[Job Vacancy] Teaching Associate in Translation Studies (Spanish), Aston University

Languages and Social Sciences – Teaching Associate in Translation Studies (Spanish)

Languages & Social Sciences

Location:  Aston University Main Campus
Salary:  £33,199 to £39,609 per annum (pro-rata)
Grade:  Grade 08
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (15 January 2020 to 15 June 2020)
Basis:  Part Time (0.5)
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Wednesday 28 August 2019
Interview Date:  Thursday 26 September 2019
Reference:  R190330

The School of Languages and Social Sciences is an ambitious, expanding, multidisciplinary School with an established reputation for excellence in teaching and research.

The Languages and Translation Studies subject group is seeking to make on appointment for a Teaching Associate in Translation Studies with Spanish for a fixed-term position between 15 January 2020 and 15 June 2020 (5 months). Strong candidates from Translation Studies, especially those with teaching experience in theory modules and a near-native competence in Spanish, are encouraged to apply.

You should have a completed a PG Programme in Translation Studies, have experience of teaching in Translation Studies at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and be able to contribute to the development of the teaching portfolio within Translation Studies. Experience in teaching translation theory is particularly important. The new appointment will also be expected to contribute to the leadership of our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Translation Studies.

Please contact Dr David Orrego-Carmona (Head of Translation Studies) with any queries about the role (d.orrego-carmona@aston.ac.uk).

Further particulars and application forms are available in alternative formats on request i.e. large print, Braille, tape or CD Rom.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact HR via recruitment@aston.ac.uk

Aston University is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.