Posted on Jul 30, 2019 by Fashion Retail Academy
The Retail Academy (Ofsted outstanding) is a unique, industry led college. Founded by retail giants, we offer a range of exclusive Fashion courses with unparalleled industry involvement to ensure our students gain the skills and contacts needed to successfully progress to employment.
Supported by and working closely with over 130 fashion brands, we offer a wide range of specialist fashion Diploma, Degree and Short courses, many of these exclusive to the FRA, for students of all ages with start dates throughout the year. Our courses are developed to provide our students with a combination of in-depth Retail knowledge and hands-on practical work experience in the industry. Most of our full-time courses offer our students a guaranteed work placement with a major high street brand, ensuring our graduates leave with a wide range of skills and experience and the fastest route into work.
To support our ambitious and ongoing expansion and diversification plans we have exciting opportunities available for Fashion industry experts, professionals, freelancers and lecturers to join our dynamic team in the heart of the West End. We are looking for those who are available to start in the new Academic year in September 2019.
We currently have the following specific teaching opportunities available across Further Education and Higher Education:
Associate Lecturer - Digital Skills (Variable hours on Mondays/Tuesdays/Wednesdays/Fridays)
We are interested to hear from candidates who have expert digital skills (Adobe Suite/Indesign/Illustrator etc.). Knowledge of the fashion and textile industry along with having teaching experience and/or a teaching qualification would be beneficial.
Associate Lecturer - PPD (Variable hours on Mondays/Tuesdays)
We are looking for someone with a strong interest and passion for personal and professional development with experience of sharing this from a learner perspective. You must have an understanding of the skills and competencies employers are looking for and some experience of behavioural psycometric testing. Teaching experience and/or a teaching qualification would be beneficial.
Associate Lecturer - Level 3 Retail Environments (Mondays am/pm & Fridays pm)
We welcome applications from candidates who have a comprehensive understanding and experience of the continuously changing retail environment. Teaching experience and/or a teaching qualification would be beneficial.
Associate Lecturer - Level 3 Fashion Design Illustration (Thursdays am/pm)
We are looking for someone with expertise in the holistic fashion design process of illustration. Teaching experience and/or a teaching qualification would be beneficial.
Associate Lecturer - Internationalisation and Globalisation (4 days per week / Monday 23 Sept - Friday 18 October).
We welcome applications from candidates who have a comprehensive understanding and experience of the international business landscape within which fashion businesses thrive. You must have an understanding of both global and UK brand strategies and the different ways to manage a single brand simultaneously while adapting to differing market needs. While a teaching qualification would be beneficial it is essential that candidates have teaching experience.
Associate Lecturer - Buying & Merchandising
We welcome applications from candidates who have comprehensive understanding and experience of Buying & Merchandising. Teaching experience is essential.
Associate Lecturer - Digital Marketing & Data Analytics
We are interested to hear from candidates who have expert data analytic skills applied in the context of consumer behaviour and digital social marketing. Teaching experience is essential.
Associate Lecturer - Retail Marketing & Business
We are interested to hear from candidates who have expert knowledge of Marketing & Business applied in the context of Retail. Teaching experience is essential.