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Pre-sessional EAP teacher

InstitutionUniversity of Bristol, Centre for Academic Language and Development
Job TypeFixed term

Job Details

Pre-sessional EAP teacher

10-week course: Friday 19th June – Friday 28th August 2020 (plus a compulsory induction period from Monday 15th June – Thursday 18th June)

6-week course: Friday 17th July – Friday 28th August 2020 (plus a compulsory induction period from Monday 13th July – Thursday 16th July)

A 35-hour working week including 17.5 hours classroom teaching, plus preparation and marking divided between two groups of students (most of which will be postgraduate)
Delivering in-house materials and providing regular feedback on student work
Attendance at meetings and CPD events as required

Candidates for these posts are required to have a minimum of a first degree and a DELTA (or equivalent, for example a Masters in a relevant subject) and ideally, previous experience of teaching on pre-sessional courses. The workload on such courses can be high and the aspirations of students a genuine challenge for the teacher. In return for your effort and commitment, we hope to provide a supportive environment where you will gain a great sense of satisfaction from the teaching experience and from our collaborative approach.

The Centre is run on the principles of collaboration, development, transparency, transferability, autonomy and reflexivity at all levels within our community. For those who are interested in the BALEAP fellowship scheme, we have TEAP assessors in-house to carry out observations for your TEAP portfolio. The Centre is running 3 TEAP courses; at Associate Fellow level from June 8rd to 12th 2020 at Senior Fellow level from January 6th-10th January 2020 and a Fellow level 30th March – 3rd April 2020. Please check the website for details or contact to express interest and register.

For full information on the pre-sessional courses please refer to:

Job Salary & Benefits

The total payment for the 10-week course: £8,686.71 including induction & annual leave

The total payment for the 6-week course: £5,527.91 including induction & annual leave

Accommodation: Summer accommodation has been made available for teachers not living locally. This is located in the Colston Street building in the city centre and within walking distance of the campus. The cost will be met by the Centre except for the sum of £25 per week including VAT to cover utilities. This is payable online and covers the cost of utilities and cleaning. You will be sent relevant details once accommodation is confirmed and lets will be agreed with the accommodation office on a first-come-first-served basis. We regret we cannot accommodate families in these facilities, all accommodation is single occupancy.

Further Information

To apply please complete the online Application Form, please copy and paste the following link into your web browser to access the form:
Once you have completed the online application form please send a copy of your CV to: Applications will only be considered if the online form has been completed and we have received your CV. Interviews will be conducted via Skype at a mutually convenient time. There will be a pre-interview task. This is a rolling advert with applications closing in May, interviews will be conducted from January.

Closing Date28/04/2020
Interview Date
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