External Examiner Needed: Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance

Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance, validated by the University of Kent, is seeking to appoint an External Examiner commencing September 2017

The vacancy is for the Foundation Degree and BA (Hons) top-up in Ballet & Contemporary Dance

The external examiner should have a background in dance (preferably Ballet and Contemporary) as well as extensive experience of the dance profession along with an understanding of conservatoire level training.  Applicants should be educated to Honours level and have experience of external examining in at least one other HE institution with a strong insight into the academic/research side of dance.

To avoid conflicts of interest, we are unable to accept applications if you:

•       are a current external examiner within the University of Kent or Rambert School or have acted as an external examiner for either institution in the past;

•       have had links with Rambert School in a teaching and/or administrative capacity;

•       are currently professionally involved with members of the Rambert School course team;

•       have been employed within the previous five years by Rambert School or the University or at one of its associate institutions.

Further Information:

Rambert School’s training has for many years enabled graduates to enjoy highly successful careers as dance artists and as choreographers. The School entered the Higher Education (HE) sector in 2005, joining the Conservatoire for Dance and Drama (CDD) and validating the Foundation Degree and BA (Hons) courses in Ballet and Contemporary Dance with the University of Kent.

If you would like further information on the courses, please contact Phaedra Petsilas, Head of Studies at Rambert School Phaedra.petsilas@rambertschool.org.uk or visit the School website http://www.rambertschool.org.uk/courses/

Please send initial expressions of interest by 29th June 2017 accompanied by your current CV to Phaedra.petsilas@rambertschool.org.uk

Rambert School is an Equal Opportunities Employer.