Teaching Associate (2 posts)

University of Sheffield - School of Education

Contract Type: Fixed Term until 30.09.2018

Working Pattern: Grades 7. Part-time, working 50%

Faculty: Faculty of Social Sciences

The School of Education is internationally renowned for its research excellence and teaching quality, providing a broad range of undergraduate, postgraduate taught and postgraduate research degree programmes. The School’s business is complex, with a wide range of full-time, part-time, distance and online programmes, some of them taught in overseas locations, making it a vibrant and stimulating environment.

Our student body is growing in diversity, with full and part-time students, coming directly from a range of previous study experiences, from different contexts of educational practice and from different parts of the world. We are respected internationally for our forward thinking teaching and international research.

This fixed-term appointment will contribute to the co-ordination and delivery of teaching within the School of Education.

You will provide teaching support across the School’s undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, including on our suite of distance learning time programmes.

You will be responsible for the delivery of lectures and seminars, undertake marking duties, provide supervision and pastoral support to students and undertake administrative responsibilities on the programmes as required.

The successful candidates will hold a first degree in Education or a related area and have a proven teaching ability, ideally with a recognised teaching qualification. You will have a demonstrable excellence in teaching at undergraduate and/or postgraduate levels and an ability to construct and utilise teaching methods/aids as a means of enhancing student understanding and experience.

We’re one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University’s Total Reward Package includes a competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development.

We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.

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