Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Biomechanics

Opening Date:
27 Jul 2022
Closing Date:
21 Aug 2022
Salary Range:

Part Time, Permanent
Salary: £37,587 – £44,114

We are seeking exceptional academics to help shape our progressive future who can contribute to our developing programme of educational courses, research and enterprise activities working closely with our prestigious network of partners nationally and internationally. The University College is committed to supporting its staff in pursuing scholarship and research in teaching and discipline-based subject areas.

About the role

Reporting to the Head of School, the successful candidate will contribute to the delivery and assessment of sport and exercise biomechanics education as part of our undergraduate and postgraduate portfolio of courses. Key to this role will be the ability to work with students to develop the skills needed for biomechanical assessment in sport and exercise contexts. The post holder will have a comprehensive understanding of the principles of applied sport and exercise biomechanics and will be able to develop student practical and theoretical knowledge and skills. Their previous qualifications in sport and exercise science will be invaluable in helping students critically appraise information and arrive at sound decisions relating to data collection and analysis. The post holder will undertake research in support of the School’s and institution’s research strategies and supervise students in the completion of their own research projects.

Utilising dedicated facilities and cutting-edge technology we aim to deliver courses which provide work ready graduates who excel in their chosen field.

About the person

We seek enthusiastic and highly motivated academics with relevant qualifications as either sport and exercise scientist or in the field of sport and exercise science with an ability to develop students’ biomechanical knowledge and skills. The successful candidates will have relevant experience aligned to the post they are applying for, an ability to foster student learning and development, excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills and a vision for the development of sport and exercise science within the University College.

The successful candidates must maintain their own development as an educator and are expected to contribute to the enhancement of undergraduate, postgraduate and CPD courses within the School’s portfolio.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum & Nationality Act 2006.

  • Benefits
  • Enhanced Employer’s Pension contribution (12%)
  • Free car parking where available (Permit Scheme)
  • On-site Canteen
  • Employee Assistance Scheme
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Subsidised gym
  • Staff development event termly
  • Wellbeing week
  • Use of University College library facilities

And many more


To apply, please view the job description and person specification via https://www.aecc.ac.uk/about/join-the-team/ and then complete an online application form. Completed application forms should be submitted by midnight on the closing date. Please note that CVs will not be considered as a substitute for a complete application form.

Closing date: 21st August 2022
Interviews: 30th August 2022

We welcome applications from all sections of the community and value diversity in our workforce. Applications from people from black and minority ethnic groups, which are underrepresented in our workforce