Visiting Lecturer - BA (Hons) Creative Writing

Position: Visiting Lecturers in BA (Hons) Creative Writing

Salary: £varies

Hours: Varies

Contract: Fixed Term per assignment

Leeds Arts University is the only specialist arts university in the North of England. We have contributed significantly to the development of arts education for over 170 years and have developed a national and international reputation based on the achievements of our students and staff. 

We are looking to appoint to our pool of visiting lecturers who we can approach to undertake fixed term teaching assignments across our provision in a variety of areas. We are looking for Visiting Lecturers for the following course: BA (Hons) Creative Writing. The nature of assignments may vary and associated administration time will be paid alongside any studio or teaching time.

Appointments will involve short term teaching blocks with frequency of sessions to be confirmed. Successful candidates will be placed on a register and considered for any future teaching that may occur. Experience of teaching at the relevant level is desirable, though experts with significant industry experience and an interest to develop teaching skills may also be of interest. Full details of the essential requirements for the role can be found in the job description.

Details of our course portfolio can be found on our website - and applicants are asked to make clear which disciplines they are interested in being considered for.

Successful candidates to the pool will undertake a short paid induction period to enable themselves to be familiarised with the University systems.

Please note CV’s will not be accepted for this position. To apply for this vacancy please complete an Application Form and Equality & Diversity form and return the completed forms to The links to the application pack are below:

Job Description – Visiting Lecturer BA (Hons) Creative Writing

Application Form

Equality and Diversity Form

Application Guidance Pack

Given the adhoc and possibly short term nature of assignments that may be offered, applications are particularly encouraged from those who are located within an easy commuting distance of the University.

Closing date: Sunday 21st July 2019 at 11.59pm

Interview date:   Friday 2nd August 2019

Leeds Arts University is committed to pursuing equality of opportunity and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all learners and expect our staff to share this commitment.

We will not be accepting applications from Recruitment Agencies for this position.