Language Tutors (hourly paid)
Job number ACAD102797
School of Modern Languages
Fixed term contract staff
Salary £14.74 per teaching hour
Closing date for applications 20-Aug-2017
Location: Bristol, UK
The University of Bristol’s School of Modern Languages is seeking to recruit for the 2017-18 academic year qualified and experienced language teachers in the following languages:
French, Russian and Spanish.
We welcome applications from candidates who are enthusiastic and creative, have a proven track-record in language teaching in the higher education sector in the UK and a keen interest in language pedagogy. You should have a degree in languages, philology or linguistics and a teaching qualification, or equivalent relevant experience.
Further information on the role of a Language Tutor can be found at
Hours of work are variable depending on student numbers. The rate of pay is £14.74 per teaching hour plus one hour preparation per teaching hour at same rate (£14.74). Additional pay includes holiday pay against contract as a whole, payable at the end of the contract. Teachers will also be paid additional hours per teaching unit for related duties, e.g. attending standard meetings. Please note that travel expenses are not included.
Contact: (for further information on the posts):
Mrs Fabiennne Vailes, Language Director (French) firstname.lastname@example.org
Mrs Carmen Brauning, Interim Language Director (Spanish) email@example.com
Mrs Elena McNeilly, Language Director (Russian) email firstname.lastname@example.org
Or for general information:
Dr Ian Foster, Director of Foreign Language Teaching: email email@example.com
Please note the following:
We will only be able to consider you for this vacancy if you complete the application process online.
Only include the information requested – copies of qualification, certificates, letters of reference, journal articles and any other additional documents are not required at this stage.
It is important that you quote the reference number ACAD102797 on the application form.
The closing date for applications is midnight Sunday 20 August 2017
Expected interview dates: Interviews will take place in late August 2017.
Please note: Face-to-face interviews only; we are not able to offer telephone or conference call interview
The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.