Senior Lecturer in English Language Teaching (ELT)

Ormskirk, Lancashire
£39,609 to £44,559 per annum
14 May 2019
End of advertisement period
27 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


The Language Centre
Senior Lecturer in English Language Teaching (ELT)

Location: Ormskirk
Salary: £39,609 to £44,559 per annum
Post Type: Full Time
Reference: EHT0625-0519

Your discipline. Your passion. Our success, together. 

About You 
A confident academic, you will be qualified to degree level and hold other relevant professional qualifications such as a Level 7 DELTA or Trinity DipTESOL and a Masters degree in an appropriate discipline. Recent experience of English Language teaching is essential as is a commitment to excellent teaching. Your flexible approach and ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships at all levels will ensure that you quickly establish yourself as a key member of our small, friendly team.  

About the Role
You will provide teaching and support mostly to international students, or students for whom English is not the language of habitual use but may also teach on courses for home students as appropriate.  You will be expected to make a significant contribution to initiatives to internationalize the student experience for all. You will be committed to enhancing the student experience and to innovation in teaching and assessment. You will also act as Co-ordinator for groups of teachers on various courses. The role also involves materials writing and curriculum development.

We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.

From the moment you join us you have the opportunity to enhance your skills. We offer various routes for progression, a range of specialist development sessions and academic development opportunities along with an award winning and comprehensive staff health & wellbeing programme (HR Excellence Awards 2017). This means you will receive a full academic induction, be enrolled if appropriate on our PGCTHE, benefit from the Edge Hill University CPD scheme (UKPSF) and our annual University Learning and Teaching day all to support your professional development. 

This is just a taste of what we are able to offer you at Edge Hill University.

About Us 
“A great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year” – Times Higher Education. 

We are recognised for our outstanding achievements in student satisfaction, staff engagement, graduate employment and innovation as well as our strengthening research profile, investment and growth. The Times Higher ‘University of the Year’ award also celebrated our distinct role in “transforming lives” – reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.

The University has been ranked Best University Workplace (Times Higher Education 2015), judged Best UK Employer (European Business Awards 2016) and highly commended in Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2017 for Workplace of the Year.

Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact: Carmel Roche, Director of the Language Centre at  

At Edge Hill University we value the benefits a rich and diverse workforce brings to our community and therefore welcome applications from all sections of society

Closing Date: Monday 27 May 2019

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