Lecturer in Graduate Multimedia and Information Technology

Hogeschool West-Vlaanderen



Appointment Characteristics

You will be recruited for a limited duration from 01/09/2019 to 31/08/2020.

There is a possibility that an educational activity can be organized during the evening and / or on Saturday. 

Extension / appointment is possible.

The maximum granted seniority from the private sector and / or as a self-employed person is 10 years for this position. This useful professional experience can be granted if you provide the necessary supporting documents and after examining the complete file. To the extent applicable, seniority may be increased by seniority from the public sector.

Job Description

Howest, De Hogeschool West-Vlaanderen is a creative, innovative and entrepreneurial college with 6,000 students and 800 employees with campuses in Bruges and Kortrijk. From the start of the 2019-20 academic year, graduate courses will now also be set up. In addition, the range of graduate students will be expanded with a number of new graduate courses. The graduate course Multimedia and IT is an existing course that will be continued at the college. 
You are a lecturer within the team of the graduate course Multimedia and IT. 
 Together with your colleagues you teach in one or more of the following modules, among others:

  • Corporate Branding
  • Creative Skills (Photoshop, Illustrator, ...)
  • Web development (HTML, CSS, ...)
  • Scripting (Javascript, PHP basis, ...)
  • Frontend

 You guide and coach students during “workplace learning” modules (internships, projects, etc.). 
 You contribute to the rollout of the new curriculum. You determine which course material will be used and you develop course material yourself. 
You promote your training during SID-in scholarships, information moments, external events, ... 
 You support students during contact moments (teaching assignment) and non-contact moments (remote supervision, giving feedback on permanent evaluation, ...). 
 You make contacts with companies and organizations in the context of "workplace learning" modules


Required diploma and knowledge:

  • Bachelor's degree or master's degree in IT
  •  (eg New Media and Communication Technology, Digital Design and Development, Digital Design or related)
  • A proof of competence to teach (or the willingness to achieve this) is a plus.
  • C1 English certificate or willing to achieve this

If you have a foreign diploma, with the exception of the Netherlands, an equivalence certificate from NARIC (www.naric.be) must be added.

Howest competence profile:

  • You take on your professional role in a committed manner.
  • You are open minded.
  • You are a team player.
  • You respond adequately and agile to change and innovation.
  • You are convinced of the importance of social commitment.
  • You are a broad networker and you bring your professional network within Howest.
  • You help build the international dimension of Howest.
  • You have an attitude of lifelong learning.

Job-specific competence profile:

  • You know the graduate courses and the target groups of students.
  • You can teach and coach students in an understandable and practical manner.
  • You actively follow evolutions within IT and you have extensive knowledge within this domain.

Experience in the IT sector is a plus


Howest, Hogeschool West-Vlaanderen, is an atypical, creative, innovative and entrepreneurial college. We try to put our core values, Serve Empower Care, into practice every day. We take care of our students and train them to be immediately employable professionals.

Howest is an open and pluralistic college, with respect for diversity. As an agile and decisive organization, Howest offers its employees maximum opportunities to develop. Howest offers a team-oriented work environment.

More Info

For content information you can contact: 
Dieter Roobrouck - Multimedia & IT curriculum 
 coordinator dieter.roobrouck@howest.be

For information about the appointment characteristics you can contact: 
Luc Verhalle - director of personnel and HR 

Application Procedure

Applications are only sent electronically via https://ses.howest.be and this at the latest on 18/08/2019. You register with a login and password. We also ask you to upload your CV, motivation letter and diploma in the system. Once registered, you must also effectively apply for this vacancy.

Candidates are screened based on the CV and motivation letter. Those who qualify further are invited for a selection interview.

In your application, please refer to Professorpositions.com


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