With the communications sector constantly evolving at a rapid speed, we work at the cutting edge of new thinking and developments to prepare our students for successful careers in the creative industries of the future. Our course provision reflects the breadth of expertise housed within the most diverse creative agency including: journalism, advertising, PR and publishing; photography; film, television and sound; communications and media; graphic communication; spatial communication; design cultures; and interactive and visual communication.

We are looking for an individual who has management experience working within photographic/visual arts cultures, who has a postgraduate qualification and/or relevant professional experience appropriate to the subject area of photography, and experience of administrative processes relevant to this academic management role. You will inspire students and staff alike and will be a leading authority in your field and willing to innovate and push at the boundaries of how photojournalism, documentary and visual storytelling are viewed and taught and always be up-to-date with the latest developments in the industry. You will maintain strong links with photographic industries, photographic practitioners and build further collaborative links with a range of relevant institutions. 

Job-share applications are welcome.  Candidates will need to make it clear on their application if they wish to submit a job-share application.

If you have any general queries, you may contact Lesley Wilkins, Staffing Administrator, or telephone: 020 7514 7985

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.

This opportunity is closed to applications.