Science Lecturer, Northumbria Pathway Sessional Contract


Lecturer, Science (biology and chemistry) 

Newcastle onsite at Northumbria University

£50 per hour, Online & F2F Teaching  

Are you an experienced Lecturer in Level 3 Biology and Chemistry, looking for a flexible contract within a dynamic organisation where you can be proud and feel rewarded watching our students succeed?  We have an exciting opportunity to be part of our growing and expanding campus. We are student centric and very passionate about our contribution to our students future ………come join us!

A little more about the role: As Lecturer, you will contribute to the teaching (both online and F2F) of Science subjects on the International Foundation Programme starting in January 2021. Providing guidance and support to our students ….your knowledge, powering each students potential.   

Weekly teaching (4 hours initially leading to more) commencing January 21 for 20 weeks, with the possibility of another term of 10 weeks in the summer

What you’ll get up to:

Teaching and learning plan for the module(s)

Development of teaching materials to be delivered as per the specification, ideally in advance of the programme start.  As the expectation is that all modules will be delivered online or through blended learning, material content should reflect this. A flipped approach which pre-sets work before class time is an example of this.

What you’ll bring to the team: Please see the attached job descriptions for our Lecturer role. Minimum post-graduate qualification in a Science related subject is required. Ideally you will have worked with international students at level 3 (desirable) however a strong interest in the development and transition of learners into level 4.

A little more about us: QA Higher Education works in partnership with Northumbria University to manage and deliver International Foundation Programmes (IFP) and a Graduate Certificate.  Successful completion of the IFP programmes allows entry onto a range of undergraduate programmes at Northumbria University.

Rate £50 per hour inclusive of holiday pay

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