Lecturer Researcher Finance, Accounting & Atelier Facilitator

Hotel Management School, team Real World Learning of NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences is looking for a

Lecturer Researcher Finance, Accounting & Atelier Facilitator

(1.0 fte) in Leeuwarden

Do you want to contribute to ground-breaking education in the field of hospitality and career coaching? 

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for an enthusiastic, analytical and creative colleague with experience in the field of (international) Finance and Accounting preferably within a hospitality focused organisation. You have a teaching qualification, familiar with Design Based Education and Learning (or prepared to obtain training/certification in these areas). Furthermore you would like to develop as an atelier facilitator.  An Atelier session consists of 25 students and the facilitator, working on real (design) challenges from the industry as well as situated in real-life environment of the student/learner, using design thinking process in an iterative manner, the facilitator as process observer who supports and makes learner-oriented interventions (focusing on the group process), students have ownership and control over the learning process. As a facilitator you will be guiding the group in reaching learning outcomes by means of working on design challenges. You have at least a Master’s degree.

Where will you be working?
Hotel Management School NHL Stenden (HMS) is an international institute with approximately 3100 students and over 115 employees. The academy offers ‘real world’, internationally oriented educational programmes, designed to prepare students for operational and management positions in the hospitality industry, and other service-related companies. HMS programmes are delivered at national and international branch campuses.  

What will you be doing?

  • Student Coaching
  • Facilitating sessions in Design Based Education
  • Conducting workshops and expert sessions on a range of subjects such as finance, accounting, hotel real estate & investments etc.
  • Developing new teaching materials and approaches
  • Co-ordination and organization

We offer

Suitably qualified applicants will be considered for the position of lecturer researcher B.

This position is at pay scale 11 (max €5026.85 gross per month), depending on relevant experience, based on a full-time employment, excluding 8% holiday allowance and 8,3% end-of-year bonus).

The function is initially for the rest of this academic year, so till 31th August 2021.

Start date: 1st April 2021

About NHL Student University of Applied Sciences 

It happens because we make it happen. That is what NHL Stenden believes. We give our students the opportunity to fully develop their talents. In a challenging learning environment, students can guide their own academic and professional growth. We have strong connections with businesses and institutions in the region and abroad. As an international multi-campus University of Applied Sciences, we encourage students to look beyond their own field of study and participate in innovative projects in order to gain new knowledge. We serve as a meeting place for knowledge flows and cultures to come together, and we are constantly seeking new connections to the professional field. NHL Stenden's ambitious approach results in knowledge that works!  


Are you the enthusiastic and creative colleague we are looking for? Send your cover letter and CV to by clicking on the 'solliciteer' button with reference of the vacancy number 2555 SHMS.

You have until 7th March  2021 to apply.


For more information about the position itself and for any general questions please contact Harpinder Singh, 06-19281395.

Acquisition as a result of this vacancy is not appreciated