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Teaching Associate in Sports and Exercise Science

Lancaster Medical School
Salary:   £28,331 to £32,817
Closing Date:   Tuesday 17 September 2019
Interview Date:   Monday 30 September 2019
Reference:  A2800

Lancaster Medical School seeks to appoint a one year fixed term Teaching Associate in Sports and Exercise Science to contribute to the development and delivery of our undergraduate programme, as we welcome our second cohort of Sports and Exercise Science students in October 2019.

You will work with the Director of Sports Science and a growing team active in Sports and Exercise Science teaching, learning and assessment as we work together to develop and deliver an excellent undergraduate Sports and Exercise Science curriculum.

We expect you to participate fully in the intellectual and collective life of Lancaster Medical School and to contribute to a high quality-teaching portfolio that enhances our teaching provision. We are looking for an individual who is enthusiastic about Sports and Exercise Science is able to teach a range of topics within that domain, but with expertise in teaching physiology within an exercise and health context, is able to motivate students effectively and is able to provide pastoral support for undergraduate students.

You will work with academic and professional services colleagues, including the manager of the Human Performance Laboratory and staff based in the sports centre to deliver teaching, learning and assessment, including practical learning sessions.

You will have the opportunity to contribute to the continued development of the curriculum as a member of the Sports and Exercise Science team.

The Faculty provides an environment that strongly supports the individual needs of each employee, promoting a healthy work-life balance. We are committed to family-friendly and flexible working policies on an individual basis, as well as the Athena SWAN Charter, which recognises and celebrates good employment practice undertaken to address gender equality in higher education.

Informal enquiries can be made to Dr Bob Lauder (Director of Sports Science) on or 01524 593561.

This full time position is fixed term for a period of one year. This post is available from 25th November 2019.

General information about Lancaster Medical School can be found on the Divisional website:, while information about the Faculty of Health and medicine can be found on the Faculty web site;, and additional information about Lancaster University can be found at:

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups and would consider offering as part- time/flexible working.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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