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London Campus, 40 Fashion Street, Spitalfields, E1 6PX
£43,434 - £50,296 per year
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week
Work From Home:

This position has expired.


This full time/fixed term opportunity for 12 months will be based at GCU London and includes an

 additional London Weighting Payment of £4,334 per annum

Glasgow Caledonian University - the University for the Common Good - is a vibrant, values-led, multi-cultural University with a global outlook, dedicated to delivering social innovation. Our organisational strategy is aligned with the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals and our globally recognised researchers advise governments, industry and international bodies. We’re ranked fifth in the world and first in the UK for promoting gender equality, 69th globally for social impact, and the top modern university in Scotland for research power. In 2020-21, we contributed £1.7 billion and more than 14,000 jobs across the globe.

GCU is committed to widening participation, delivering positive outcomes for our students, and we’re Scotland’s leading provider of Graduate Apprenticeships. With campuses in Glasgow, London and New York, we have transnational partnerships around the world, supporting more than 22,000 students. Guided by our inspirational Chancellor, Dr Annie Lennox OBE, and guided by our values – integrity, responsibility, creativity and confidence - we transform the lives of the people and communities we serve.

GCU London is the postgraduate campus of Glasgow Caledonian University, based in the heart of London’s vibrant Spitalfields area. It is the home of the British School of Fashion and the British School of Leadership and Management. MBA, Masters and research degrees at GCU London focus on the global issues and opportunities to promote our Common Good mission. With a mission to educate, challenge and develop a new generation of business leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs GCU London enjoys extensive industry support as demonstrated by student scholarships and course collaborations, and with the commitment of world-class business leaders who serve as Honorary Professors.

The post-holder will contribute to GCU London’s programmes through teaching, supervision, research and consultancy activity in the area of Social Entrepreneurship and Professional Practice as well as contributing to the development of institutional collaborations and industry engagement. The post-holder will have experience in learning, teaching and assessment in the postgraduate HE sector, with a proven industry background and experience in responsible business, management, marketing and/or social enterprise. A Masters Degree / MBA in Business, Management or Marketing related subject or the equivalent level reached through experience is essential.

The post-holder will have experience of teaching at postgraduate level, including support and assessment of students for example personal tutoring, academic advising, supervision. Evidence of work experience in relevant areas e.g. responsible business, management, marketing, entrepreneurship, social enterprise, non-profits is essential. Evidence of experience in the development of educational relationships with relevant businesses and academic partners is essential. Evidence of on-going personal and professional development for intercultural competence and/or EDI is essential.

If you require any further information on this opportunity, please contact Tim Jackson, at



As the University for the Common Good, we are committed to embedding equality, diversity and inclusion, as well as our values in everything that we do.  As such, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates who demonstrate the GCU Values.

Glasgow Caledonian University is committed to a fair and transparent recruitment process that is free from bias so that we can attract and retain a high performing workforce which makes a critical contribution to our success​.

The University holds the prestigious Athena SWAN Silver institution award, which recognises our significant record of activity and achievement in promoting gender equality across different disciplines.

As a Disability Confident 'Committed' employer, we are striving to ensure that our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible to disabled people. Although the Disability Confident 'Committed' level does not guarantee an interview for disabled applicants, we will make reasonable adjustments for disabled applicants during the recruitment process.

The University also holds the Carer Positive ‘Engaged’ employer award, which recognises our commitment to supporting staff with caring responsibilities.

Glasgow Caledonian University are committed signatories to the Armed Forces Covenant

The University offers a range of benefits including opportunities for professional development, family friendly policies, cycle to work scheme and onsite childcare facilities.

Please note that the appointment will be made on the first point of the salary scale (unless by exception).

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