Job title: Lecturer in Cultural Management Production
Job reference: FAL0587
Application closing date: 06/07/2017
Location: Penryn Campus
Salary: £32,004 - £37,075 per annum (dependent upon experience)
Contract type: Permanent, full-time, 35 hours per week, 52 weeks per year
Job category: Academic / Research
At Falmouth University, we believe there has never been a greater need for creativity to challenge conventional thinking. For more than 100 years, we have been challenging creativity and this has guided us on our journey from School of Art to a modern, creative innovation hub. Today, it is our unique approach to Higher Education that sets us apart and by responding to the growth of the creative industries, with a course portfolio that is flexible and aligned to the real world, we have increased our student numbers by more than 30% in two years and been ranked number one Arts University in the Sunday Times University Guide.
The Academy of Music and Theatre Arts (AMATA) at Falmouth University is a vibrant, entrepreneurial and industry-connected hub for performers, technicians and managers in training. We offer students a contemporary portfolio of cutting-edge programmes, including popular music, acting, theatre, dance, events and artist management, and all aspects of production. AMATA is maintained as a professional venue that hosts a year-round public programme, which empowers our students to experience and create work in all aspects of the industry. Our alumni have gone on to industry-leading and award-winning careers.
Based in the Academy of Music and Theatre Arts at our Penryn Campus; you will deliver teaching onto our innovative BA Music, Theatre & Entertainment Management ('MTEM') course; helping students join the next generation of pioneering music managers and theatre arts producers. MTEM Students learn to manage artists, companies and projects across the entire creative process; from commissioning, devising and composing new work, through negotiating contracts, to rehearsing, recording, filming, marketing, touring and broadcasting the work. You will also contribute to the development and delivery of our new online MA Creative Events Management, which has been designed to accelerate career trajectories for student's working within the cultural, creative, hospitality and MICE sectors, and is delivered in partnership with CEG Digital.
We are seeking someone with relevant academic experience and exposure to the field of cultural management & production, ideally around music or theatre arts practices.
We offer excellent facilities and benefits to our staff. These include generous holiday entitlements, relocation assistance, pension scheme, childcare vouchers and training and development courses.
The closing date for this position is Thursday 6 July 2017.
Interviews will be held on Wednesday 19 July 2017.
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