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Teaching Fellow: EAP Pre-Sessional (Summer)

InstitutionUniversity of Edinburgh
Job TypeFull Time, Fixed Term

Job Details

We are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated EAP practitioners to teach on our BALEAP-accredited pre-sessional programme on campus in Edinburgh in summer 2023. Contracts of 7 weeks (10 July to 25 August 2023) or 11 weeks (12 June to 25 August 2023) are available.

The Opportunity:
You will be joining an experienced and very supportive teaching and professional services team at this leading Russell Group university, as we work together with our highly-motivated students to prepare them to confidently join their academic communities at the University of Edinburgh. Starting your contract with a paid 5-day induction, you will find Edinburgh to be an exciting, positive, creative, challenging and rewarding place to work. We pride ourselves on creating a dynamic working environment where you can develop yourself as an EAP practitioner, whether you are an experienced teacher or in the earlier stages of your EAP career. We offer a competitive salary with three possible entry points within the UE07 grade in recognition of your demonstrated experience and teaching practice.

As a 7- or 11-week EAP Pre-Sessional Teaching Fellow you will use English Language Education’s (ELE) in-house materials to teach and provide formative and summative feedback to students on the University of Edinburgh’s Pre-Sessional Programme. You will be a committed EAP teacher and keen to embrace reflective practice, professional development and collegiality.

Your skills and attributes for success:
*first degree and/or significant experience and standing in a professional, practice-based background relevant to the subject area
*relevant Master’s Degree (or equivalent) or currently engaged in related post-graduate study
*relevant language teaching qualification and demonstrable teaching experience, including UK Pre-Sessionals
*up-to-date knowledge of current theory and practice in teaching, learning, course/materials design and assessment in the subject area
*excellent IT skills and evidence of supporting the integration of technologies into learning, teaching and scholarship

Job Salary & Benefits

Salary Range: Grade 7 : £35,333- £42,155 per annum
Fixed Term: 12  June to 25 August 2023
Full time: 35 hours per week

As a valued member of our team you can expect:

As well as rewarding, interesting work on our recently re-developed programme, and excellent opportunities for your professional development, as a valued member of our team you will also enjoy a wide range of benefits:
*a competitive reward package
*free or subsidised accommodation for the duration of your contract
* a generous holiday entitlement
*possibility to opt into the pension scheme,
*staff discounts and family friendly initiatives. (Access our staff benefits page for further information and use our reward calculator to find out the total value of pay and benefits provided)

Further Information

Applications are now being accepted online via University of Edinburgh Jobs page. The Job Search code is 6203.

Key Information for Applicants :

When submitting your application please include a CV and supporting statement with details of how your knowledge, skills and experience meet those outlined in the job description.

Interviews will be held from 6 February 2023

Closing Date17/03/2023
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