Associate Tutor in English for Academic Purposes

Preston, United Kingdom
Grade: G (£32236 - 35211 pro rata) + 12.07% holiday allowance, paid at the end of the contract
04 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
12 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date 12/05/2019
Location Preston Campus
Salary Grade: G (£32236 - 35211 pro rata) + 12.07% holiday allowance, paid at the end of the contract
Job category/type Academic

Job description

The Language Academy at UCLan invites applications from qualified and experienced EAP Tutors to work on the following Pre-Sessional EAP programmes in the summer of 2019:

  1. 14.5 week Pre-Sessional EAP Programme* (29 May - 6 September 2018, incl. 3 day induction)
  2. 10.5 week Pre-sessional EAP Programme* (26 June - 6 September 2018, incl. 3 day induction)
  3. 6.5 week Pre-sessional EAP Programme* (24 July - 6 September 2018, incl. 3 day induction)

*staff may be asked to teach on other similar short EAP courses as appropriate

Please state which programme you are applying for on your application form. You must be available for the whole of that course, including the 3 day Induction.

The posts are full time and involve a maximum of 21 hours a week contact time, spread over the full week. In addition to teaching and preparing sessions, tutors will carry out marking and assessment, monitor students' progress and provide feedback and pastoral support.

Tutors will also be expected to attend weekly meetings.

The successful applicant should have a first degree, substantial EAP teaching experience in an academic environment, and hold relevant teaching qualifications including DipTESOL, DELTA or equivalent and Cert TESOL, CELTA or equivalent. Experience of developing teaching and learning resources is also essential.

A flexible, innovative approach to teaching as well as administrative precision and a successful record of working to deadlines are also core requirements for this position.

Self-catering accommodation on campus can be arranged if required.

If you have any informal enquiries in relation to this role please contact: Matt Thurston,

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.

Please apply online; if you cannot apply online please contact Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quote the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanies by a completed application form.

School/Service: School of Language and Global Studies (UCLan Language Academy)
Hours: Full time (37 hours per week - 1.0 FTE)
Basis: Indefinite
Interview Date: Interviews will be held at regular intervals until the posts are filled.

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