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Lecturer in Digital

OVERVIEW

SALARY RANGE

£37k - £47k DOE

CLOSING DATE

19/06/2024

LOCATION

UA92 Campus - Trafford

UA92 Foundation

Lecturer in Digital

Location: University Academy 92 (UA92), Manchester

Salary: £37k – £47k DOE

Contract Type: Full-time, Permanent

Closing Date: 19th June 2024

Shape the Digital Future with UA92

At University Academy 92 (UA92), we’re not just preparing students for the digital world; we’re pioneering new ways of thinking, creating, and innovating. UA92 is at the forefront of transforming higher education. We are on a mission to unlock greatness in every individual, and we are seeking a dynamic and visionary Lecturer in Digital to join our cutting-edge team.

About the Role:

As a Lecturer in Digital at UA92, you will be a key player in delivering our innovative curriculum, designed to equip students with the digital skills and knowledge necessary to thrive in today’s tech-driven world. You will inspire, challenge, and support our students as they navigate the ever-evolving digital landscape.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Teaching & Learning: Deliver engaging and student-focused teaching in areas of Computer Science and Cyber Security
  • Curriculum Development: Design and implement forward-thinking curriculum content that reflects the latest digital trends and technological advancements.
  • Student Engagement: Mentor and guide students, fostering a culture of curiosity, creativity, and digital excellence.
  • Industry Collaboration: Cultivate relationships with industry leaders and digital pioneers to ensure our programs remain relevant and cutting-edge.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Qualifications: A Master’s degree in Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Experience: Proven experience in teaching at the higher education level, with a strong background in digital technologies and methodologies.
  • Skills: Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and inspire students.
  • Innovation: A passion for integrating new technologies and innovative teaching practices into the curriculum.
  • Industry Insight: Robust connections with the digital industry and a commitment to staying current with the latest digital trends.

You will need to have good knowledge in one or more of the following areas:

1-Programming and software development (e.g. Python, Java, C++, C#)

2-Web development and digital marketing

  • Knowledge of front-end (HTML, CSS, JavaScript frameworks such as React or Angular) and familiarity with back-end development (e.g., Node.js, Django, PHP)
  • Skills in digital marketing tools and techniques (such as SEO, Google Analytics, and content management systems like WordPress).

3-Networking and cybersecurity.

  • Understanding of networking concepts (TCP/IP, DNS, routing, switching).

4-Database systems (e.g. MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB)

5-Cloud computing (e.g. AWS, Azure, Google Cloud)

What We Offer:

  • An empowering and agile working culture, enabling you to live your lifestyle, fuel your passions and do your best work
  • A competitive salary
  • 35 days of annual leave (including bank holidays) + 2 weeks paid leave over Christmas and New Years
  • Birthday Leave, our gift to you!
  • Comprehensive Medical Insurance with Aviva
  • Annual Eye Care and Glasses Voucher with Specsavers
  • Comprehensive Life Insurance with AIG
  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • UA92 in the Community (three paid days leave for community/charity activity annually)
  • Cycle to Work Scheme


UA92 welcomes applicants from all backgrounds and identities. We are committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse community. Situated in Trafford our Media/ Journalism department is dedicated to building authentic ties with local communities and organisations.  

Please only send applications via our portal we can not accept CVS via email or direct message. Candidates must have the right to work in the UK to be considered for this role. For more about UA92 and all current and future job vacancies, you can visit www.ua92.ac.uk or check out the ‘jobs’ section of our LinkedIn page.

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