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Pre-sessional English Language Tutor

InstitutionUniversity of Sheffield - English Language Teaching Centre (ELTC)
Job TypeFull time - fixed term

Job Details

You will join one of the biggest and best run pre-sessional courses in the UK – our main pre-sessional programmes were commended by BALEAP for their excellent organisation and tutor support.
You will prepare and deliver a range of classes for our Pre-Sessional International Summer School students going on to take a degree course at the University. Duties include undertaking administrative tasks and language assessment, providing feedback to students and contributing to other activities as required within the ELTC.
We are planning to offer face-face (F2F) and online (OL) programmes. The F2F posts are based in Sheffield; a free accommodation package is available for recruits from outside the area.

For the online posts, teachers will need to be based in the UK. To access lessons & course content for any blended and online provision of the pre-sessional courses you will need:
a modern laptop or desktop computer in good working order
a headset (strongly recommended) or headphones and a microphone
a webcam
a fast internet connection (10 Mbps minimum); wired internet connection (strongly recommended)

The following programme dates are subject to final confirmation:
PS10 F2F – in Sheffield
(11 weeks inc. orientation)
19-Jun-23 to 01-Sep-23

PS09 ONLINE – any location in the UK
(10 weeks inc. orientation)
12-Jun-23 to 18-Aug-23

PS06 ONLINE – any location in the UK
(7 weeks inc. orientation)
26-Jun-23 to 11-Aug-23

PS06 F2F – in Sheffield
(7 weeks inc. orientation)
10-Jul-23 to 25-Aug-23

Job Salary & Benefits

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.
Salary Grade 7: £35,333- £43,414 per annum pro rata.
Position on the scale will depend on qualifications and experience.
As we need our teachers throughout the programme, holidays are paid at the end of the contract.
Posts are fixed-term and full time
Summer School teaching is generally scheduled between 09:00 and 18:00 and generally involves up to 15 contact hours per week.

Further Information

To apply use the University of Sheffield application procedure at:
Only online applications will be considered. Interviews will take place via Google Meet or similar from February until all posts are filled.
Early application is recommended.
We are only able to offer contracts to teachers who are located and eligible to work in the UK.
If you require further information about this role, please contact

Closing Date31/03/2023
Interview Date
Start Date

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