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About the role
The University of Leicester is seeking an experienced Teaching Fellow in Creative Writing to join our Creative Writing team in the School of Arts. You will contribute to a range of Creative Writing modules, across multiple forms and genres. You will develop and produce teaching, learning and assessment materials, to offer lectures and run seminars, workshops and individual supervisions. It is essential that you possess a commitment to teaching and learning and be able to work as part of a team, working with colleagues in English and across the School of Arts.
About you
With a PhD in Creative Writing, or other relevant subject, or be able to demonstrate equivalent professional writing experience, you will also have experience teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level. You should evidence a passion for the subject, both through previous teaching experience and through your writing and publication of creative works in any form. You should be committed to helping students develop their own work and meet assessment and other personal targets.
Additional information

We anticipate interviews will be early the week commencing 7 January 2019. We would like the successful candidate to be available to start the week commencing 14 January 2019.

For informal enquiries, please contact Dr Catherine Morley on cm260@le.ac.uk

Leicester is a leading University committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. We are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebrating diversity among our staff and students. Our strength is built on the talent of our scholars, drawn to us by a mutual passion for discovery. We seek to embed an adventurous and entrepreneurial spirit into our research culture, and to create an environment in which both disciplinary excellence and interdisciplinarity thrive.

In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension scheme, a generous annual leave allowance and an online portal that offers a range of lifestyle benefits and discounts. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here.