Course Director - Building Surveying and Facilities Management

Employer: Leeds Beckett University
Job location
Leeds with some Home Working
Job salary
Grade 9 Salary £51,034 to £60,905
Job term
Job closing date

We have an exciting opportunity for an inspiring and enthusiastic individual to join out great team of colleagues. Following investment in our academic provision, we are seeking a Course Director in Building Surveying and Facilities Management.

You will be making a key contribution to our academic provision through course leadership in the two subject areas. The role currently covers undergraduate and postgraduate provision of the two courses. We are looking to appoint a candidate with a suitable professional, managerial, and academic background to lead the courses forward in this demanding time.

You will be able to teach and contribute to our research and enterprise portfolio in areas within the building surveying and facilities management disciplines. Our subject group covers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses that work closely together, you will be expected to work as part of a cohesive team to deliver an excellent learning experience for the students.

The post holder will need to be an established academic or professional in a surveying-based discipline, a qualified member of a relevant professional institution (preferably MRICS), with extensive knowledge and experience of the areas associated with both professional competencies. They will also be able to demonstrate a track record of teaching and professional practice within their discipline and a willingness to undertake research and enterprise activities.

You will join the School of the Built Environment, Engineering and Computing based at our City Campus in Leeds City Centre and will contribute to the delivery of our growing undergraduate and postgraduate provision. There are extensive and excellent specialist facilities located in a setting which offers many additional amenities for our students and staff.

Please click here for the Job Description and Employee Specification.

For informal enquiries about this post please contact Mark Wilson, Head of Construction, Surveying and Project Management Tel: +44 (0)113 812 7622.

Working here means you’ll also have access to a wide range of benefits including our generous pension schemes, 38 days annual leave, flexible working arrangements including a hybrid of home and campus based working, reduced study fees and opportunities to develop your own learning, subsidised fitness facilities and a lot more. We also offer an attractive relocation package to those moving to Leeds for the role.

Closing date: Sunday 1st August 2021 (Midnight) Please note that you will not be able to edit or submit a part-completed application form after the closing date.

We welcome applications from all individuals and particularly from black and minority ethnic candidates and women as members of these groups are currently under-represented at this level of post. All appointments will be based on merit.