Mary Immaculate College (MIC) is an autonomous, university-level, Catholic College of Education and the Liberal Arts. Founded in 1898, and linked academically with the University of Limerick, MIC is the oldest higher education institution in Limerick. Significant expansion in recent decades has seen the College’s offerings proliferate across two impressive campuses, one based in the heart of Limerick City and one in Thurles, Co. Tipperary. The diverse student community is made up of more than 5,000 learners, participating in nine undergraduate degree programmes and a multiplicity of postgraduate opportunities extending to doctoral level. Academic staff are engaged in a wide range of research interests which underpins all teaching and learning at the College.
Applications are invited for the following position:
Course Leader of the B.Ed. in Education and Psychology and Assistant Lecturer/Lecturer in Education with expertise in Educational Psychology
Fulltime, Permanent Post
Mary Immaculate College wishes to appoint a Course Leader of B.Ed. in Education and Psychology and Assistant Lecturer/Lecturer in Education with expertise in Educational Psychology and on a permanent, fulltime basis, commencing in August 2017.
The Faculty of Education is seeking an innovative and involved member to teach on Education programmes within the Faculty of Education. The person appointed will teach Educational Psychology across undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and will have responsibility for course leadership of the B.Ed in Education and Psychology. He/she will be expected to supervise undergraduate and postgraduate research to doctoral level, will have general duties in the area of education, e.g., supervision of school placement, the development of e-portfolios, and will contribute to the teaching-related and administrative work of the Faculty. Remission of teaching and supervision duties may apply.
Commitment to high-quality teaching and learning in a student-centred environment is important. Enthusiasm for a multi-disciplinary environment is essential as the appointee will be required to liaise with staff across the Faculty. The person appointed must exhibit evidence of strong commitment to excellence in teaching, research and continued scholarly activity.
Full details on this post, including how to apply are available on the College’s website www.mic.ul.ie/vacancies/.
Please refer to the application and selection process before making an application.
Salary: €51,158 to €79,147 p.a.
Mary Immaculate College is an equal opportunities employer.
Cuirfear fáilte roimh iarratais ó dhaoine go bhfuil dearcadh dearfach acu i leith na Gaeilge.
Closing date is 2pm on Friday, 30th June, 2017
Candidates will be short-listed on the basis of information supplied.
Canvassing will disqualify.