Lecturer in English Language Teaching Ref 21575

School/department:   MAH, Department of Language Studies (English Language)
Hours: Full hours or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need). Must be available and present during the academic year teaching period.  
Location: Brighton, United Kingdom
Contract: permanent 
Reference: 21575
Salary: Lecturer A starting at £40,521 – 44,263 per annum, pro rata if part-time
Placed on:  04 September 2023
Closing date:  11 September 2023 - Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: 25 September 2023
Expected start date: September 2023

Job description

This vacancy is only open to those currently employed by the University of Sussex (Including those employed through Reed, Chartwells, and SEF).

We are seeking a collaborative and dedicated individual to join our department as a Lecturer in English Language Teaching.  This role carries significant responsibilities in the planning, delivery and assessment of the foundation year, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.  Candidates are expected to have a Master’s level or equivalent in ELT, TESOL or related field.

You should be able to demonstrate recent and prior experience teaching, ideally at both undergraduate and postgraduate level and an emerging profile of continuing professional development and/or scholarship profile.  We particularly welcome applicants who work collaboratively and creatively to meet high pedagogical standards in the Department and the School.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to direct informal inquiries to Dr Eljee Javier, Head of English Language (e.a.javier@sussex.ac.uk

 The University of Sussex celebrates and promotes diversity, equality and inclusion amongst our staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds. Applications are particularly welcomed from disabled and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in our department.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification Ref 21575 [PDF 97.56KB]

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

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How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOCX 65.11KB] and fill in all sections.

Email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to jobapps@sussex.ac.uk

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as google.docs or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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