Lecturer in Creative Communications

Location
United Kingdom
Posted
Oct 10, 2020
Closes
Oct 22, 2020
Ref
147076
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Full Time
... and research in the area of creative communication. You will work across creative and practical ... University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six ... Read more

The Lecturer in Creative Communications sits within the School of Design and Technology and will undertake teaching, project management, curriculum development and research in the area of creative communication.

You will work across creative and practical courses, supporting and developing students' communication and presentation skills. As a key member of the Creative Direction Group, you will educate students about the communication of their work, challenging the status quo, looking for new and exciting ways to convey who they are and what they do.

From portfolio styles (digital and hand rendered), graphic design, layout, typography, social media, website design and more, you will be able to offer creative guidance and ideas suitable to each individual learner's identity. This role requires knowledge of past and current communication trends, channels and media in order to create new methods for the future. You'll also work with the Creative Director on new initiatives, and publicity materials and events.

Why choose us?

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

London College of Fashion is extremely proud to be a global leader in fashion education, research and consultancy. Much of its success is down to its dedicated employees, and you will play an important role in shaping future creative professionals, and impact on the future of so many creative industries.

London College of Fashion, UAL is undertaking an unprecedented programme of change. In 2023 we will be consolidating our existing six sites into a new purpose built campus as part of a new education and cultural district on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Ahead of this move, we welcome applications from candidates who live in and around East London, as well as from those keen to join us on this exciting and unique opportunity in our College's history.

Your profile

You will have an active profile / practice within creative communication in the fashion / design industry, art scene or other interrelated creative discipline.

You must be fluent in Photoshop, In-Design and main moving image computer packages such as Premiere and After Effects with sound knowledge of website design/ building, graphic design, typography, layout and hands on film making experience. You will creatively and originally use social media tools to create and communicate through web, mobile and tablet apps and programmes.

A skilled practitioner of communication tools (drawing and art practices, Adobe InDesign and Photoshop, social media, mobile creative apps, augmented reality, photography etc.), you will be directional in how you use those tools, able to work up from the raw grass roots to more refined and finalised creative outputs.

If you have any queries, please email: vacancies@fashion.arts.ac.uk

Closing date: 25 October 2020 23:55.

UAL is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive university - a place where we all can be ourselves and reach our full potential in our work, learning and creative practice. 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.