Teaching Assistant in Sustainable Cities

Leeds, United Kingdom
£27,025 to £32,236 p.a. pro rata
13 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
07 Jul 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Do you have a passion for urban sustainability? Would you like to be part of an enthusiastic team delivering an innovative degree in sustainable cities? Can you help deliver and develop this degree, working with leading academics and students?

As a highly motivated individual, having expertise in sustainability, low carbon transitions and/or urban management, you will contribute to the teaching and administration of the MSc Sustainable Cities in the Faculty of Environment. You should have a first degree and a Masters degree in a suitable subject, ideally with relevant experience. In addition to helping to deliver classroom and field teaching, you will support the logistics of running the programme, such as organising events, fieldtrips and engaging with industrial partners.

You will be a member of the Faculty of Environment, a large and vibrant community of academic staff, research staff and research postgraduates working at the forefront of environmental research, across the natural and social sciences.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Drs George Holmes or Jared West 

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 1163 or +44 (0)113 343 5232, email: or

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Environment
School/Institute:  School of Earth and Environment
Category:  Teaching
Grade:  Grade 6
Salary:  £27,025 to £32,236 p.a. pro rata
Working Time:  50% of the full time equivalent. We will consider job share/flexible working arrangements
Post Type:  Part Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (for 3 years)
Release Date:  Friday 07 June 2019
Closing Date:  Sunday 07 July 2019    
Downloads:  Candidate Brief