Lecturer - Finance

Who we are

The BPP Professional Education Group is a global education provider delivering world-class professional qualifications.  The group delivers undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes and professional qualifications across the UK, internationally and through innovative online learning platforms.

BPP University is the UK’s only university solely dedicated to business and the professions.  We are dedicated to preparing students for a professional career and our programmes are designed in partnership with employers and respected professionals in the fields of law, business, finance and health.

BPP University Business School provides a range of carefully selected programmes with a professional focus to get our students on track for their business career. Our links with leading businesses help us to design and deliver highly relevant programmes, tailored to meet the needs of today’s business climate.

What you’ll do

We are recruiting for a lecturer specialising in banking and finance (Levels 4-6 or Level 7) to teach across a range of professional, apprenticeship and degree programmes.

Faculty will undertake a variety of duties including, but not restricted to, module leadership, curriculum design, assessment marking, personal tuition, project supervision, managing online cohorts, undertaking scholarship work and teaching (online and/or face to face). Faculty may also be required to support business development/student recruitment activity (for example attending pitches or open evenings).

You will be an expert in your field and able to deliver technical content in an engaging and student-centric manner.

Role requirements

This is a unique opportunity for a practitioner who has either a Level 6 professional qualification or a Level 7 CFA/Charter holder with significant experience in their field looking to inspire the next generation within an innovative environment

The successful candidate will have experience in teaching Face to Face and online and ideally an understanding of the apprenticeship landscape. Ideally they will also have experience in writing engaging learning materials for face to face and online delivery.  A teaching qualification or Fellowship of the HEA is desirable – alternatively a commitment to achieving either of these through BPP’s PGCPE (Post Graduate Certificate in Professional Education) or Headway, BPP’s accredited CPD scheme is essential.

You will be highly organised with a proven track record of delivering on time.  You will have excellent communication and presentation skills as well as the ability to prioritise your own work.  Digitally literate, you will have a flexible and responsive approach to your workload and the ability to proactively prioritise accordingly.  You will be student centric and enjoy working as a team and collaborating with your peers.

Please note the successful candidate will be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS check.

What we offer

BPP exists to help people make the most of their talents – just ask the students who study with us every year.  We aim to have an equally positive impact on our employees' careers by providing the culture, career development opportunities and extra benefits to inspire you personally and professionally.

BPP invests heavily in your career development – you will have free access to all of BPP's courses – from gaining an ACCA accountancy qualification, in-house leadership and management training or wide range of personal and professional development opportunities to a Graduate Diploma in Law, you can take your career in any direction you like.

Add to this a comprehensive benefits package, including 25 days’ holiday, private medical insurance, life assurance, group personal pension plan, childcare vouchers and the cycle to work scheme, and you’ll find BPP a great company to work for.

To find out more about working at BPP, please visit http://www.bpp.com/working-at-bpp