Course Leader: BA Fashion Bags and Accessories Product Innovation and Development


London College of Fashion
London College of Fashion - Golden Lane
Full time
School of Design and Technology

22 August 2018 15:00

14 September 2018
£44,708 - £53,865 pa

This is an exciting opportunity  to play a key role in the leadership and management of the BA (Hons) Cordwainers Fashion Bags and Accessories course at the London College of Fashion.

This is a well-established undergraduate course with excellent industry links that provides the skills and knowledge to prepare graduates for a range of design and design related roles in the fashion industry.

In this role, you will be responsible for the academic leadership of the BA (Hons) Cordwainers Fashion Bags and Accessories course, including the day-to-day management of staff and all areas of learning, teaching and assessment of students as well as resources allocated. 

You will contribute to, and where appropriate, lead on the process of course development, modifications, major changes, validation and review by the University, external agencies and professional bodies working with the Programme Director, Associate Dean and Dean.

If you have any queries about this role, you may contact the LCF Staffing Team at

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.

You will have expertise in fashion/accessories design and manufacture with the confidence to translate your knowledge into a vision for the course. A relevant degree-level qualification is essential and will ideally be supported by a postgraduate degree in the relevant area and a teaching qualification. You will have the ability to build on and establish excellent industry connections and networks in order to provide a progressive and highly-regarded undergraduate experience.

As well as your expertise, knowledge and experience in contemporary fashion accessories design, you will have knowledge of craft techniques and digital manufacture and have an understanding of their application in the context of contemporary fashion accessories.

You will undertake research and/or professional practice to maintain your subject currency as part of your own continuing development and ensuring your position as a leader in your field.

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.