Working at the ELTC

We're one of the largest University-based language schools in the UK, supporting over 3,000 students a year on a range of programmes. Find out more about working at the ELTC, details of any current job vacancies, and information about our work experience programme.

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Current vacancies

Pre-sessional English Language Tutor (fixed-term) - Multiple Posts

Job Reference Number: UOS031067
Salary: £32,344 to £36,382 per annum (pro-rata)
Closing Date: 31 March 2022

Would you like to join one of the biggest and best run pre-sessional programmes in the UK? Our main courses were commended by BALEAP for their excellent organisation and tutor support. If you have a DELTA or equivalent and relevant teaching experience, then we want to hear from you. Our programmes include a week long paid induction which will prepare you to deliver our EAP courses. Further information about dates and criteria can be found in the About the Job document linked below.

About the Job (.pdf, 605 KB)

To apply for any vacancies please click the link below and search for the appropriate reference number.

In our most recent staff survey (2018) 92% of our staff said they were proud to work at the University of Sheffield and 86% would recommend the University as an excellent place to work.

The University of Sheffield was ranked as a Top 100 employer in The Sunday Times Best Not-For-Profit Organisations To Work For between 2016 and 2018 and the University has been named as a top employer for workplace equality for the sixth year in a row by the leading LGBT charity Stonewall, reaching its highest ever ranking of 23rd in 2019.

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Work experience

Work experience placements are not currently available due to the Covid-19 outbreak. We will update this webpage with further details once we're able to begin offering work experience again.

The University of Sheffield takes its public and social responsibility seriously. We are committed to making the world a better place.

This approach is embedded in everything we do, from partnerships with local and global organisations to our research and teaching. As a University department, the ELTC shares this commitment.

One way it does so is by providing young people in the Sheffield region with learning opportunities, and practical experience, which aim to equip them for their future working life.

Staff at the ELTC undertake a range of roles which are reflected in the work experience placements we offer. 

Our placements are designed to be informative and motivating, providing hands-on experience and active engagement.


We can only arrange internships to current students and recent graduates of The University of Sheffield through the University's internship programme.

We are unable to accommodate any internship requests from external organisations or individuals not currently studying at The University of Sheffield. For more information please visit Career Connect.

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