Employability & Enterprise Curriculum Consultant

ocation:  Sunderland Campus
Salary:  £35,333 to £42,155 per annum
By annual incremental progression
Hours per Week:  37
Closing Date:  Monday 05 December 2022
Interview Date:  See advert
Reference:  0609-22-R

We have an exciting opportunity within our newly created Centre for Graduate Prospects for an Employability and Enterprise Curriculum Consultant. The post-holder will support the embedding of employability and enterprise across the University of Sunderland, and the creation of confident and motivated students who develop into professional, adaptable, and engaged graduates with rich and rewarding life and career prospects, by ensuring that:

  • Academics are supported to increase the presence, quality and capacity of employability and enterprise education in priority areas of the curriculum.
  • The ability of colleagues to teach and assess employability and enterprise in an embedded and/or explicit way is continuously developed.
  • The curriculum supports students to develop self-awareness and self-efficacy as well as experience a variety of work contexts and develop economic, social and/or cultural value for others.

The successful applicant will have proven knowledge and experience of developing and delivering embedded employability and enterprise education in partnership with academics as well as knowledge and experience of developing and delivering effective professional development in curriculum development and innovative pedagogy. You will have a postgraduate degree in relevant subject, or first degree in a relevant subject with significant applied experience.

If you are passionate about delivering our vision and supporting our students to achieve life-changing success and make a society-shaping impact, we would love to hear from you. For more details of the role, take a look at the job description, or get in touch with us. Informal enquiries are actively encouraged. For a confidential discussion on the role please contact Gareth Trainer, Head of Centre for Graduate Prospects by email (Gareth.Trainer@Sunderland.ac.uk).

For further information and to apply please click here.