Academic English Language Tutor Level 3/4


London College of Communication
London College of Communication - Elephant and Castle
Part time
School of Design

14 June 2018 23:55

3 July 2018
£14,906 – £17,883 (pro rata to £37,265 - £44,708)

The International Introduction to the Study of Design, Media and Screen (NQF level 3) and Level 4: Cert HE Preparation for Design, Media and Screen are one-year courses that provides a practical and theoretical introduction to the varied disciplines of design, media and screen communication, aimed at international students who want to progress to an undergraduate course at London College of Communication.

 Students explore a range of pathways including; graphic design, branding, advertising, journalism, spatial design, public relations, games design, film and photography, underpinned by the study of academic English language. As a 0.4FT Academic English Language Tutor on this course you will work closely with the Course Leaders in enhancing the student experience and contributing to the academic development of this course.

London College of Communication is a pioneering world leader in creative communications education. With the communications sector constantly evolving at a rapid speed, we work at the cutting edge of new thinking and developments to prepare our students for successful careers in the creative industries of the future. Our course provision reflects the breadth of expertise housed within the most diverse creative agency including: journalism, advertising, PR and publishing; photography; film, television and sound; communications and media; graphic communication; spatial communication; design cultures; and interactive and visual communication.

We are looking for an inspirational lecturer with a background in teaching Academic English Language to International students, who is able to appropriately prepare students for undergraduate study at UAL. You will have the expertise, enthusiasm and communication skills to inspire our diverse cohort of students, together with a current and innovative professional practice and/or research profile. A postgraduate qualification is highly desirable as is a teaching qualification. You will have substantial experience of teaching international students and you should be able to demonstrate experience of working with students with a range of incoming IELTS scores, from 4.5 to English speakers. We are particularly interested in candidates who also have specialist knowledge in the area of design, media or screen. We are seeking a team player who is able to work collaboratively with colleagues from other courses in order to develop the subject area. Your talent for developing students’ academic English language skills should be complemented by excellent administrative and organisational skills. 

If you have any general queries, you may contact Lesley Wilkins, Staffing Administrator, or telephone: 020 7514 7985

Appointment to this role will be subject to a criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service before the appointment is confirmed. Having a criminal record will not necessarily bar you from employment. This will depend on the circumstances and background to your offence(s).
At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.

This opportunity is closed to applications.