The Academy for Hotel & Facility and the Academy for Leisure & Events are seeking for 

Lecturers of English (0.6 - 1.0 FTE)

The Academy for Hotel & Facility (AFH) would like to educate/ groom/ prepare the next generation to design hospitality experiences, and to that spaces and buildings feel comfortable, productive and safe. 
The Academy for Leisure & Events (ALE) considers leisure as essential for the quality of life of individuals and society. Both academies believe that through their field of expertise sustainable and economic development can be achieved. 
The academies provide education to 2800 students.

Job profile
We are looking for Lecturers of English to give lectures and workshops on Academic Writing, APA style referencing and Rhetoric within both our programmes. You will be developing educational material and guiding students both individually and in groups. You will also be involved in coaching students working on multidisciplinary assignments and during their international placements. 
You will also be asked to provide language support to colleagues and students who require extra assistance.
Candidate profile

  • You are enthusiastic about teaching, students and working with young people. You are eager to help them and want to deliver the most up-to-date professional lectures and workshops.
  • You are keen to work in a diverse multinational environment where English is used as Lingua Franca.
  • You have completed a master’s degree. A BKE qualification is an advantage or you are willing to complete this didactics course.
  • You are familiar with modern educational views within higher education.
  • You are familiar and have experience with IT and its application in education, using online learning and willing to contribute to further develop online education, and you are motivated to use these mediums intensively. 
  • You are flexible, you have an eye for detail but also for the bigger picture.
  • You take initiative yourself and you can work independently, where you proactively offer our students what they need.
  • You are open to educational innovation and more than willing to contribute to a future-proof programme. 
  • You have an interest in areas of Hotel & Facility Management or Leisure & Event Management or are willing to obtain a good understanding of what is needed for our students working in the international industry in those fields.

What do we offer you?
We offer a position in which you can develop yourself by contributing to the further development of our programmes.  We have an attractive and friendly working environment and you will be working with a group of enthusiastic students and motivated lecturers.  

  • Top-ranked university of applied sciences
  • Enthusiastic colleagues and students from around the world
  • Staff with educational and industry experience
  • A culture that is academic as well as industry oriented
  • An attractive new campus in the heart of Breda
  • An environment that embraces learning communities with an international focus
About BUas

Breda University of Applied Sciences is an internationally oriented institute for higher education offering degree programmes in the domains of Built Environment, Facility, Games, Hotel, Leisure & Events, Logistics, Media and Tourism. There are approximately 7,000 students and over 700 employees who come from countries all over the world. 

In collaboration with the various international industries, Breda University of Applied Sciences prepares students to become professionals ready for a globalising work and knowledge environment. The institution inspires staff and students to optimally develop their talents, integrate knowledge and skills and to apply these in society in a sustainable and innovative way.

The Academy for Games and Media of Breda University of Applied Sciences offers bachelor’s programmes in Game Architecture & Design and Media & Entertainment Management. The CMGT Game Architecture & Design programme is a programme teaching all aspects of game development. The Media & Entertainment Management programme offers specialisations in Media & Entertainment Marketing, Production and Content. The academy also offers a Master in Media Innovation as well as a Master in Game Technology. 

Our programmes are both rated number one in national league tables (National Student Survey and Elsevier) because of their professional orientation as well as the quality and experience of our staff. The staff of the academy are recruited from all over the world (e.g. USA, UK, Australia, Italy, Belgium, and the Netherlands) and all courses are taught in English.

Salary & benefits
Breda University of Applied Sciences provides assistance to guide expatriate employees through the process of relocation and settling in. Dutch tax authorities may offer tax reduction to applicants from abroad (which makes tax rates comparable to the UK and US).

The salary for this position will be at level 11 of the CAO-HBO (Collective Labour Agreement) and amounts to between a monthly minimum of €3,560.72 and a monthly maximum of €4,892,31 (gross amounts based on full-time employment). You will be officially appointed to the position of Lecturer. You will receive a fixed annual end-of-year bonus of 8.3%. Apart from this, Breda University of Applied Sciences offers you an 8% holiday allowance and a contribution to your health insurance. In the case of a full-time position and a working pattern of 40 hours per week, you will be entitled to 10.7 weeks of holiday leave (including public holidays).

Please apply by means of the online application form (see link on this page). Applications via e-mail or letter will not processed. If you already have an account in our Talent Pool, you can log in and use 'Apply to this position' directly. The information in your profile will be used for your application, which will save you time filing your application. If two candidates of equal ability are shortlisted, preference will be given to the internal candidate.
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