Teaching Associate in Law

Bristol, United Kingdom
£32548 - £36613 per annum (pro rata if part time)
05 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
08 Aug 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Fixed Term

Teaching Associate in Law (several posts available)

Job number: ACAD103419

Division/School: University of Bristol Law School

Contract type: Fixed Term Contract

Working pattern: Full or Part time

Salary: £32548 - £36613 per annum (pro rata if part time)

Closing date for applications: 08-Aug-2018

Location: Bristol, UK

The University of Bristol Law School is a leading UK law school with an international reputation for outstanding teaching and research. Ranked 5th on research intensity in REF2014 and 9th on raw GPA, the University of Bristol Law School is home to a diverse and inclusive academic community which aspires to the highest standards in legal education and research.

The School is currently seeking to recruit Teaching Associates in Law for the 2018-19 academic year to support teaching in its LLB and/or MA in Law programmes and provide related administration. The posts are on Pathway 3 of the University of Bristol’s Academic Career Pathways.  

You should have relevant experience of effective teaching on a qualifying law degree or equivalent; evidence of ability and willingness to teach two or more core units of the qualifying law degree in the LLB and/or MA in Law programmes, one of which must be Tort Law or EU Law; evidence of ability to carry out academic administrative duties effectively; and excellent interpersonal skills including evidence of ability to work well in a team.  It is also essential to have a good honours degree or equivalent in law (for example, Graduate Diploma in Law); and a postgraduate degree in law or a law-related subject (or to be working towards one) or equivalent professional qualification or experience.

The posts are fixed term (cover), available from 1 September 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter until 31 July 2019.  Full and part time posts are available.  The hours of work available are between 50% time/0.5 FTE and 100% time/1 FTE.  

The closing date for applications is midnight on 8 August 2018. It is expected that the selection process will be held as soon as possible following the closing date.

For informal enquiries please contact the Head of the University of Bristol Law School (e-mail: or tel: +44 (0)117 954 5343).

The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.