Language Tutor in Spanish

Egham, United Kingdom
£29,645 per annum pro rata - including London Allowance
06 Aug 2020
End of advertisement period
19 Aug 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Permanent
Full Time

Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Location: Egham
Salary: £29,645 per annum pro rata - including London Allowance
Closing Date: Wednesday 19 August 2020
Interview Date: Thursday 03 September 2020

Full-Time, Term-Time Only

The Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures at Royal Holloway University of London seeks to appoint a permanent, term-time only Language Tutor in Spanish, beginning September 2020

The appointee will be expected to have a proven record of excellence in teaching Spanish, or, in the case of early-career candidates, relevant experience and demonstrable potential.

The appointee will be expected to play a full and active role in teaching in the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures. S/he will be required to teach, convene, and examine undergraduate courses in Spanish at all levels, to contribute to administrative duties and to attend relevant meetings and committees as required. S/he will work closely with the department-wide Language Coordinator and the UG Education Lead, in areas including curriculum design, lesson planning, and the development and implementation of learning technologies.

Applicants should have experience of teaching Spanish language, ideally at both beginners and advanced levels, and ideally to undergraduates in a university environment. They should have a strong and demonstrable commitment to teaching and a native or near-native command of spoken and written Spanish.

In return we offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package including:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement 
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Pension Scheme with generous employer contribution 
  • Various schemes including Cycle to Work, Season Ticket Loans and help with the cost of Eyesight testing. 
  • Free parking 

The post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London.

Informal enquiries should be made to Professor Sarah Wright (, Head of the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, and Odile Rimbert (, the department-wide Language Coordinator.

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit queries on the application process the Human Resources Department can be contacted by email at: 

Please quote the reference: 0820-171
Closing Date: Midnight, 19 August 2020
Interview Date: 3 September 2020

Please note that it will not be possible for the College to issue a Certificate of Sponsorship. Successful candidates will therefore need to be eligible to work in the UK or have limited leave to remain in the UK and associated right to work for the duration of their employment with the College, in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.