Job Reference Number: UOS017354

Job Title: University Teacher

Contract Type: Fixed Term 2 Years

Working Pattern: Part Time, working 30%

Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health

Department: Human Communication Sciences

Salary: Grade 8, £39,992 - £47,722 per annum pro-rata

Closing Date: 2nd November 2017


The Department of Human Communication Sciences wishes to recruit a part-time University Teacher with a background in child language and communication for a fixed term appointment.

For this post, we seek candidates with expertise in child language and communication development in the educational context. You will play a key role in delivering and enhancing the department’s teaching and related administrative activities for our distance learning programmes. An important aspect of the job is to provide academic and tutorial support for students enrolled on our advanced certificate and specialist postgraduate courses as part of the Language and Communication in Children (LACIC) programme. Applicants must have a higher degree in a relevant subject area and experience delivering teaching in the higher education context through digital and online media.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the UK’s leading centres for teaching and research in human communication.

The Department offers a range of undergraduate and specialist postgraduate qualifications in the areas of human speech, language and communication. This includes two longstanding pre-qualification courses in Speech and Language Therapy. The Department has a vibrant Communication Clinic which hosts a range of activities for clinical teaching, research and civic engagement.

For more information or to apply please go to the University of Sheffield Jobs page and search for Job Reference Number UOS017354.