Nottingham Trent University

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Law


Job reference: 008259
Location: City Site
Salary: Grade H/I (£33,797 - £49,553 p.a.)
Employment type: Permanent
School/Section: Nottingham Law School

Additional Information: Given the nature of the role, some weekend work and travel may be required subject to the needs of the business.

Nottingham Law School is one of the leading providers of academic and professional legal education in the country with an established record of delivering innovative and transformational courses. We are one of the largest law schools in the UK, offering a range of undergraduate degrees, academic and practitioner taught postgraduate courses and a strong research degrees programme. The School has over 100 academic staff and in excess of 2,500 students of whom over 500 are students studying on postgraduate or practitioner courses.

The School has built a reputation for excellence in the provision of legal education and in shaping the careers of solicitors, barristers and legal practitioners at both a national and international level. In addition to our research expertise, we have long established links with policy makers, professional bodies and leading law firms, including a growing number of significant international associations.  We have an extensive record of delivery of excellent bespoke training programmes for practitioners and professional bodies and have strengths in commissioned research, both in the UK and overseas. 

We are looking to appoint a number of lecturers or senior lecturers (depending on experience) to teach on our Barristers Training Course, Legal Practice Course and Solicitors Qualifying Examination preparation courses.  There will also be potential for new appointees to teach on our practitioner or undergraduate courses.  Professional qualification as a solicitor or barrister in the jurisdiction of England and Wales is essential.  

We welcome applications from practitioners in all legal subjects and in particular, those areas identified below:

• Criminal Practice
• Civil Practice
• Private Client
• Corporate and Commercial law: particularly company law and insurance law 
• Business Law and Practice

If you are in the early stages of an academic career and are considering joining NTU, then our Early Career Academic Development Programme could be just right for you 

If you are considering joining NTU as a Senior Lecturer you will benefit from our Senior Lecturer Career Framework, which recognises and rewards you based on your performance, contribution and achievement, and offers the opportunity of faster salary progression compared to the industry average

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Closing date: 11/01/2021

Interview date: week commencing 18 January 2021

If you have any specific queries in relation to these positions, please contact Rachel Rowley, Head of Postgraduate Portfolio, Nottingham Law School via email rachel.rowley@ntu.ac.uk or Professor Paula Moffatt, Director of External Engagement via email paula.moffatt@ntu.ac.uk 

Please note that the University will be closed during the period 19 December 2020 until 04 January 2021 and we will be unable to respond to queries or candidates experiencing technical issues during this time.

This role is open to non-UK/Irish applicants subject to current UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) rules. Please ensure that you have the appropriate right to work in the UK for this role and consult the Home Office website for further information