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Language Tutors in Classical Greek and Latin

Egham, United Kingdom
£32,621 to £38,158 per annum - including London Allowance
Closing date
4 Jun 2024

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Department of Classics

Location: Egham
Salary: £32,621 to £38,158 per annum - including London Allowance
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Tuesday 04 June 2024
Reference: 0524-147

Right to work: Please note that it will not be possible for the University to issue a Certificate of Sponsorship to the successful candidate for this position. Therefore, the appointable candidate will need to be eligible to work in the UK or have leave to remain in the UK and associated right to work for the duration of their employment with the University, in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

Full time, Term-time only (41 weeks)

The Department of Classics at Royal Holloway University of London seeks to appoint TWO (2) permanent, term-time only (41 weeks) Language Tutors beginning on 2 September 2024.

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

The appointees will be expected to play a full and active role in teaching in the Department of Classics. They will be required to teach, convene, and examine undergraduate courses in Classical Greek and Latin at all levels, to contribute to administrative duties and to attend relevant meetings and committees as required. They will work closely with the Head of Department, the UG Education Lead and other academic members of staff, in areas including curriculum design, lesson planning, and the development and implementation of learning technologies.

Applicants should have experience of teaching Classical Greek and Latin language, at Beginners and Intermediate levels, and ideally to undergraduates in a university environment. They should have a high-level command of Classical Greek and Latin and a strong and demonstrable commitment to teaching.

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.

To find out more about the Classics Department please go to:

Informal enquiries about this post should be made to Professor Christos Kremmydas (, Head of Department, and/or Dr Liz Gloyn (, Undergraduate Education Lead.

For queries on the application process the Human Resources Department can be contacted by email at:

Please quote the reference: 0524-147

Closing Date: 23:59, 4th June 2024

Interview Date: 19th June 2024

Further details: Job Description & Person Specification


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One of the UK’s leading research-intensive universities.

Royal Holloway is one of the UK’s top 20 universities, ranked 129 globally (Times Higher Education World University Rankings, 2015-16). We sit within the top 25% of UK universities for research that is rated world leading or internationally recognised and at 89%, our 2015 National Student Survey satisfaction rating is the highest of the University of London institutions.

The university has 21 academic departments and schools spanning the arts and humanities, sciences, social sciences, management, economics and law. We combine our world-class research and excellence in teaching with a global perspective, creating a close-knit community that inspires success. With some 9,000 students learning from internationally renowned academics and researchers, ours is a unique culture, where our students and colleagues feel recognised as individuals. We have a unique best-of-both-worlds location; a safe, leafy campus in Egham, Surrey, less than 40 minutes by train from central London and just seven miles from Heathrow airport, creating the environment where our community thrives.

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