Assistant Professor in Primary Education

University of Nottingham Department of Education

Assistant Professor in Primary Education (Part-time)

Closing Date
Monday, 15th June 2020
Job Type
£36914 to £49553 per annum pro-rata depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

The School of Education has a large, well established and highly respected tradition of initial teacher education (ITE).  There is a long-established secondary programme and an innovative and growing primary provision comprising School Direct and PGCE. The School seeks to appoint an experienced teacher to work in this area.

The role holder will contribute to the teaching of the primary ITE programmes and work closely with colleagues on other ITE programmes and the ITE leadership team. He/she will contribute to the development of ITE programmes and to other programmes offered by the School as appropriate (e.g. the BA Education, MA Education or PGCE International). They will engage in scholarship of teaching in a range of ways including innovating and developing curriculum and pedagogy, engaging with key ideas in the field through leadership of projects and writing in the area of primary ITE or a related area.

The permanent post is available from 1 August 2020 and hours for the post are part-time (21.75 per week).

Applicants should hold a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (primary), or equivalent and a masters degree, or equivalent, in a relevant area. They should also have substantive teaching experience in primary education in the UK and experience of supporting student teachers or NQTs.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Dr Joanna McIntyre, Deputy Head of School, email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

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