The University of York International Pathway College (IPC) seeks to appoint two English Language and Study Skills Tutors to join our core team. Your responsibilities will include teaching approximately 20 hours per week, conducting tutorials, administering and marking high-stakes assessments and providing feedback to students.
The International Pathway College is based in the newly built Piazza building on the University campus. This impressive building houses a range of seminar rooms with interactive digital screens, a restaurant, coffee bar, and unique study spaces. It is also where Student Support are located; this team offer fantastic support to students and regularly liaise with teaching staff to ensure students enjoy their time with us.
You will have an Undergraduate Degree or equivalent, a relevant Teaching Certificate for language teaching, e.g. Cambridge CELTA, and ideally hold, or be working towards (minimum one module completed), a relevant language teaching Diploma e.g. Cambridge ESOL Delta, Trinity Dip TESOL or a PGCE (with relevant subject specialism).
You will have knowledge and experience of ELT within the context of English for Academic Purposes and Higher Education and an awareness of assessment techniques for writing and speaking skills, you will also be able to provide effective feedback.
You will have the ability to plan, manage, organise and assess your own teaching contributions. You will also be able to take on specific administrative activities, paying due regard to detail and timekeeping.
You will be able to contribute to developing new teaching methods and design of programme units, and you will be able to share responsibility for the quality of the programme units You will be proficient in the use of Office IT and software packages, including the basic Microsoft applications.
Interview date: Week commencing 6th January 2020
For informal enquiries: please contact Julia Lancaster on firstname.lastname@example.org
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