Lecturer BA Digital, Costume for Theatre and Screen


Camberwell, Chelsea and Wimbledon Colleges
Wimbledon College of Arts - Merton Hall Road
Part time

20 August 2017 23:55

£36,642 - £43,961 pa pro rata

We are at an exciting point in our development, where the Theatre & Screen Programme has a vacancy for a lecturer in digital practice in the BA Costume for Theatre and Screen course. Working closely with the Course Leader you will be responsible for the development and delivery of Digital innovation and practice, developing opportunities and learning in this area that will equip students with innovative practices and competencies on graduation. The post holder will also oversee digital aspects to deliver inspiring and challenging teaching to all three years of Costume students, through a variety of teaching methods, such as lectures, seminars, group and 1:1 tutorials, visits to locations of interest etc. 

You will be a team player and collaborator with knowledge and interests that will contribute to the Theatre and Screen team’s academic profile and ensure subject relevance and work closely and professionally with staff members at all levels. The successful candidate will be responsible for contributing to the associated administration and quality assurance of the smooth running of the course. 


Wimbledon College of Arts

‘A world leading centre of excellence, creating new paradigms in performance arts for the post-digital age'

You will have a background in digital design holding a degree in a related subject area or equivalent professional practice, knowledge or experience of digital innovation within the industry and an awareness of the research and how digital innovation can be applied to this subject area. You will have understanding of pedagogy and will bring your current knowledge and understanding to your teaching. We are particularly interested in innovation, research and exploration using new technologies and how the digital can enhance and innovate within this subject area of costume and body architecture.  

You will have experience of assessment and effective feedback to students and be able to support and guide students through your understanding of the student journey, excellent communication skills and a demonstrable ability to motivate and work as part of a course team as well as contributing to the wider Theatre & Screen, Wimbledon and UAL communities. 

In return, University of the Arts London offers generous leave, an attractive pension scheme and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity.  Relocation assistance is available.

If you have any queries about this role, please contact Christine Crouch, Staffing Administrator, email jobs.ccw@arts.ac.uk.

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.