Job number: ACAD102669
Division/School: School of Modern Languages
Contract type: Fixed term contract staff
Working pattern: Full time
Salary: £32,004 - £36,001 per annum
Location: Bristol, UK
The University of Bristol seeks to appoint a fixed term full-time Teaching Associate in Spanish Language from 1 September 2017 to 31 July 2018.
Hispanic and Latin American Studies is an integral part of a dynamic and forward-looking School of Modern Languages in the Faculty of Arts. Spanish language is studied by highly qualified and well-motivated undergraduates either as a mandatory part of a Single Honours degree, as part of a Joint Honours degree in with another modern language or as part of a Joint Honours degree with another subject. Spanish language is also is also taught to non-specialists as well as specialists as an option to students from all Faculties of the University.
The Teaching Associate in Spanish language will be expected to contribute flexibly across the full range of language teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level. S/he will also support the language team in Modern Languages in the development of the most up-to-date teaching methods and materials and the dissemination of good teaching practice, and will make an administrative contribution to language-related activities, including the Year Abroad.
The successful candidate will have native or near native competence in Spanish and English and both a relevant postgraduate qualification and experience of language teaching, ideally in Higher Education.
Interviews will be held in the week commencing 26 June 2017.
Applications must be made using the University of Bristolís on-line application system. Informal enquiries should be directed to Mrs Carmen Brauning, Interim Language Director for Spanish at firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr Ian Foster, Director of Foreign Language Teaching at email@example.com
The closing date for applications is midnight Thursday 15 June 2017.
To apply, please click here.
The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.