University Tutor in Spanish

Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (GB)
£38,587 pro rata
15 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
29 Jun 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Job title: University Tutor in Spanish - 0.2, Fixed Term Two Years
Job reference: 0000016181
Date posted: 15/06/2022
Application closing date: 29/06/2022
Salary: £38,587 pro rata on Grade 5, point 34
Package: Excellent Benefits Package
Contractual hours
Basis: Part Time

Job description
We are looking to appoint one Grade 5 University Tutor in Spanish to deliver two Honours Level Spanish Modules within the Tourism and Languages Subject Group for the academic sessions 2022/23 and 2023/24. The post will contribute to the ongoing delivery and assessment of our Languages portfolio whilst supporting our students during their final year of their BA (Hons) Languages programmes. It is expected that this post will commence in September 2022. 

Edinburgh Napier Business School is one of the largest modern Business Schools in Scotland, at the leading edge of innovation, with a strong academic reputation in undergraduate, postgraduate, executive education, and business research. The school is focused on the delivery of a portfolio of programmes which reflect the needs of students and places greater emphasis on practical experiences and application of learning. We develop employable (and self-employable) graduates who will drive economic growth both at home and abroad. We have strong and developing links with business through research-led teaching, practice-based classroom activities, student placements, business support, research and consultancy. Our academic staff maintain close links with industry, through professional body memberships, Knowledge Transfer Programmes, and both Work Based Learning and Live Project module supervision.

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The role

You will join the Tourism and Languages Subject Group in the School under the leadership of Professor Paul Barron. This ambitious, growing team consists of academics on Enterprise, Learning and Teaching, Professional Practice and Research pathways who make significant contributions across all strands of endeavour. Your contribution on our Learning and Teaching pathway will be in the area of Spanish Language teaching.

You will be responsible for the delivery of one module per trimester to our final year students and thus contributing to our student-centred learning underpinned by academic scholarship and professional practice within your assigned area of responsibility. 

Who we are looking for

In addition to the role profile, the following criteria are essential:

  • Sufficient breadth and depth of experience to support and develop high quality teaching/learning.
  • Demonstrable evidence of Spanish teaching specialisation and experience.

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Gross base salary: £38,587 pro rata on Grade 5, point 34

Additional information

Closing date: 29 June 

Interview day: TBA

For an informal discussion about these positions, please contact Professor Paul Barron p.barron@napier.ac.uk

Please also note that the successful candidate must have permission to work in the UK as we are unable to sponsor any candidate for this role.

The University is committed to inclusion, demonstrated through our work in respect of our diversity awards and accreditations and holds Disability Confident, Carer Positive and Stonewall Scotland Diversity Champion status.  More details can be found here.