Post: BA (Hons) Music Journalism Course Leader
Reporting to: Head of Education
Contractual Hours: 0.4 FTE - 15 hours per week
About BIMM Institute
BIMM, The British and Irish Modern Music Institute, has colleges in eight cities where music matters most – London, Berlin, Dublin, Brighton, Manchester, Bristol, Birmingham and Hamburg – and is proud to be the largest and leading provider of contemporary music education in Europe.
Our eight BIMM colleges have over 50 years’ experience between them in helping students launch successful careers in the music industry.
We offer a broad range of Higher and Further Education music courses – including BA Honours Degrees, nationally accredited Diplomas and Postgraduate Teaching Certificates. Our professional highly vocational and real-world courses include studies in guitar, bass, drums, vocals, songwriting, music production, music business, music journalism and event management.
We are seeking to appoint a highly experienced, dynamic practitioner with a strong background in music education to lead the College’s BA (Hons) Music Journalism course. You will work be required to work closely with all departments within the College, and will report directly to the Head of Education.
You will be responsible for the day-to-day operational management of the course, leading on curriculum design, curriculum delivery, and teaching and learning.
You will have a proven track record as a practitioner and educator, and have the breadth of skills and experience required to ensure quality and excellence in all aspects of the course.
The post of BA (Hons) Music Journalism Course Leader is a combined strategic and operational role that provides curriculum leadership for students and tutors. You will have the primary responsibility for setting the standard of excellence and professionalism in teaching on the course and ensuring that all members of your team support students in all aspects of their personal and professional development.
As well as being an inspirational teacher yourself, you will be required to monitor the day-to-day experience of students in the classroom ensuring the highest quality of teaching and learning at all times.
External to this contract is the opportunity, as a BIMM sessional tutor, to undertake teaching and module leadership duties.
Please follow the link to the full job description and to apply: https://bit.ly/2qHbV9k
Application closing date: 17:00, Monday 21st May 2018