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About Burnley

Working at UCLan Burnley will bring many benefits. We acknowledge that our success relies on the valuable contributions of all our staff. We genuinely care about employee job satisfaction, and we’re committed to providing a rewarding working experience; in which all employees are valued and respected, and provided with excellent support.

Why Burnley?

Well-connected

Well-connected

Burnley is a thriving market town situated in the heart of East Lancashire, just 25 miles from Preston or Manchester. Both are served by direct trains and excellent bus services. It is also within an hour’s drive of Leeds and Liverpool. 

Scenic Parkland

Scenic Parkland

There are six Green Flag parks in the town, including Towneley Park, and just five minutes walk from the campus are Queens Park, which hosts several music performances each year, and Thompson Park where you can hire kayaks on the boating lake. 

Business Links

Business Links

Awarded Most Enterprising Area by the Government, products made in Burnley are exported all over the world. There are world class companies in many different sectors located in Burnley providing excellent opportunities for your study and future career.

Culture & Activities

Culture & Activities

Burnley Literary Festival is held every September, Burnley Canal Festival is in August, and there are many live music events throughout the year. Premier League football is available at Burnley FC, based at the Turf Moor Football Stadium. 

Welcome to Burnley

UCLan Burnley

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Vacancies

Senior Lecturer - Psychology, Psychotherapy & Counselling​
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic Senior Lecturer to lead provision of our BSc Psychology, Psychotherapy and Counselling at the Burnley campus. Your role will be to contribute to the activities of the School and University in teaching, learning, assessment, research and income generation.


Closing date: 03/06/2018

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Senior Lecturer - Digital Technology & Solutions Degree ApprenticeshipWe are seeking a positive individual who has a passion to create a flagship programme and develop a reputation of quality with employers in the East Lancashire region. The successful applicant must have experience of curriculum development, using a variety of learning technologies and extensive experience of using virtual learning environments in HE. 

Closing date: 03/06/2018

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Senior Lecturer - Chartered Manager Degree ApprenticeshipWe are seeking a positive individual who has a passion to create a flagship programme and develop a reputation of quality with employers in the East Lancashire region. The post holder will work as a team with colleagues delivering the same qualification at the main campus in Preston.


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Dean of Student Experience
 

We are seeking an experienced individual to lead the delivery of an exceptional student experience across the student lifecycle supporting high levels of student progression, satisfaction and attainment. 





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Senior Lecturer – Executive MBA Senior Leader Degree Apprenticeship
An exciting opportunity has risen for a Course Leader/Coordinator for the Executive MBA Senior Leader Degree Apprenticeship. We are seeking a positive individual who has a passion to create a flagship programme and develop a reputation of quality with employers in the East Lancashire region. 



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Senior Lecturer - Mechanical EngineeringAn exciting opportunity has risen for a Course Leader for Mechanical Engineering at the UCLan Burnley Campus. The successful candidate will have a BEng or MEng in Engineering (or a similar subject) and a PhD, and will support the School of Engineering in delivering its commitments to teaching, research and income generation in the area of manufacturing engineering. 


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Accommodation Officer

An opportunity has arisen for a Student Accommodation Officer to work as part the wider private sector team in the Student Accommodation Service.  The post holder will be based mainly at UCLan Burnley Campus and also at the UCLan Preston Campus.  Applicants must have experience of working in an accommodation/housing organisation and have a working knowledge of HMOs, the HHSRS and HMO Licensing.

Closing date: 03/06/2018

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