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Founded in 1991, International Business School (IBS) is a state-recognised leading private higher education institution. IBS offers a multitude of degree programmes related to business and management, accredited in Hungary and the United Kingdom, both at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
We place a strategic importance on skill-oriented education and our UpSkill programme, which offers employability skills education in six key areas tailored to students personal needs and incorporated into the curriculum, has recently been awarded the Gold HRBest prize in the “Talentshow – Attraction & Recruitment” category at the biggest trade show in the HR profession in Hungary.

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Skills (Academic Area Leader)

Type of contract:

Full-Time Lecturer or Senior Lecturer


1031 Budapest, Záhony utca 7

Key responsibilities:

• Delivering engaging lessons on a variety of modules in one or more skill areas (academic, communication, intercultural, IT, and/or quantitative skills);
• Co-ordinating the work of tutors teaching in and developing the modules belonging to the “Skills” academic area, which includes the range of transferable and employability skills listed above;
• Encouraging faculty to enhance learning and teaching in the academic area in line with IBS’s learning and teaching strategy and associated policies, practices and processes;
• Reviewing the work of the “Skills” academic area through standing and ad hoc meetings with faculty and student representatives, and serving on the Learning and Teaching Committee to share and discuss insights;
• Representing the academic area during, and preparing reports for, meetings organized by the School with internal or external bodies these bodies;
• Taking active part in strategic development projects.


• PhD (or close to completion) in a related field (required);
• Ability to teach in English (required) and in Hungarian (preferred);
• At least 3 years (for Lecturer) / 5 years (for Senior Lecturer) of teaching experience in higher/adult education or training (required);
• Work experience in a corporate setting (preferred).


Negotiable, depending on qualifications and experience

Application process:

Please forward to jobs@ibs-b.hu your complete resume including the detailed description of your professional and teaching experience (including the names and types of the courses taught). Candidates with appropriate credentials will be interviewed and invited to deliver a short demo teaching session at IBS’s campus in Budapest.

IBS as an employer strives to achieve diversity among its staff which reflects the communities it serves, thus we welcome applicants from all backgrounds. IBS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all faculty and staff to share this commitment. Please also note that the successful candidate must have permission to work in Hungary as we are unable to sponsor any candidate for this role.