The University of the West of Scotland (UWS) is seeking applications to join the Division of Sport and Exercise as a Lecturer in Sport Development on a fixed-term maternity cover contract.

The successful candidate should have the following:

  • Doctorate qualification or close to completion.
  • Experience of leading the delivery of sport development modules in higher education, including the use of authentic/real-world assessment approaches.
  • Evidence of engagement in research activity.
  • Research supervision experience at undergraduate level.
  • Experience of hybrid delivery of learning and teaching.
  • Commitment to supporting an outstanding student experience.

Among the benefits offered by UWS are:

  • 35 days of annual leave, plus a further 12 days for public/university holidays.
  • 23% employer’s pension contribution, including death in service benefits on joining the pension scheme.
  • A flexible approach to working pattern and work-life balance.

Further information, including details of how to apply, are available at

Closing date: 2 June 2023.

Job details

Fixed-Term Contract
£47,047 - £52,841 per annum
United Kingdom

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