UNIVERSITÉ PARIS DAUPHINE LONDON

Lecturer in English and British Culture

Location
London (GB)
Posted
20 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Lecturer in English and British Culture

University Paris-Dauphine London Campus
40 Tower Hill, EC3N 4DX London

University Paris-Dauphine London Campus, specialising in International business, Management and Economics, is recruiting a Lecturer in English (as a foreign language) and British Culture.  This position includes a role of Languages Referent to our Global Bachelor programme and pedagogical guidance. High standards towards language proficiency is one of our Global Bachelor Pedagogical essential requirements , and we are looking for a talented, English native speaker, inspirational and team-player professional who is committed to bringing out the best in every student. This position also includes active contribution to Paris-Dauphine in London Summer schools and other prospective projects.

Main duties and responsibilities

  • To teach English and British Culture, accordingly to our students level : groups from B2 - to C1+ levels in the CECR scale (minimum of 320 teaching hours per academic year)
  • To contribute to the development, planning and implementation of a high quality curriculum
  • To monitor and support the overall progress and development of students
  • To liaise with the UCL Center of Languages and International Education, our partner institution that offers 2nd Foreign languages classes for our students
  • To facilitate and encourage a learning experience which provides students with the opportunity to achieve their individual potential.
  • To liaise with the Head of the programme and other staff regarding the progress of individual students and groups.
  • To identify the students who would need specific English guidance and specify appropriate guidance for them.
  • To contribute to raising standards of student attainment and achievement.
  • To propose innovative teaching and research programmes.
  • To complete office hours.

Person specification

Education / Training

  • Excellent subject knowledge and a relevant degree and teaching qualification.

Skills and aptitude

  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively; team player.
  • Ability to work to and achieve high standards.
  • Evidence of ability to teach and to supervise academic work by undergraduates.
  • Good planning and organization skills.
  • Ability to use a range of teaching methods in the classroom and to promote a stimulating learning environment.
  • Creative skills and ideas for planning practical and interesting lessons.
  • Competent user of ICT with the ability to use these skills in the classroom.
  • Commitment to extra-curricular activities.
  • Effective listening skills.

Other requirements

  • Commitment to high quality teaching and fostering a positive learning environment.
  • Enthusiasm and a sense of purpose in the delivery and assessment of the curriculum.
  • Commitment to equality, diversity and safeguarding.
  • Commitment to continuous professional development.

The successful candidate will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).