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Programme Support Tutor (Natural Sciences) (5341)

Manchester Metropolitan University is one of the UK's largest and most popular Universities. The Department of Natural Sciences is one of the largest in the University, attracting large numbers of students on a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. At undergraduate level, we offer degrees in Geography, Human Geography, Physical Geography, Environmental Science, Chemistry, Biology, Microbiology and Molecular Biology, Zoology and Animal Behaviour. There are taught Masters programmes in Environmental Practice, Conservation Biology, Zoo Conservation Biology, Biological Recording and Ecological Monitoring, and Animal Behaviour 

The Department resides within the Faculty of Science and Engineering and benefits from spacious, modern and well-equipped teaching and research facilities having benefitted from recent significant and on-going investment. We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated individual who is committed to providing an excellent learning experience for our taught undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Department of Natural Sciences and enhancing our educational reputation.

You will have experience of teaching in geography and environmental sciences and an understanding of current teaching practices/developments within higher education. You will have a first and higher postgraduate qualification/degree in a relevant discipline or appropriate equivalent experience in the subject field, including Geographical Information Systems (ArcGIS, QGIS), remote sensing and statistics (Excel, SPSS, R and R Studio).

Information about the Department can be found on https://www.mmu.ac.uk/natural-sciences/. For an informal discussion regarding this post, please contact the Deputy Head of Department, Dr Jane Boygle. To apply: Please attach your CV and covering letter to the online portal. Manchester Metropolitan University is committed to supporting the rights, responsibilities, dignity, health and well-being of staff and students through our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion. We promote applications from all sections of the community, irrespective of background, belief or identity, recognising the benefits that a diverse organisation can bring. We particularly encourage applications from Black and Minority Ethnic candidates, who we recognise are underrepresented in this area. We recognise the benefits and importance of an environment that supports flexible working and are open to conversations about this throughout the application process

If you would like to join our people and share our ambition, we would love to hear from you.

In recognition of staff contributions to the University's achievements during the 2021/2022 academic year, an additional discretionary payment of 2% per annum will be added to your salary until 31/07/23 in order to ensure consistency amongst existing and incoming staff.  This additional 2% will be paid pro rata in equal monthly installments, on top of your salary each month until 31/07/23.

Manchester Metropolitan University is committed to supporting the rights, responsibilities, dignity, health and wellbeing of staff and students through our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.

We promote applications from all sections of the community, irrespective of background, belief or identity, recognising the benefits that a diverse organisation can bring and particularly encourage applications from groups which are underrepresented in the University workforce.

We recognise the benefits and importance of an environment that supports flexible working and are open to conversations about this throughout the application process.


 
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Location
Manchester All Saints Campus
Oxford Road, Manchester, UK, M15 6BH
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  • Location:
    Manchester All Saints Campus
  • Faculty / Function:
    Science and Engineering
  • Salary:
    Grade 7 (£32,995 to £37,114)
  • Closing Date:
    4 October 2022
  • Contract Type:
    permanent
  • Contracted Hours per week:
    35
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