Senior Employability Educator


Academic Development and Services
UAL - High Holborn, London UK
Full time
Teaching and Learning Exchange
Fixed Term
2 years

16 February 2020 23:55

6 March 2020
£38,694 - £46,423 per annum
The Senior Employability Educator will lead and manage the delivery of the extracurricular employability learning offer, based within the Careers and employability team. Delivery will be both centrally and in colleges and will provide an extracurricular employability learning offer, particularly supporting students who are preparing for work opportunities whether temporary or permanent or who are looking to develop their CVs or portfolios and capture and showcase their experience and creative attributes. The role will line manage the Creative Opportunities offer ensuring it is aligned with extracurricular learning. The role will also liaise with the manager of UALAT ensuring the learning needs of student and graduate temps are being met.

University of the Arts London (UAL) is in the top 6 universities in the world for art and design and is Europe’s largest, with close to 19,000 students from more than 100 countries. It is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts. Our graduates go on to work in and shape creative industries worldwide.

Careers and Employability (C&E) is UAL's dedicated careers and enterprise service, which empowers the University’s students and graduates to make a living doing what they love. Its role is to enhance the employability and creative attributes of UAL’s students and graduates through experiential learning and access to industry

The successful candidate will have a first Degree or advanced qualification.  They will show a demonstrable 

understanding of key issues related to student and graduate careers development, progression and destinations and a detailed understanding of key factors that influence graduate careers and destinations in the creative sector. 

The postholder will have experience of managing a team in an HE environment and a detailed understanding of key factors that influence graduate careers and destinations in the creative sector.

They will also have the ability work to monitor, evaluate and report on own area of impact and performance.

If you have any queries contact ADS Recruitment Team via email or telephone: 02075142965 / 9627.

UAL is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive university - a place where we all can be ourselves and reach our full potential in our work, learning and creative practice. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and Staff Support Networks. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds, including race, disability, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion and belief, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, and caring responsibility.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early.

This opportunity is closed to applications.