About us: UWE, Bristol Law School is a leading UK provider of legal education and one of the largest full-service Law Schools in the UK. Bristol Law School has been purpose built to provide the best possible environment in which to learn and offers state of the art facilities, including two mock courtrooms, modern Harvard lecture theatres and teaching spaces, a Legal Resource Room, and a dedicated Business Advice Clinic, where our law students undertake a range of Pro Bono work, supervised by Solicitors.
About you: Working in the School of Law, comprising of academic (LLB/LLM) and professional (GDL/BTC/LPC) programmes, this post will focus on teaching and supporting students on the LLB and GDL programmes primarily in the Constitutional and Administrative Law and Public Law modules. Depending on your workload, you may however also be asked to teach and support students in other modules and supervise research projects.
About UWE Bristol: We are one of the largest providers of Higher Education in the South West with over 30,000 students, 250,000 alumni and 3,800 staff. We are both globally connected and regionally embedded, with strong employer and partner connections. Our staff and students come from over 160 countries making this a diverse, dynamic and rewarding place to work and study.
We have a lot to be proud of at UWE. We are 6th in the UK for postgraduate student satisfaction (Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey) and importantly, 96% of UWE Bristol graduates are in employment or further study within six months after graduation. We have also achieved TEF Gold status, have been ranked 21st in The Guardian Best UK Universities 2021 and 29th in the latest Times Higher Education ‘Table of Tables‘.
This post is based at our lively Frenchay campus where we have invested in the latest facilities and resources to give both our staff and students access to everything they need to succeed while incredible new facilities continue to be developed to enhance our offer even further.
Frenchay campus has excellent transport links; as well as being located near the motorway network we are within walking distance of two train stations, our bus terminus connects us to the local bus and metrobus network and we also have a range of cycling and changing facilities, making our campus the ideal place to work for those commuting to Bristol.
In addition to progressive pay rates, UWE Bristol offers a wide range of employee benefits including:
- a generous holiday allowance of 35 days
- up to 12.5 bank holiday/closure days per year
- excellent defined benefit pension schemes
- ongoing learning and professional development opportunities
- family friendly policies and wellbeing initiatives
- onsite nursery at our Frenchay Campus.
- option to participate in the cycle to work scheme
This is a permanent, full-time post.
If you would like an informal discussion, please contact Shilan Shah-Davis (Associate Head of Department) on 0117 32 81312 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Interviews are scheduled to take place virtually in MS Teams on 28 May 2021
We particularly encourage applications from BAME and/or male applicants as we are currently under represented in these areas however all appointments are made on merit.
UWE is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity to create an inclusive working environment.
We are able to sponsor qualifying candidates for this role under the Home Office Skilled Worker visa route. Please read our Skilled Worker Guidance to assess if you will be eligible to be sponsored under the criteria.
Please also refer to the Home Office Right to Work Checklist which provides details of which documents are acceptable to prove your right to work in the UK. Should you be shortlisted you will be asked to produce your right to work documents at your interview.
Please note that early applications are encouraged as we reserve the right to close the advert early should we feel able to appoint appropriate candidates.
Applications should made via our website, please use the link below for more information and to apply: