UCEM Academic Tutor – Quantity Surveying
Full and Part time considered (17.5 OR 35 hrs/wk), permanent
Split between the Office (central Reading, Berkshire) and home/remote
Salary range £40,000 - £46,000 FTE pa plus benefits
We’re looking for an individual with practical and academic experience in the subject of quantity surveying, who has a keen desire and passion to teach students and support their success!
University College of Estate Management (UCEM) is the leading provider of supported online education for the Built Environment, with over 95 years’ experience of providing the highest quality learning opportunities. At any one time, we have over 3,500 students from more than 100 countries benefiting from our qualifications. UCEM helps to enhance Built Environment professional careers through our accredited property-related and construction programmes, offered at Postgraduate, Undergraduate and Apprenticeship levels.
The main purpose of the role is to provide academic leadership in the subject area of construction, with particular consideration in one or more of the following areas which should include an understanding of international perspective to the subject area: Procurement & Tendering; Estimating; Quantification of Works; Contract Practice & Administration; Project Management.
Within this role you will undertake associated academic tutoring and pastoral support for programmes, contribute to the development of new programmes, and aid the research ambitions of the School of Built Environment which includes the engagement of those within the industry and associated professional bodies. You will be a key individual in achieving UCEM’s organisational goals, most crucially maximising student’s potential to achieve academic success.
Key qualities we’re looking for include:
• Postgraduate degree in a relevant subject
• Relevant professional qualification(s)/working towards
• Minimum of 3 years quantity surveyor or research/tutoring experience in appropriate subject areas (refer to job specification)
• Understanding of current developments in construction practice or education
• Ability to produce innovative module material to enthuse students
• Excellent IT skills and desire to enhance learning through technology
• Impeccable communication skills – both written and verbal
At UCEM we expect all our employees to demonstrate our values: Passion, Integrity, Excellence and Support.
We have a very detailed job specification for this role so please, before applying, take a look: www.ucem.ac.uk/jobs
For an informal discussion about the role please contact Amanda Milambo on 0118 921 4602 or email firstname.lastname@example.org alternatively contact the HR team on 0118 467 2243 or email@example.com.
To apply please send your CV, covering letter, and Recruitment Check Form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday 4 April 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
Please note, applications may be reviewed as and when they are received, so you may be invited to interview ahead of the closing date.
Please note any appointment to this post is conditional upon and subject to an enhanced certificate (criminal record check) issued by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), which will also include a check of the DBS Barred Lists.
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