Course Coordinator, BA Product and Industrial Design

Vacancy ID: 8298
Main Location: CSM - King's Cross, London UK
Hours: 29.6
Contract: Permanent
Salary: £47,120 to £56,771 pro rata (£37,696 to £45,416.80 per annum)
Closing date: August 15, 2022 10:55 pm

The role

Reporting to the Course Leader, this role is to deliver academic leadership and management of the BA Product and Industrial Design Course, including the maintenance and enhancement of standards and responsibility for the design, development and delivery of the curriculum

The responsibility is for the day-to-day management of the BA Product and Industrial Design Course including all areas of learning, teaching and assessment of students as well as resources allocated.

As a role relating to the continuing compliance of the course, this role also requires the appointee to be observing and implementing the policies and procedures of the University and the College.

Why choose us?

University of the Arts London is the world’s second University for Art and Design in the QS World University Rankings® 2021. Our diverse and talented community comprises over 5,000 academic, professional, and technical staff. Together we are committed to social purpose. This includes creating a better a more sustainable world and championing race equality.  

We offer highly creative working environments that inspire staff across all areas to fulfil their potential and continuous training to further develop their skills and expertise. We also offer hybrid and flexible working practices, and excellent staff benefits to improve your work life balance.  

Your Profile

We are looking for someone with an understanding of the product design or related design discipline, with experience of project management that has enabled the delivery of projects effectively and efficiently. With experience of teaching and the operations of an undergraduate academic programme, you will have proven abilities in coordinating the multiple facets of organising and reporting of the performance of the course against academic benchmarks. Strong interpersonal skills form the basis of your approach, and utilising strong communication and networking skills, you will have a record of leading and developing projects within and across a range of teams engaged in the delivery of a programme of work.

You will have an agile mindset that enjoys the process of analysis and synthesis to develop and support the evolution of the course.

UAL is committed to addressing the under-representation of staff from Black and Minority Ethnic communities, using our student profile as a reference point.

In return, University of the Arts London offers generous leave, an attractive salary and pension plus a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity. If you have any queries about this role please contact CSM Resourcing Team 0207 514 7885 or email:

UAL is committed to creating diverse and inclusive environments for all staff and students to work and learn – a university where we can be ourselves and reach our full potential. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and Staff Support Networks. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds, including race, disability, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion and belief, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, and caring responsibility.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early.

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