University Teacher in Marine Science Sponsorship Available

March 28, 2024
£37.1 - £44.3 / year

Job Description




UE07 £37,099 to £44,263 per annum (A revised salary range of £39,347 to £46,974 is anticipated to take effect in Spring 2024).

School of Geosciences

Full-time – 35 hours each week.

Contract Type: Fixed-term 15 months


The Opportunity:

We are looking for a University Teacher to teach GeoSciences courses in the Marine Systems and Policies Masters Programme, as well as provide student support and administration. This position is full-time (35 hours per week) for a period of 15 months.

Your abilities and traits for success:

A master’s or doctoral degree in marine science or a related field.

Excellent written and verbal communication abilities.

Good interpersonal and organising skills.

Experience designing teaching materials, methods, and approaches, as well as assessing student performance.

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As a respected part of our team, you should expect:

A competitive salary range of £37,099 to £44,263

A stimulating, cheerful, creative, demanding, and gratifying environment to work.

To be a member of a varied and thriving global community

Comprehensive employee perks include a significant vacation allowance, a defined benefit pension scheme, employee discounts, family-friendly initiatives, and flexible work arrangements. Visit our staff benefits page (opens in a new tab) for a comprehensive list, and use our incentive calculator to estimate your total income and perks.

Championing equality, diversity, and inclusion.

The University of Edinburgh has received a Silver Athena SWAN award in recognition of its efforts to improve gender equality in higher education. We are Race Equality Charter members, as well as Stonewall Scotland Diversity Champions, and we actively promote LGBT equality.

You will be needed to provide documentation of your right to work in the UK before beginning any employment with the university. More information is available on our right to work webpages.(Opens a new browser tab.)

The University can sponsor the employment of international workers in this position. If successful, an overseas candidate seeking sponsorship to work in the UK must meet the UK Home Office’s English Language criteria and apply for and obtain a Skilled Worker Visa.

Please send a CV, cover letter, and a short teaching statement.

Important dates to note

The deadline for applications is April 29, 2024.

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Interviews will be held in the middle and end of May.