MINISTRY OF DEFENCE

​Burnham Lecturer in Russian

Location
Swindon
Salary
£31,749
Posted
01 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

BURNHAM LECTURER IN RUSSIAN  (1 POST)
Vacancy Reference 1526645


DEFENCE CENTRE FOR LANGUAGES & CULTURE, DEFENCE ACADEMY OF THE UK, SHRIVENHAM, SN6 8LA

A specialist in the Russian Language, the post delivers Russian language training to Royal Navy, Army and RAF personnel in conformity with the Defence Systems Approach to Training (DSAT) to meet Defence language training requirements.

Qualifications

University Honours Degree in Russian and PGCE or equivalent

Languages

Native/near-native speaker proficiency in Russian and English                       (NATO STANAG 6001 SLP 5555)

Competences

Applicants will be asked to provide evidence of demonstrating these Civil Service Core Competences (see Civil Service Competency Framework for further detail) in their applications and at interview:

  • Seeing the Big Picture
  • Changing & Improving
  • Leading & Communicating
  • Collaborating & Partnering
  • Building Capability for All
  • Delivering at Pace

Salary

£31,749 (2016 settlement – a 1% increase takes effect 01 Aug 17)
In addition, the post attracts an annual supplement of Recruitment & Retention Allowance to the value of £3,000 per year.

Pensions

Pension schemes (principally the Teachers’ Superannuation Scheme) are available for the successful applicant.

This is a Reserved Post

This means that the post is open to UK citizens only. Additionally, applicants must be able to provide evidence of 5 years’ residence in the UK.

For more information and to apply please visit www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk using job reference number 1526645 to search for this vacancy

Closing date: 20th September 2017