Academic Developer (x4) Ref 3158

School/department: Student Experience, Academic Services 
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need) 
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 3158
Salary: Starting at £33,797 and rising to £40,322 per annum (It is normal to appoint at the lower end of the scale)
Placed on: 10 February 2020
Closing date: 28 February 2020. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected start date: ASAP

Job description

The University of Sussex is seeking to recruit four experienced, creative and highly motivated Academic Developers to help implement and realise the aims of the University’s exciting Learn to Transform education strategy.

The successful applicants will play an important role in enhancing educational practice across the institution, contribute to efforts to evolve the University’s academic framework and will work collaboratively with colleagues and students across academic schools to enrich and innovate curricula.

Candidates will have a strong pedagogical understanding, knowledge of and experience in the use of educational technologies and a reputation of supporting excellence and innovation in teaching, learning and scholarship. This will be a challenging and demanding role, requiring excellent communication skills, the ability to work collaboratively, personal organisation and flexibility. A commitment to continuing professional development is essential.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

Download the full job description and person specification (reference number 3158) (PDF XKB)

How to apply

Download our professional services application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email (don't use a web-based upload/weblink service) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

Download our terms and conditions summary for Administrative Staff and Other related faculty [DOC 37.00KB]

You might also be interested in: