Language Tutor in German

University of Manchester

Applications are invited for the post of Language Tutor in German (0.5 FTE) permanent contract.  from September 1st, 2023 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

The School of Arts, Languages and Cultures (SALC) contains one of the UK’s largest concentrations of high-quality research and teaching in languages and linguistics. SALC is seeking to recruit a fixed-term language tutor to contribute to the teaching activities of German within the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures. We are looking for an excellent language teacher who will provide instruction in German on our language course units and Language Experience for All Programmes (LEAP). The successful candidate will contribute to course design, review and curriculum development, and to assessment at all levels. She or he will also carry out additional, relevant duties, as required by the Head of Department. This position is tenable from 1 September 2023.

The School is strongly committed to the enhancement of excellence, designed to cement the University’s place within the world’s top 25 universities. In REF 2021, Modern Languages and Cultures at Manchester achieved an excellent result. Teaching is a key element of the School’s activity and students at all levels benefit from the breadth of the School in that they can combine languages and pursue interests from a cross-cultural and cross-linguistic perspective. 

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

Blended working arrangements may be considered

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Julia Dobson

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This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.

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