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Language Tutor in Korean (LEAP) – University of Manchester – Deadline September 27th, 2021

Job reference: HUM-017445
Location: Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 27/09/2021
Salary: £27,924 to £32,344 per annum (pro rata)(depending on experience)
Employment type: Permanent
Faculty/Organisation: Humanities
School/ Directorate: Modern Languages and Cultures
Hours per week: 0.5 FTE (0.6 FTE for 10 months + 0 FTE in July and August)
Contract Duration: Permanent

Applications are invited for the part-time (0.5 FTE) post of Language Tutor in Korean, which is tenable from 03rd January 2022, or as soon as possible thereafter, and is offered on an open-ended basis.

In a full academic year, the appointed person will work on a 0.6 FTE basis from 1 September to 1 July, and will have no duties in July and August. Salary will be paid in equal instalments over 12 months.
You must possess near-native command of both Korean and English; demonstrate excellent language-teaching skills; and have an educational background appropriate to the delivery of the specified duties. Experience of teaching and assessing advanced Korean language skills at tertiary level, particularly in the UK, and a track record in curriculum development are highly desirable. You must have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to empathise with students.
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: Professor Karl Posso through his departmental support administrator Steph Holmes at
General enquiries:
Technical support:
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.