[Job Vacancy] Lecturer (Chinese Interpreting)

University of Westminster – School of Humanities

Location: London
Salary: £20,857.50 to £23,163.50 per annum (Incl. LWA)
Hours: Part Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 25th May 2021
Closes: 18th June 2021
Job Ref: 50052581

Part Time: 0.5 FTE

Position Type: Academic

Location: Central London

This post is part time and permanent, working 17.5 hours per week. 

The School of Humanities at Westminster is seeking to appoint a 0.5 FTE Lecturer in Chinese Conference Interpreting on our MA Translation and Interpreting. The post holder will be expected to lead the Chinese<>English conference interpreting provision on our programme, contribute to other relevant areas of teaching, including final project supervision, and undertake a range of operational duties as required. 

We are particularly interested in candidates with recent professional experience in both consecutive and simultaneous interpreting, who can bring real-life expertise to our students. You will hold a degree or a post-graduate qualification in conference interpreting and have previous teaching/training experience. 

Selected applicants will be invited to attend an interview and will be asked to present a short teaching sample as part of the interview. 

To apply for this vacancy please click above. Further information can be found in the job description and person specification, which can be accessed through link below. 

At the University of Westminster, diversity, inclusion and equality of opportunity are at the core of how we engage with students, colleagues, applicants, visitors and all our stakeholders. 

We are fully committed to enabling a supportive and safe learning and working environment which is equitable, diverse and inclusive, is based on mutual respect and trust, and in which harassment and discrimination are neither tolerated nor acceptable. 

Interviews in week of 5 July 2021 

Administrative contact (for queries only): Recruitment@westminster.ac.uk