Lecturer in Games Design and Development

£24139 - £27000 per annum

Job description

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Lecturer to join the team.

The role of a Lecturer is to deliver on a range of programmes, equipping our students with skills for their future through outstanding education and training and inspiring students to achieve their potential. In this curriculum area we deliver a broad spectrum of qualifications across all the specialisms including BTEC's in both Games Design and Animation, Foundation degree in Games Design.

Working with a supportive team including leadership from our Curriculum Manager and Curriculum Team Leaders, and working alongside other lecturers you will be a part of something special. This established team of education professionals deliver engaging practical and theory lessons for levels 1 to 6 study programmes at Rotherham College and HE qualifications at our new state of the art University Centre Rotherham.

In this role you will be responsible for delivering on subjects such as game development using but not limited to Unreal and Construct games engines, sound design, game testing, HCI's and critical approaches in the games industry. We operate a blended delivery model, so experience of online delivery is essential.

We are working towards delivering Level 3 qualifications as part of the government upskilling 'white paper'. There is a predicted 26% increase in IT jobs in the Sheffield City Region and we are working collaboratively across the region to achieve this and this role is crucial in helping the local economy grow.

You will

have industry experience as well as delivery on game engines, games mechanics, games theory and sound design. You should have experience at teaching to a range of level's and be able to give our students an enriching experience from day one.

You will have a teaching qualification (or be willing to work towards) and level 2 literacy and numeracy as well as a professional/vocational qualification in Games Design and Digital Technologies.

You will be able to work collaboratively with colleagues in this area and across other subjects. You will have good contacts with industry professionals and can work with them effectively to shape our future curriculum as well as providing excellent opportunities for our students to gain first-hand experience in this key growth area.

If you are interested in this role please contact Leena Adesara on 0161 838 3636 or

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