Lecturer in Apparel Design and Merchandising

Temasek Polytechnic

Lecturer / Diploma in Apparel Design and Merchandising

Agency: Temasek Polytechnic

Job no.: 542874

Work type: Full-time, Permanent/Contract

Location: Singapore

Categories:Education

We prepare school-leavers and working adults for a future of dynamic change, with relevant knowledge, lifelong skills, character, and a thirst for continuous improvement.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct lectures, tutorials and student consultations which include the supervision of laboratory work and projects
  • Enhance the quality of lesson design and delivery (e.g. e-learning, self-directed learning etc.) through implementing appropriate teaching and learning strategies and methods
  • Adopt the use of IT resources for facilitation (where applicable)
  • Evaluate curriculum design, development, delivery and assessment to enhance its effectiveness
  • Prepare course and subject materials which include the setting of assignments, assessment and moderation of results
  • Stay current and responsive to changing trends in the profession and educational landscape through active engagement with industry and professional bodies/communities
  • Address the diverse learning needs of students in class and ways to develop students’ potentials holistically through a range of interventions
  • Conduct and/or attend subject review and team meetings
  • Tracking and maintenance of student attendance

Requirements

  • At least 5 years of work experience in the local/global fashion industry
  • A strong portfolio of the following:

    - Pattern making in drafting and draping
    - Design development in local/global fashion label
    - Knowledge in sustainable fashion
  • Competency in textile manipulation skills and product development will be advantageous
  • A team player with good communication skills and passionate in interacting with students
  • Ability to perform in a fast-paced environment and in meeting deadlines

Advertised: 05 Aug 2020

Applications close: 31 Aug 2020