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Academic English Tutor (4 posts)

InstitutionThe University of Manchester
Job TypeThere are 4 full-time posts available (2 posts are permanent, and 2 posts are fixed term for 2 years)

Job Details

Overall Purpose of the Job:
To teach across the range of ULC Academic English programmes, to contribute to the design and development of these programmes and to fulfil teaching administration when required.

Main Duties and responsibilities
The person appointed will be required to:
• teach up to 590 hours per year across the range of ULC programmes including summer pre-sessional programmes and distance / blended / online learning
• contribute to the creation of materials across the range of ULC Academic English programmes
• be comfortable and effective using the University’s Virtual Learning Environment
• maintain administrative records to a level / timeline indicated
• solve day-to-day problems related to teaching
• attend meetings as guided
• work closely with colleagues where there are overlapping expectations, to ensure that overall ULC goals are achieved
• participate in programme evaluation and quality assurance processes, and contribute to ensuring the resulting actions are applied
• be actively part of a culture where continuous professional development and achievement are seen as the norm
• have competent (and/or willingness to learn) IT skills commensurate with such a position in a University

Job Salary & Benefits

Grade 5: £27,025 – £31,302 p.a

The person appointed will be:
• able to enjoy the challenge of working in a Centre that is, from a position of strength, examining and questioning both its approach and its material
• enthused and excited by innovation in teaching and learning
• comfortable working both independently and as a member of a team
• flexible in their approach to how teaching is delivered
• ‘can do’ in their approach to challenges and problems
• able to meet deadlines, work under pressure and prioritise work effectively
• ambitious for themselves, but also for their colleagues, their programmes and the Centre

Further Information

You should complete the online application form and upload a CV of no more than 2 A4 pages to:

For informal enquiries email the Director of ULC, Gavin Dodsworth

Tel: 0161 275 2191

Closing Date27/03/2019
Interview Date
Start Date

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