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Vacancy at King's College London


Professor, Reader, Senior Lecturer in Educational Leadership and Teacher Development

Reference: THW/15/059639/987
Salary Details: Settled upon negotiation starting from £48,743
Allowances: £2,323 per annum LWA
Contract Type: Permanent
Contract Term: Full time 


The Department of Education and Professional Studies in the Faculty of Social Science and Public Policy wishes to appoint a Senior Lecturer, Reader or Professor in Educational Leadership and Teacher Development.

This is a permanent post within the Department of Education & Professional Studies (DEPS), based at the Waterloo Campus. The post-holder will provide academic and research leadership, conduct research and build DEPS’ profile in the area of educational leadership and teacher development. They will contribute to doctoral supervision, taught postgraduate programmes, CPD courses and other teaching as required.

DEPS is an internationally recognised centre of excellence in teaching and research (see ).

Applicants should have an outstanding research and publications track record, strong academic leadership skills and a collegial approach. Please be clear whether you are applying as a Senior Lecturer, Reader or Professor, when you send your application.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 11 October 2015.

Interviews will be held 28 October 2015.

Equality of opportunity is College policy.

The appointment will be made, dependent on relevant qualifications and experience.

Senior Lecturer salaries start from £48,743 plus £2,323 London Allowance per annum with with Reader salaries starting from £50,200 plus £2,323 London Allowance per annum. Professorial salaries start from £58,242 plus £2,323 London Allowance per annum.

To apply for this post, you will need to register with the HireWire system first to download and submit the application form. Please note, should you wish to submit a CV and/or a short statement, you will need to copy & paste these at the end of the application form as the system will only allow one document to be uploaded.

Please indicate at the top of the application form what seniority level you are applying for.

To apply click here.

Closing date: 11 October 2015 

If you have questions about this role, please contact: Professor Sharon Gewirtz, Email:

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