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Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Media and Television

English & Creative Arts

Location:  Ormskirk
Salary:  £36,386 to £54,949 per annum
Post Type:  Full Time
Closing Date:  Friday 02 December 2022
Reference:  EHT0755-1022

We’re here to create and harness knowledge, to deliver opportunity for everyone. 

About the Role

As Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Media and Television Production, you will be required to make a significant contribution to the delivery of our Media and Television degrees, contributing to the delivery of our modules on pre- and postproduction; Independent Television; Working in the Creative Industries; and Branded Content and other areas of our core curriculum, including the final year Dissertation, depending on your areas of expertise and experience. Experience in professional television production and an understanding of sustainable production practices would be a distinct advantage. We particularly welcome experience in production design/art direction.

You will be expected to contribute to the research profile of the department through the activities of one of our Research Units, and to meet the qualitative and qualitative requirements for submission to the next Research Excellence Framework.

This is a great opportunity for someone with a passion for teaching and researching Media and Television, and who would like to contribute to the development of these new degrees. An interest in Television and Film Production, Branded Content and strategies for preparing students to work in the creative industries would be an advantage.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact: Matthew Pateman, Head of Media Department at 

About You

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional colleague who will provide significant contribution to our Television and Media degrees. You will have significant responsibility for developing and delivering the new programmes and will be able to teach across a range of modules and areas on both undergraduate programmes. You will be an enthusiastic and friendly professional with excellent communication and interpersonal skills coupled with a commitment to providing an excellent student experience. An established or promising research profile in media, television and / or cognate disciplines and good teaching experience on undergraduate Media and / or Television degrees is essential. 

To be successful you will further enrich our students’ experience through your expertise and subject knowledge as evidenced through your qualifications and experience. In return, you will join a forward thinking and dynamic team that pushes the boundaries of curriculum development within Television and Media, and the wider creative arts more generally.

At Edge Hill University we value the benefits a rich and diverse workforce brings to our community and therefore welcome applications from all sections of society.


Rewards & Benefits

•   A minimum of 48 days annual leave per annum (inclusive of bank holiday and University closure days) 

•  Access to a range of CPD to support your career development, with three defined pathways for progression.

•   Automatic enrolment into the Teacher’s Pension Scheme with our employer contribution of 23.68%

•   Discounted membership to our onsite state-of-the-art sport and leisure facilities

•   Beautiful award-winning on-campus working environment

•   Staff benefits scheme, which provides you with discounts across the high street, supermarket shopping, cinema tickets, dining out and more

About Us

At Edge Hill University we believe in the life changing opportunities knowledge can create. Since 1885, we’ve been creating access to knowledge for those who may not have had the opportunity to before. 

Today, the effect we have has a far-reaching impact, not just for those who come to study here but for those who work, invest in, and live in our local communities too. So, if you’ve ever wondered if one person can make a difference, simply speak to our alumni, students, and award-winning staff.

Because for us education isn’t about how much you take in. It’s about what you take out into the world. 

Inspiring minds and changing futures since 1885, Edge Hill University is “A great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year” – Times Higher Education. 


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